Los Angeles

The 2018 Los Angeles Take Steps Walk is now over, but you can still donate

Location
Tongva Park
Santa Monica
CA
Schedule
10:00 AM Check-in and Festival Start
11:00 AM Walk Start
Staff Contact
Erin Roediger
(310) 478-4513
eroediger@crohnscolitisfoundation.org

Los Angeles Take Steps

Connect with patients, families, healthcare providers, and organizations while fundraising for cures.
 

$222,932.97raised

$222,000.00goal

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    Join The Community

    By joining Take Steps, you will become part of the IBD community, who not only provide support to each other, but who, together, are actively raising money to support the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation fund research into better treatments and ultimately cures for IBD. Join the Take Steps movement to raise funds for IBD and we can celebrate together at your local Take Steps event.

    Click to learn more about the Take Steps experience

    Thanks to you, the Los Angeles Take Steps walk was a tremendous success! Because of your dedication and hard work, we will continue supporting ground-breaking IBD research and patient programs. We hope you are feeling empowered for having made a difference, inspired about the future, and connected to those you met at the event.  

    Whether you donated, volunteered, fundraised, or all of the above, we truly appreciate your support!

    On Sunday, June 3Los Angeles walk was attended by more than 400 walkers and still needs your help to reach our $222,000 goal (though we are really close :)). Patients, caregivers, family, friends, and supporters first celebrated at a festival at Tongva Park 

    Is your donation eligible to be matched by your company? Visit our Matching Gifts Portal to find out. Reach out to your donors and ask them to get their donations matched also! 

     Do you still have donations to turn in? Please mail any donations not yet turned in to Take Steps, Crohn's & Colitis Foundation-Greater LA Chapter, 10350 Santa Monica Blvd, Ste 120, Los Angeles, CA 90025. Be sure to include a note letting us know your name and which team you were on.  

    If you are a Hope Giver (raised more than $1,000 individually), you will receive an email explaining how to claim your post walk incentives shortly.  

    Thank you to our Sponsors: 
    Abbvie
    Takeda
    FilmTrack


      

     

  • Sponsors
  • Community Partners

    Our community partners have committed their time and money to support our mission to cure Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. We want to extend a special thank you to those businesses and organizations who sponsor our event through monetary and in-kind donations, who provide volunteer support before, during, and after the event, and who offer matching campaigns to double or even triple the impact.

    There is an opportunity for you to engage your local business community in your fundraising effort. Please reach out to Erin Roediger, eroediger@crohnscolitisfoundation.org, about involving the places you do business in the fight to find cures – and increase your fundraising thermometer along the way!

     

    See our 2018 partners and learn how you can get involved

  • Local Hero
  • Local Hero

    Our local honored heroes understands first-hand how difficult these diseases can be. They want to support patients like themselves because no one should face the challenges and uncertainty of IBD alone. Honored heroes use their story to raise awareness of these diseases, raise funds in support of the Foundation’s mission, and inspire hope to those living with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

    Read Jacob's Story here

    Read Shari's Story here

  • Volunteer
  • Volunteer

    Thousands of volunteers have helped the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) work toward our mission to find cures for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis and to improve the quality of life of children and adults affected by these diseases. Without our volunteers, we would not be able to provide a high level of support, education, research, and resources to our IBD community.

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  • 10th Anniversary
  • A Decade of Difference

    Even before launching in 2008, patients and families from across the country have been walking to support the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation. Since its launch in 2008, Take Steps has been a powerful force in connecting the patient community and accelerating crucial research into the causes of IBD. Because of the dedication and commitment from more than 300,000 walkers, Take Steps has raised more than $85 million for research efforts.

    Click to learn how we are celebrating our Decade of Difference.

  • Fundraising Clubs
  • Top Fundraising Club

    You make a difference with every dollar you raise, and the more you raise, the greater the impact. As a member of the Take Steps Fundraising Club, you will be recognized by the IBD community as someone who is willing to go the distance to see advancements in important research. How big will your impact be?

    Click to learn more about our fundraising levels and incentive items

    Join The Community

    By joining Take Steps, you will become part of the IBD community, who not only provide support to each other, but who, together, are actively raising money to support the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation fund research into better treatments and ultimately cures for IBD. Join the Take Steps movement to raise funds for IBD and we can celebrate together at your local Take Steps event.

    Click to learn more about the Take Steps experience

    Thanks to you, the Los Angeles Take Steps walk was a tremendous success! Because of your dedication and hard work, we will continue supporting ground-breaking IBD research and patient programs. We hope you are feeling empowered for having made a difference, inspired about the future, and connected to those you met at the event.  

    Whether you donated, volunteered, fundraised, or all of the above, we truly appreciate your support!

    On Sunday, June 3Los Angeles walk was attended by more than 400 walkers and still needs your help to reach our $222,000 goal (though we are really close :)). Patients, caregivers, family, friends, and supporters first celebrated at a festival at Tongva Park 

    Is your donation eligible to be matched by your company? Visit our Matching Gifts Portal to find out. Reach out to your donors and ask them to get their donations matched also! 

     Do you still have donations to turn in? Please mail any donations not yet turned in to Take Steps, Crohn's & Colitis Foundation-Greater LA Chapter, 10350 Santa Monica Blvd, Ste 120, Los Angeles, CA 90025. Be sure to include a note letting us know your name and which team you were on.  

    If you are a Hope Giver (raised more than $1,000 individually), you will receive an email explaining how to claim your post walk incentives shortly.  

    Thank you to our Sponsors: 
    Abbvie
    Takeda
    FilmTrack


      

     

    Thank you to our National Platinum Sponsor:

    Thank you to our local sponsors