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Thank you for celebrating the 52nd Chef Tasting + Awards!


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This year’s gala raised $830,000 for research and  programs for IBD patients and medical professionals. Special thanks to our chair, Mitchell Modell, CEO of Modell’s Sporting Goods and congratulations to our honorees, Dr. David Hudesman and Jacob Libin.

More than 700 guests shared an amazing culinary night filled with extravagant dishes by more than 20 restaurants as well as drinks, entertainment by the Foodie Magician, and silent and live auction. 

CCF's 52nd Annual Chef's Tasting Invitation - November 18, 2019
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Highlights from 2018

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Celebrating our
52 year history

This exciting event pays tribute to our brave friends, relatives and colleagues battling Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, while raising money to support our mission of finding cures for these debilitating diseases. This gala was the first ever fundraising event for Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation, and this year we celebrate our 52 year history. 

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Our Chapter

The Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation is a non-profit, volunteer-driven organization dedicated to finding the cures for Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. It was founded in 1967 by Irwin M. and Suzanne Rosenthal, William D. and Shelby Modell, and Henry D. Janowitz, M.D. in New York City. Headquartered in lower Manhattan, this chapter serves all five boroughs.