With nearly one in every 200 Americans living with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis, chances are you have a friend, family member, or co-worker connected to these diseases. Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis, collectively known as inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) are painful, medically incurable diseases that attack the digestive system. Take Steps and the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) are dedicated to funding research for treatments and cures.
By joining the Take Steps community, you will fundraise to support mission-critical research and patient support programs for the 1.6 million Americans living with IBD. Our Take Steps walks are family-friendly festivals dedicated to our patients and their families and serves as a celebration for all the hard work and dedication of our community. Our community is a group of patients, loved ones, friends and supporters that EMPOWER and INSPIRE each other to continue the fight against these diseases. Each year we CONNECT with others as we fundraise for cures.
Join Take Steps Today!
Walk as an individual or gather your friends, family, and co-workers to form a team. Registration is simple. If you make a self-donation of $25 or more, you will receive a special thank you gift used to create additional awareness for our patients that suffer in silence. You become an Awareness Builder by fundraising $100 or more and you will receive our exclusive 2016 Take Steps participant t-shirt.
4 Star Charity Rating
CCFA is one of six percent of charities evaluated by Charity Navigator that have received a four-star ranking five years in a row. We are incredibly proud of this designation and the work that we’re doing to support our patients!
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