Gutsy Walk Sponsorship

Canadians have more reason to be concerned about Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis than anyone else in the world. Currently 1 in every 140 Canadians live with Crohn’s or colitis and every hour someone is being newly diagnosed with these diseases. Crohn’s and colitis costs Canadians $2.8 Billion annually and Canada has among the highest rates in the world. 

Partner with Crohn’s and Colitis Canada and help end Crohn's and colitis.

Over 20,000 participants have partnered with Crohn’s and Colitis Canada from 60+ communities across Canada, to help fund transformational research and bring medical breakthroughs and better treatments into the lives of children and adults affected by these life-long diseases.
At Crohn’s and Colitis Canada, we firmly believe in creating an exceptional sponsor experience. We are committed to providing distinguished brand recognition within our programming which includes millions of impressions annually. Our marketing opportunities engage both the sponsor and the consumer and delivers a fulfilling branded experience. We are dedicated to our partners and offer a highly accessible and supportive sponsor stewardship team to ensure all of your needs are met. 
Crohn’s and Colitis Canada offers unique ways for your company to be involved with us that will align your brand with and innovative and collaborative patient-focused organization providing access to our diverse patient base and creating memorable experiences for your clients and staff.

Partnering with Crohn’s and Colitis Canada and receive the benefits:
  • Enhance your corporate image and reputation
  • Add value to your brand by visibly demonstrating your support in your community
  • Target key markets and differentiate your company from the competition
  • Create positive publicity and heightened visibility
  • Support a cause that is particularly important to your employees – after all, Crohn’s disease in Canadian children has almost doubled since 1995
We will also work together with your company to find creative opportunities to further engage your employees and clients through our many annual events!

Our families, medical teams and patient network are extremely keen to support the companies that help to make Crohn’s and Colitis Canada programs possible. It is because of sponsors that we can create and deliver outstanding patient programs, increase awareness and advocacy and develop research to find the cures for Crohn’s and colitis or these chronic diseases.

Here are additional ways you can help end Crohn’s and colitis:

  • Form a Corporate GUTSY Team and promote teamwork
  • Make a Corporate Donation
  • Encourage Gutsy Employee Volunteerism
  • Match the Contribution of your Employees/Matching Gifts
To learn more how you can partner with Crohn’s and Colitis Canada to improve the quality of life and experience of people living or affected by Crohn’s and colitis, contact us