Posts Tagged ‘CCFA’

Giving Back

Wednesday, January 27, 2010 16:51 4 Comments

I think we’ve all been at points of struggle with these diseases where we felt hopeless. For most of us, the J Pouch operation gives us our lives back. It gives us an opportunity to live it. It gives us an opportunity to hope. I have done volunteer work for the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation […]

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She’s Running So Your Intestines Don’t

Monday, December 29, 2008 9:34 5 Comments

January 25th is just around the corner and with it comes the Team Challenge half marathon to benefit the CCFA (Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America). Stephanie has already shared her story and asked for your help. Here is another runner, Julie N.: Why am I running to support the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of […]

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Warriors with Guts!

Tuesday, October 28, 2008 18:45 1 Comment

  Hello everyone! I am writing to your in regards to a cause that is very near and dear to your hearts. We have all taken on the same monsters: UC and Crohn’s. We have spent nights clinging to our toilets (might as well have slept in the bathtub!), shed pounds from malnourishment because we […]

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CCFA Billboard

Friday, July 11, 2008 17:14 Comments Off on CCFA Billboard

 Looks like “times they are a’ chaning” if CCFA is posting billboards to bring disease awareness.  Hopefully you’ll be able to see the billboard details, but the female in the photo is sitting on the toilet and resting her head against the wall with her eyes closed.  It’s a pretty powerful image.  The text reads […]

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