Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) March 28, 2012
The Philadelphia/Delaware Valley Chapter of the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America will host its 37th annual Got Guts Gala on Saturday, April 21, 2012 at
7 p.m. This is the premier fund-raising event for the Chapter, benefiting Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis patients and their families.
The Gala is an opportunity for the Chapter to recognize individuals for their outstanding efforts to expand research and support services for both the general public and the Crohn’s and colitis community. This year’s honoree is James Lewis, MD, MSCE of Moorestown, NJ, and our 2012 Patient Speaker is Morgan Check, MSN, CRNP of Philadelphia, PA. Diane and Warren Chaiken, of Blue Bell, PA, are the event’s chairpersons and Lu Ann Cahn, NBC-10 Reporter will serve as emcee.
Tickets for the Got Guts Gala are available to the public for $250 per person. Sponsorship packages that include an advertisement in the event e-journal are also available. Attendees will have the opportunity to eat, drink and dance while helping to raise funds for the local charity.
CCFA, a voluntary, non-profit national organization, seeks to cure Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, and to improve the quality of life of children and adults affected by these diseases.
*Formerly known as the Renaissance Ball
WHAT: The 37th annual Got Guts Gala of the Philadelphia/Delaware Valley Chapter of the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA)
WHEN: Saturday, April 21, 2012
WHERE: The Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum
6825 Norwitch Drive, Philadelphia
MEDIA CONTACT: Jessica Brookstein, Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America
(215) 396-9100 or jbrookstein(at)ccfa(dot)org