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!
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.
Click Here to like us on Facebook where you can get the latest updates and timely announcements about Take Steps. To view photos from the walk day:
ZHENG XIAOJIAN, student photographer - Click Here
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Photos taken by our participants - click here
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Thank you to our Sponsors:
We have even extened our post walk incentives deadline! You have two more weeks to qualify for Hope Giver status - new deadline June 17th! Click here to see a complete listing of our current Top Fundriasiers and Hope Givers.
Thank you to all our TEAMS: