Celiac Disease Foundation drives early diagnosis and treatment of celiac disease through advocacy, education and advancing research to improve the quality of life for all people affected by gluten-related disorders. Team Gluten-Free is the community fundraising program that directly supports Celia Disease Foundation. With an estimated 3 million people in the US affected by Celiac disease, there is a critical need to raise awareness and funds. You can plan an active role. Learn more about Team Gluten-Free and become a member today.
Ways to Get Involved: Are you interested in raising funds to support the Celiac Disease Foundation? Our new and improved community fundraising program, Team Gluten-Free, is designed to make that possible — and easy. Join a Team : Find an already scheduled event to join in your area Join as an Individual: Use your interests and […]
Upcoming Events 10.12.14 Boston Half-Marathon 11.2.14 TCS New York City Marathon 12.7.14 San Antonio Rock N’ Roll Half-Marathon How Some of our Team-Gluten Free Members are Making a Difference: Kristen Advocates Through TGF To End Suffering Alex Runs for TGF to Find a Cure Laini Creates Walk-a-Thon to Support Daughter, Mia Zoe and Her Eyeworthy […]
It is easy to raise awareness and funds for medical research for celiac disease. Started as a May Celiac Disease Awareness challenge and now continuing year round, the Week Without Wheat (Barley and Rye) Challenge gives non-athletes an opportunity to tackle a challenge from the comfort of their own home. Pledge to support a loved […]
Celiac Disease Foundation is lucky to have 6 runners supporting Team Gluten-Free. These runners have each committed to raising $3500 as they make their way to the world’s biggest and most popular marathon, the TCS New York City Marathon. The money raised by Team Gluten-Free participants funds Celiac Disease Foundation’s education, advocacy and research programs. […]
Last week, we brought you up to speed on the new and improved Team Gluten-Free, and gave you tips on registering for your own fundraising page. With that underway, it’s time to start thinking about how you’ll fundraise. What type of fundraiser will you host? The best part: There are no wrong answers.
By now, you’ve registered for Team Gluten-Free (if not, do so here), and decided how you’re going to raise funds and awareness for the Celiac Disease Foundation (if not check out last week’s TGF tip). Whether you’ve chosen to participate in an athletic event or plan your own unique fundraiser, it’s important to stay organized and have fun. Below you’ll find everything to need to get started on the right foot.
For the last few weeks, we’ve been helping you ramp up on your fundraising and event planning efforts with tips on how to get started as a member of Team Gluten-Free. Now it’s time to hear from a member about his experience at the LA Rock n Roll Half-Marathon last year.
Your passions and interests can easily be turned into fundraisers. One great way to raise funds for Team Gluten-Free is to ask friends and family to sponsor you in a race or marathon. Any race can be turned into a fundraiser, but below are some examples of races that you could participate in on […]