Long Island

The 2018 Long Island Take Steps Walk is now over, but you can still donate

Location
Belmont Lake State Park
North Babylon
NY
Schedule
12:00 PM Check-in and Festival Start
1:00 PM Walk Start
Staff Contact
Suzanne Beck
(516) 222-5530
sbeck@crohnscolitisfoundation.org

Long Island Take Steps

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

$329,384.43raised

$300,000.00goal

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Cheer on our 2018 Long Island teams

Team Liberto

Team Liberto/Bad to the Crohn's

Shari's team 2017

Shari's Crohnie's

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    Join The Community

    Thanks to you, the Long Island 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 May 6th, the Long Island walk was attended by more than 1,500 walkers and has already surpassed our goal by raising more than $336,000. Patients, caregivers, family, friends, and supporters first celebrated at a festival at Belmont Lake State 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 The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation, Attn: Suzanne Beck, 585 Stewart Avenue Ste 304, Garden City, NY 11530. Be sure to include a note letting us know your name and which team you were on. Please note, checks should be payable to the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation.

    You can continue fundraising all fundraising leading up to September 30th, will count towards awards party rankings. The awards party will take place on TBD, so save the date!

    Click Here to like us on Facebook where you can get the latest updates and timely announcements about Take Steps. 

    Click to learn more about the Take Steps experience

  • 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.

    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 the story shared by our honored hero

  • 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.

    Learn More

  • 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

    Take Steps may be over but we can’t stop until there are cures! 

    All fundraising leading up to September 20, 2018 will count towards awards party rankings. The awards party will take place in November (Date TBD)!

    Top teams and individuals can go above and beyond to provide hope, inspire action, and find cures through fundraising efforts and outreach. These teams and individuals become members of our Top Fundraising Club.  

    Click Here to see Who is a part of our 2018 Top Fundraising Club

    Join The Community

    Thanks to you, the Long Island 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 May 6th, the Long Island walk was attended by more than 1,500 walkers and has already surpassed our goal by raising more than $336,000. Patients, caregivers, family, friends, and supporters first celebrated at a festival at Belmont Lake State 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 The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation, Attn: Suzanne Beck, 585 Stewart Avenue Ste 304, Garden City, NY 11530. Be sure to include a note letting us know your name and which team you were on. Please note, checks should be payable to the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation.

    You can continue fundraising all fundraising leading up to September 30th, will count towards awards party rankings. The awards party will take place on TBD, so save the date!

    Click Here to like us on Facebook where you can get the latest updates and timely announcements about Take Steps. 

    Click to learn more about the Take Steps experience

    Thank you to our National Platinum Sponsor:

    Thank you to our local sponsors