Aware for All: Understanding the Basics
of Clinical Trials
Date: Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Holy Cross Hospital
Professional & Community Education Center
1500 Forest Glen Road
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Educational support is provided by:
Charitable contribution is provided by: SHIRE
Getting to Know Crohn’s & Colitis
Come join us for coffee & dessert while learning about IBD!
Date: Wednesday, May 21, 2014
Time: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Location: Temple Beth Ami
14330 Travilah Road
Rockville, MD 20850
Charitable contribution for this program is provided by: SHIRE
Hampton Roads Take Steps Kick Off
This is a great opportunity to get all the information and tools to become successful
and well-informed Walk Ambassadors ready to talk the walk!
Saturday, June 7, 2014
National Capital Area Take Steps
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Tini's Frozen Yogurt Bar
2861 Lynnhave Drive, Suite 106
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
(10% of the proceeds will go to CCFA)
Saturday, June 21, 2014
Washington Monument Grounds
Thank you to our Sponsors!
Team Challenge is fundraising!
more upcoming half-marathons please contact Karen Byer at 301-287-8494 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Join CCFA at Luke's Lobster
Visit one of Luke's
Lobster's three DC area locations (Penn Quarter, Bethesda, Georgetown) between
4:00 - 9:00 p.m. on Monday, May 19 and they will donate 10% of all sales to
CCFA! For more information, please contact Karen Byer at email@example.com.
Team Tri is recruiting volunteers for the Columbia
Triathlon on Sunday, May 18th.
We need volunteers for the transition and swim areas. It would be 4:45am - 12:30 pm for the
transition area, and 6am - 8pm for the swim area. Please follow the link if interested: http://vols.pt/2HqQiK
Our Inaugural Putt an End to Crohn’s & Colitis Golf
Classic is approaching fast
and you can still join us on the links!
Are you a teenager living with IBD? Then
we need you!
CCFA is creating a new teen website and we are looking for feedback
from teenagers like you. We invite you to join our focus group. If you are
interested or need more details, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org. Your input will help others just like you.
A NEW Parent Support Group will be
coming soon to the Montgomery County area.
The first meeting will be held
information will be available soon.
Seeking Support Group Facilitators:
We are still seeking support group facilitators for
Richmond, VA; Roanoke, VA; Hampton Roads, VA; Charlottesville, VA; and Winchester, VA. Below are the roles and responsibilities
of a CCFA support group leader.
- Establish frequency and time of meetings; assist
in selecting the meeting site, advertising, recruiting and support group
- At the request of group members, invite guest
speakers on topics of interest. Ensure
all guest speakers are approved by the Education & Support Manager.
- For each meeting, keep track of attendance and
provide this information on the next business day to the Education and Support
- Possess effective communication skills to
encourage, impact and explain often difficult topics in an approachable way.
- Other duties as assigned.