Upstate New York Chapter

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Welcome to the Upstate New York Chapter

The Upstate New York Chapter of the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation holds a variety of events to raise funds and awareness for Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, as well as programs, and resources to provide up to date information about IBD. Learn how you can be part of the Upstate New York Chapter. For more information contact Linda Winston at [email protected]






Meet the Upstate New York Board of Trustees

Meet the members of our chapter's Board of Trustees!

Volunteer or Join a Committee

Our volunteers are instrumental in helping advance our mission. Find out how you can get involved!

Ways to Donate

The Crohn's and Colitis Foundation runs on donations. Gifts will support both the local chapter and national research/support.

Upstate New York Events

Throughout the year, the Upstate New York Chapter holds events to fundraise for our mission, and recognize the accomplishments of distinguished individuals, and come together to support those with IBD. Find out more about how you can attend, support or plan any of these events.

An Evening to Remember Gala

Celebrate the rich volunteer leadership that has brought us to where we are today, with the Upstate New York An Evening to Remember Gala

Team Challenge

Join this training program, and race with us in destinations like Las Vegas and Key West, while raising vital funds to help find cures. 

Take Steps Walk

Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is a family-friendly community walk dedicated to raising awareness and mission-critical funds for breakthrough research, public and professional education, and patient support services.

  To learn how you can be part of the
Albany Take Steps walk Community, email:

[email protected]


Education, Support and Advocacy

The Upstate New York Chapter looks to connect constituents with educational resources and programs, welcoming support groups, and the tools to advocate to improve the quality of life for those with IBD. Additionally, through Camp Oasis, the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation provides children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis a fun, care-free camp experience, surrounded by others who understand living with IBD.


Start making a difference today so that we can continue to improve the quality of life for IBD patients and improve access to care and research funding.

Support Groups

Attend one of the many support groups throughout Upstate New York and connect with others who understand what it means to have IBD.

Camp Oasis

Camp Oasis enriches the lives of children with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis by providing them with a safe and supportive camp community.


103 Patroon Dr #10
Guilderland, NY 12084
United States


(646) 875-2077

Upcoming Events


Albany Take Steps

June 8, 2024

Loudonville, NY


Camp Oasis of Connecticut

August 19, 2024

Winsted, CT
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