Washington DC

Join the Washington DC Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis on 6/3/2017!

Add to calendar 6/3/2017 6/3/2017 America/New_York Washington DC Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis Location Crohn's & Colitis mjohns@crohnscolitisfoundation.org

Location
Washington Monument Grounds
Washington
DC, 20024
Schedule
4:00 PM Check-in and Festival Start

5:30 PM Walk Start 
Walk coordinator
Matt Johns
(301) 287-8494 ext. 5
mjohns@crohnscolitisfoundation.org

Washington DC Take Steps

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

$196,311.97raised

$300,000.00goal

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    Walk Details

    Many patients feel they are alone in their struggle with IBD, not knowing how to explain IBD to others. Take Steps EMPOWERS patients and families while offering a safe and welcoming environment to CONNECT and INSPIRE one another. Walk day is filled with music, food, kid’s activities, local entertainment and most importantly, the company of hundreds of people who truly understand the impact of IBD. 

    THANK YOU to all who participated in the DC Take Steps walk!

    Whether you donated, volunteered, fundraised, or all of the above, we truly appreciate your support! On June 3rd, our walk was attended by more than 500 participants and is on the way to our fundraising goal of $300,000. Patients, caregivers, family, friends and supporters first celebrated at a festival at the National Monument Grounds followed by a walk around the Tidal Basin. 

    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!

    You can continue fundraising through September. The 2018 Washington DC campaign and website will launch in early October.

    Click Here to view photos from walk day!

  • Sponsors
  • Sponsors

    Thank you to our 2017 sponsors! These organizations have shown their commitment to the IBD community by providing much needed funding, volunteer support, and more. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, visit our corporate partners section to learn more.

  • Local Hero
  • Local Hero

    Take Steps Honored Heroes represent everyone in our community who is working to raise awareness and find cures for those with Crohn's and ulcerative colitis.  We couldn't be more excited to introduce our 2017 Honored Hero Winston Wardlaw.

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  • Volunteer
  • volunteer

    Your fundraising propels critical research toward cures and supports patient program for the 1.6 million Americans - that's 1 in 200 people - living with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. Cures are within sight.

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  • Top Fundraisers
    • Kevin Harlen, Colitiscopes
    • Robert Lipnick, Bobby's Buddies
    • Winston Wardlaw, Internal Warriors
    • Jay O'Brien & Annie Bolger, Sandy Spring Bank 
    • Carly Medosch, No Guts = Sucks
    • Tenley Carp, Tenley's Team
    • Richard and Naomi Resnick, Team Richard and Naomi Resnick
    • Julia Korenman, Endo Maniacs
    • Evelyn Hartless, S*&T Happens
    • Roger Cohen, Team Cohen
    • Holly Blankenship, Uh Oh! Gotta Go!
    • Jonathan Glick, Team Glick
    • Tim Donoghue, Team Donoghue
    • Zoe Fischthal, S*&T Happens
    • Lori Esposito, Matching Scars
    • Dani Seltzer, Michael's Crohnnies
    • Mary Jo Medosch, No Guts = Sucks
    • June Perugini, Sandy Spring Bank
    • Trevor Drake, T-bone's Walkers
    • Erin Hemming, T-bone's Walkers
    • Liana Guerra, Liana & Daniel
    • Mark Schneider, Team Kanter Schneider
    • Emily Roessel, Team Young, Scrappy and Hungry
  • Fundraising Clubs
  • Become a Take Steps Hope Giver by raising at least $1,000 or become a Cures Believer by being a top fundraising team in your local market. These top individuals and fundraising teams make a significant impact on the lives of patients by being at the forefront of fundraising. Our Hope Givers and Cures Believers receive special recognition on event day and will also receive:

    Walk Details

    Many patients feel they are alone in their struggle with IBD, not knowing how to explain IBD to others. Take Steps EMPOWERS patients and families while offering a safe and welcoming environment to CONNECT and INSPIRE one another. Walk day is filled with music, food, kid’s activities, local entertainment and most importantly, the company of hundreds of people who truly understand the impact of IBD. 

    THANK YOU to all who participated in the DC Take Steps walk!

    Whether you donated, volunteered, fundraised, or all of the above, we truly appreciate your support! On June 3rd, our walk was attended by more than 500 participants and is on the way to our fundraising goal of $300,000. Patients, caregivers, family, friends and supporters first celebrated at a festival at the National Monument Grounds followed by a walk around the Tidal Basin. 

    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!

    You can continue fundraising through September. The 2018 Washington DC campaign and website will launch in early October.

    Click Here to view photos from walk day!

    Thank you to our National Platinum Sponsor:

    Thank you to our local sponsors