2015 Denver Walk - Kids

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We are based in Denver, Colorado. You are not alone, so please feel free to contact us.
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To donate directly to the Rocky Mountain Chapter, please mail checks to: 2280 S. Albion Street, Denver, CO 80222

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Chapter Support Group Meetings

Chapter support group meetings are held regularly in Denver, Colorado Springs, Grand Junction and Loveland. Scleroderma patients, their caregivers, family and friends are welcome.

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Register NOW for Stepping Out to Cure Scleroderma Walk!!

Registration is now open!  Click here to register your team or yourself.  This year’s theme is “Sole Mates”.  Think stepping out, shoes and feet when coming up with your clever team names, outfits, accessories, etc.  New this year, we will also award a prize to the most creative “Sole Mates” team.  What can you and your team come up with?

 

We Need You!

Volunteers are needed to help out with the 9Health Fairs this month (April).  You can help spread awareness by volunteering to host a scleroderma information table at a 9Health Fair near you.  We will provide you with instructions and all materials needed.  It only takes half a day of your time to make a big difference! Please contact us at 303-806-6686 or cochapter@scleroderma.org to sign up.

We'll also need volunteers to help out at our big fundraising event, the Stepping Out to Cure Scleroderma Walk on Saturday, June 18.  This will be a super fun event and we'll need help with things like registration, parking, set-up and much more.  Please contact us at 303-806-6686 or cochapter@scleroderama.org if you're interested.

Stepping Out to Cure Scleroderma Walk & Food Fight Sponsor Information Packets Now Available!

The search is on for businesses who will partner with us on our 2016 events.  Will your business or employer join in on the fun this year?  Do you frequent a business who might want to be a part of supporting this great cause?  Click here for DENVER Stepping Out to Cure Scleroderma Walk sponsorship information.  Click here for NORTHERN COLORADO Stepping Out to Cure Scleroderma Walk sponsorship information.  Food Fight! opportunities include cash sponsorship, participating chefs and auction/in-kind items.

 

Registration Now Open for the 2016 National Conference

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Registration is open for the 2016 National Patient Education Conference from July 29-31 in New Orleans. 

 

 

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About Us

Board of Directors
Theresa Rice, President
Martha Williams, Vice-President
Deanna Ragsdale, Secretary
Michael Noble, Treasurer


Contact Information

Scleroderma Foundation, Colorado Chapter
2280 S. Albion Street
Denver, CO 80222
Phone: 303-806-6686
Email: cochapter@scleroderma.org

Cyndy Besselievre, Executive Director
cbesselievre@scleroderma.org

Andrea Ofiesh, Chapter Manager
aofiesh@scleroderma.org 

Board Members
Jimmy Gonzales
Gloria Jara
Sandee Maas

Medical Advisory Board
Aryeh Fischer, MD, Rheumatologist, University of Colorado Health-Anschutz Campus
Todd Bull, MD, Pulmonologist, University of Colorado Health-Anschutz Campus
Brett Fenster, MD, Cardiologist, National Jewish Health
Kristin Kilbourn, PhD, MPh, Psychologist, University of Colorado Denver
Jason Kolfenbach, MD, Rheumatologist, University of Colorado Health-Anschutz Campus
Michelle MacDonald, MS, RD Clinical Dietitian, National Jewish Health
Paul Menard-Katcher, MD, Gastroenterologist, University of Colorado Health-Anschutz Campus
Katharine Moore, MD, Pediatrics, Children's Hospital Colorado 

 

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Photo Gallery

Look through photo galleries from previous events held by our chapter.

 

 

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Watch videos pertaining to events held by our chapter and a few fun extras. 

 


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