Mission Award

The Mission Award recognizes a full-time, permanent staff member’s exemplary contribution to the achievement of the Crohn’s and Colitis Canada Mission through his or her work.

The deadline date for 2018 Mission Award nominees has now passed.
Nominations for the 2019 Mission Award are now being accepted.

To nominate an individual for the Mission Award, click HERE.

Past recipients:

2017      Charlotte Hall-Coates
2017      Teri McGeachie

2016      Penny Bellhouse

2015      Jacqueline Alvarez

  • Canada has among the highest incidence rates of Crohn's and colitis in the world.
  • 1 in 140 Canadians lives with Crohn’s or colitis.
  • Families new to Canada are developing these diseases for the first time.
  • Incidence of Crohn’s in Canadian kids under 10 has doubled since 1995.
  • People are most commonly diagnosed before age 30.

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