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Working together to support Coloradans…

Community Partners, collaborators and supporters help provide the resources we need year round to help others through our education, prevention, research and awareness programs, as well as patient support!

2024 Community Partners

Would you like to become a 2024 Community Partner? Contact monica@coloradoticks.org for information and application!

IGeneX, Inc.
www.igenex.com

IGeneX, Inc. is a specialized clinical reference laboratory focusing on Lyme disease and other associated Tick-Borne diseases.  IGeneX, Inc. was founded in 1991 and since then has provided personalized service to private practice physicians, hospitals, and other clinical reference laboratories worldwide. IGeneX is recognized worldwide as offering the most comprehensive testing available by hiring highly skilled professional laboratory personnel and using the most advanced techniques and instruments.

Sawyer Products
www.sawyer.com

At Sawyer Products, We Keep You Outdoors and protected from Lyme Disease with our odorless after drying fabric insect treatment, Permethrin. From the sidewalks of Manhattan to the thick woods of Maine, Sawyer Permethrin will repel and kill ticks mosquitoes, chiggers, mites, and 55 others species of insects for 6 weeks or 6 washes when applied to clothing and gear.  When paired with a topical repellent such as our Picaridin or Deet repellents, you will have your optimal repellency.  Sawyer has been Community Partners since 2018. For more information on all of their products, please visit www.sawyer.com/gearsafe/

Insect Shield
www.insectshield.com

Buying and wearing clothes treated with permethrin can help reduce your chance of a tick bite. It protects against mosquitoes and other biting insects too! Shop Insect Shield through this link and COTBDAA will receive 10% of the purchase price! Monies that can be for our efforts in education, prevention, research and advocacy, including patient support. Protect yourself, your family and pets from exposure to ticks. Click here to start shopping! 

Ravel Health
www.ravel.health

Ravel Health — Changing the Way You’re Treated

Get paired with experienced, curated Lyme and mold-literate practitioners dedicated to your healing through virtual care visits and personalized testing and treatment protocols, all from the comfort of your own home.

Chronic symptoms of Lyme, mold and other-hard-to-diagnose conditions can unravel people’s lives. Insurance companies rarely cover the cost of anything for patients with long-term symptoms, and most providers find our conditions mysterious and challenging. Ravel is changing all that by creating a patient journey that is on-demand, affordable, and tailored specifically to your unique needs.

  • Ravel Health is accepting reservations for 30 more patients through January 31, 2024, and will proceed with the onboarding process on a first-come, first-served basis. If you, or any of your family, friends or colleagues reside in Colorado and are interested in participating, please email Jaime at jaime@ravel.health or Kevin at kevin@ravel.health to reserve a spot.

Non-Profit Partners

Lyme Disease Association, Inc.
www.lymediseaseassociation.org

Lyme Disease Association, Inc. is a national all-volunteer run non-profit organization; leaders dedicated to Research, Education, Prevention and Patient support. LDA has provided educational grants in support of the Rocky Mountain Forums as well as the COTBDAA educational brochures. We work cooperatively with organizations all over the US through our partner affiliation with LDA Net.

Center for Lyme Action
centerforlymeaction.org

Center for Lyme Action is a 501c4 dedicated to growing federal funding for Lyme disease in an effort to make Lyme disease easy to diagnose and simple to cure. Values are: bi-partisan, inclusive, humane, and scientific. COTBDAA supports the annual efforts of CLA to grow federal funding for Lyme and other tick-borne diseases. Join these annual efforts as an advocate here!

COTBDAA Supporters

Moonlight Pizza & Brewpub
www.moonlightpizza.biz

Great food…great people! Moonlight Mondays at Moonlight Pizza and BrewPub. On Moonlight Monday 10% of their daily sales are donated to community organizations. COTBDAA was the grateful recipient of a Moonlight Monday donation annually since 2017. In 2020, COTBDAA donated back the money raised in appreciation of the fantastic Moonlight employees during a very difficult time. The 2024 Moonlight Monday COTBDAA fundraiser is scheduled for May 6th to kick off Lyme & Other TBD/Conditions Awareness Month! Join us! 

COTBDAA Research Collaborators

Ticknology
Dr. Heather Szerlong, PhD.
www.ticknology.org

Bird Conservancy of the Rockies
www.birdconservancy.org

COTBDAA Education/Prevention Collaborators

Chaffee County Public Health
www.chaffeecounty.org