Gutsy Walk Planning Meeting

Ribbon cutting at Gutsy Walk start line
Join the Ottawa-Gatineau committee and help us plan the 25th annual Gutsy Walk at Terry Fox Athletic Facility. Whether you're new to volunteering or a seasoned- pro, everyone is welcome to lend a hand and contribute to the success of our largest national fundraiser!
Location  • 
Dymon Storage - Lincoln Fields
Ottawa
Category  •  chm

  • Canada has among the highest incidence rates of Crohn's and colitis in the world.
  • 1 in 140 Canadians lives with Crohn’s or colitis.
  • Families new to Canada are developing these diseases for the first time.
  • Incidence of Crohn’s in Canadian kids under 10 has doubled since 1995.
  • People are most commonly diagnosed before age 30.