UTICA — The Take Steps Walk, hosted by the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation Upstate Northeastern New York Chapter, will be held Sunday, Sept. 30 at the Masonic Care Community, 2150 Bleecker St.
This year marks the eighth annual Utica walk. It encourages those living with these digestive diseases, their families and the community to come together, have fun and raise the critical funds needed to find better treatments and ultimately a cure for Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.
Registration and festivities begin at 9:30 a.m., with the walk program to follow at 10:30 a.m.
2018 Take Steps Walk honored heroes are 11-year-old Ava Acker, and Amanda Lekki-Tomaino Master of Ceremonies is Jason Powles, WKTV news anchor.