Shifali Keyser from Peoria is inspiring people in the Phoenix area to participate in the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation’s Southwest Chapter’s Take Steps Walk on March 29 at 4 p.m. at Enchanted Island at Encanto Park.

Keyser lives with Crohn’s Disease, which combined with ulcerative colitis, are painful and unpredictable digestive diseases impacting over 1.4 American adults and children including 25,000 in Arizona.

For more information about becoming involved, visit or contact Megan Livengood at (602) 734-1392 or

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