The Youth Rally

Each year, the Youth Rally hosts kids and teens living with conditions of the bowel and bladder at a college campus for a 5-night one of a kind camp experience that promotes independence, self-esteem, learning, friendship, and FUN!

July 8th - 13th, 2019 Youth Rally in Seattle, WA


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Pineapple's 2018 a'WEAR'ness Event

pineapple's fundraising flyer

Formerly "Pineapple's Cruise for Crohn's and Colitis" this is a day of celebration for all those who "wear" ostomies and those living with conditions that may someday lead to bowel/bladder diversion surgery!  All proceeds to benefit 2018 Youth Rally programming and camper sponsorship!

Included in your ticket purchase : food catered by NORTHSTAR HOUSE, complimentary draft beer (donated by The Westy), cash bar, live music by the NOTORIOUS STRINGBUSTERS, and access to an amazing SILENT AUCTION (that'll end ~3:30pm)!

Adults: $20

Kids* (12 and under): $10

*kids under 4 = FREE!

Join us Sunday, June 24th at "The Westy", 516 W. State St. in Ithaca, NY anytime from 1pm-4pm!! (sadly kids must vacate when The Westy opens its doors to the public at 4, but adults are welcome to stay!)

Can't make the event, but wish to contribute? Donate here:

Special thanks to this years' Silent Auction donors to date: The Westy, NorthStar House, Elaina Rogers, The Rhine House, LaTourelle Hotel & Bistro, Frenchie's Bijoux, Red's Place, Just-A-Taste, The Ithaca Sciencenter, Maxie's Supper Club & Oyster Bar, The Proper Puss, Emmy's Organics, Hasbro, Forty Weight Coffee Roasaters, CNY Tubs, Agava Restaurant, The Pilates Room & Antigravity Studio, Island Health & Fitness, Hunt Country Vineyards, Two Goats Brewing, Lucky Hare Brewing, Finger Lakes Distilling, Bacchus Brewing Company, Atlas Bowl, Dan Smalls Presents, Gimme! Coffee, Rasa Spa, Elaan Greenfield Designs, The Finger Lakes Cider House, The Watershed, and Tioga Downs Casion Resort


kid painting

Join host - and Youth Rally WOC Nurse - Rachelle Sideris for the 2nd annual Paint and Sip Fundraiser to support Youth Rally camper sponsorship. $45 ticket price includes a guided lesson (from a professional artist), all painting materials as well as complementary food and non-alcoholic beverages (cash bar is open). Your creation is yours to take home and proudly display! Come and have fun while supporting an amazing cause!


Date: Saturday, April 21st, 2018

Time: 11:15am-2:30pm (bar opens at 11:30am)

Location: Muse Paintbar, 837 Franklin Avenue, Garden City, NY, 11530

ostomy awareness day