(PRWEB) June 14, 2013
Attention: Assignment Editors/Event Producers
June 13, 2013
WHAT: Philadelphia/Delaware Valley Chapter of the Crohn’s &
Colitis Foundation’s 20th annual Guts & Glory 5K Run
WHEN: August 18, 2013
7:00 a.m. – 8:15 a.m. - registration
8:30 a.m. - race
WHERE: Aquatic & Fitness Center
1735 Simpson Ave.
Ocean City, N.J.
CONTACT: Dawn Halsey Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America
215-396-9100 ext. 2, dhalsey(at)ccfa(dot)org
Trade in your sandals for sneakers on August 18th to support the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation. Proceeds from the run benefit research, education and support programs for patients and families coping with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, which are chronic digestive disorders of the small and large intestines collectively known as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Currently, Crohn’s and colitis affect an estimated 1.4 million Americans.
To register for the race, visit http://online.ccfa.org/gutsandglory, or to find out more information, contact the Philadelphia/Delaware Valley CCFA office at 215-396-9100 or visit http://www.ccfa.org/chapters/philadelphia.
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.