How many prevention promotion points have you earned today?
The llluminate Colorado annual gala has always been dedicated to lighting the way for passionate individuals, dedicated professionals and impactful organizations to make a difference in the lives of kids in Colorado. Just like everything else this year, we are doing things differently to live out our mission and continue to reach community members, people parenting and professionals.
Help Us Light the Way in 2021
- Fundraising Goal – $25,000 13% 13%
Earn Points Promoting Prevention
Show Your Commitment to Building Brighter Childhoods
Your actions everyday light the way toward brighter childhoods in Colorado. Earn your points by completing the entry form below to let us know how you promoted prevention each day through the end of 2020.
- Light your luminary on Saturday, December 5th to let your community know you are committed to build brighter childhoods. – 1 Point
- Visit us on social media – 1 Point
- Explore our new website – 1 Point
- Make a donation – 1 Point
- Try one of the 50+ ways to strengthen families – 1 Point
- Post a picture and mention us on social media using #LightTheWayCO – 1 Point
No limit to the number of entries. Point totals will be announced on Dec. 31st on this page. A random entry will be chosen to WIN A FREE PINWHEEL GARDEN. See contest entry form below for details and more ways to earn points today!
What Your Support Means to Us
We harness the power of government, business and philanthropy and the nonprofit sectors to effectively strengthen families together.
$25 enables us to provide one week of support to a parent facilitator for a Circle of Parents group.
$50 empowers us to train one person to prevent child sexual abuse in their community.
$110 supports one day of care for one child on an Illuminating Child Care mobile child care classroom.
$150 enables us to provide Caregiver & Me Bloom Yoga Class with up to 10 families for free
$600 supports a Circle of Parents group for three month’s worth of food
$1,000 empowers members of the Substance Exposed Newborns Family Advisory Board to participate in a quarterly meeting
Earn Your Light The Way Points Today!
Point totals for community members lighting the way will be posted on December 31st! Check back then to see how hard everyone is working to promote prevention!
Share Your Experience
Join us by sharing your lived experiences with policymakers or contributing your story to the narrative in Colorado promote positive community norms that strengthen families.
Communities have a huge influence in families’ lives. Look for ways to promote protective factors in your community and put prevention in action with the children and families in your life.
Support Our Work
Your investment empowers us to strengthen families, organization and communities to prevention child maltreatment in Colorado.
News & Updates
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We know that access to child care is critical for all parents and caregivers in order for children, families and communities to thrive. So it was fairly easy to recognize the need for a mobile child care classroom to serve Colorado families when they need it the most....
Are you passionate about strengthens families, organizations and communities to prevent child maltreatment? Illuminate Colorado is growing our board of directors. We are seeking passionate, dedicated individuals representing multi-cultural perspectives and/or life experiences to join our Board of Directors.