Baltimore Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis

Event Details

Location: West Shore Park, Inner Harbor

Date: 6/14/14
Check-in and Festival Start: 4:30 PM
Walk Start: 6:00 PM


Walk Coordinator:
Misty Keens

Phone: 443-276-0861 ext. 2

Platinum Sponsor:

Goal = $200,000.00

Achieved = $220,983.87

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Baltimore Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis

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Get a "Bird's Eye" view of the TAKE STEPS BALTIMORE EXPERIENCE!!!  CLICK HERE!!!!

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What a day!!!! 


 Thanks to your efforts, not only did we have the largest walk for our chapter to date, we also raised a record-breaking $230,000 to fund ground-breaking research in the fight against Crohn's and Colitis!!  YOU are the reason we are that much closer to a cure!!


We'd like to thank all of our sponsors, our Board of Directors, our Revenue Chair, Doug Link, the highest revenue producing team IN THE COUNTRY, Host Hotels and Resorts, the largest team IN THE COUNTRY, Team New Psalmist with 326 registered participants, lead by a member of our National Board of Trustees, Bishop Thomas, all our Loud and Proud teams, Always Recycling, Pat's Crohn's Crew, Team Redmiles, our honored hero Jordyn Baylin and her team Drama Club, the Take Steps Planning Committee, our in-kind sponsors, our volunteers, our team captains and all of our participants!   It is because of you that we are "Taking Steps" towards a cure!!


I want to also send a huge shout out to our irreplaceable Board Member, Tricia Rust, for her service and company, Kerley Signs, donating ALL the signs and banners for our event!  Thank you, Kerley Signs!!

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Many thanks to our Presenting Sponsors!!!

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We are already looking at ways to make next year even better and as we go into the summer, why not get a jump-start on fundraising for 2015?  Lots of great summer-related fundraisers out there!  We're really looking forward to seeing all the familiar faces in 2015!! 


 Check out some walk day pictures by clicking on the "walk details" button up top!!


Individual Walk Day Incentives are below.  If you DID NOT pick up your Walk Day incentives, you may stop by our office on June 26th from 8 am - 3 pm to pick them up!  Our address is 1201 S. Sharp St. Suite 107 Baltimore, MD 21230.  Any participant that raised over $1000 is eligible for a Take Steps Walk Day t-shirt and post-walk incentives.  If you qualify, you will be notified by email.  YOU MUST REPLY TO THE EMAIL TO CLAIM THE INCENTIVE!!

2014 Individual Walk Day Incentives!

- Raise $100 and get a Take Steps T-shirt

- Raise $250 and get a Take Steps T-shirt and a Take Steps Hat

- Raise $500 and get a Take Steps T-shirt, a Take Steps Hat and a Take Steps long-sleeved T-shirt

- Raise $1000+ and be eligible for post-walk incentives (Hats and long-sleeved T-shirts are NOT cumulative)


Valid for all individual fundraising participants.  Incentives based on individual total, not team total.

Example 1 - Jack and Jill are both members of Team Jack.  They each raised $125 individually, making their team total $250.  They each receive a T-shirt.

Example 2 - Jack raised $300, while Jill raised $65, bringing the team total to $365.  Jack would receive a T-shirt and a hat.

Example 3 - Jack is the only person on the team that fundraised  and reached $600 for Team Jack.  Jack brings 5 family members to the walk. Jack would receive 1 T-shirt, one hat and one long-sleeved T-shirt.

Example 4 - Bobby is not registered on Team Jack but he donated $100 to Jack and has come to walk with him.  Jack would receive a T-shirt.

Example 5 - Billy is a registered team member on Team Jack.  He donated $100 to Jack but did not  raise any funds on his own.  Jack would receive a T-shirt.  If Billy would like to receive the T-shirt instead, he could make the $100 a self-donation, credited to his account on Team Jack OR he could make the $100 donation to Jack and raise an additional $100 to be credited to his personal membership within Team Jack.

 Example 6 - Billy's team has raised $2500, with Billy raising half, $1,000 individually.  Billy will receive a t-shirt and will be eligible to claim post-walk incentives.

*All money raised by individuals on a team will be credited to the overall Team goal, however, the money will be tracked through the individual's fundraising efforts per each member's account and the money collected individually determines the individual incentives.