ChildSafe is a proud affiliate agency of Realities for Children and we were on hand for the kickoff of their annual Night Lights event. Our Billing Coordinator Candace Coffey and Resource Development Coordinator Saja Hindi braved the chilly night to enjoy the festivities and deliver information about our mission and programs.
On Sunday, October 20, 2013 ChildSafe co-hosted the Boo-lathon bowling tournament with the Child Advocacy Center and the Fort Collins Kiwanis Club. It was a successful event and everyone had a fantastic time.
On Friday, August 23, 2013 Dohn Construction hosted their 6th Annual Charity Golf Tournament at Pelican Lakes Country Club in Windsor. It was a beautiful day with a lot fun activities in addition to the golf. They were able to raise almost $19,000 which was all donated to ChildSafe! A special thanks to the folks at Dohn, the people at Pelican Lakes and everyone that participated.
On Thursday, August 1, 2013 ChildSafe was the recipient of a fundraising event at the Fort Collins Rio Grande Restaurant hosted by SoRewarding. It was a great event to promote awareness of ChildSafe and our mission. Thanks to everyone who attended!
ChildSafe hosted the Fifth Annual Art Thrives event at the Fort Collins Country Club. Art Thrives! was a wonderful success thanks to our great supporters, artists, sponsors, and our staff! Thank you!!! We raised over $28,000 dollars to help us continue our mission and allow us to provide our services to anyone that needs them regardless of their ability to pay. The keynote speaker was Tom Wilberton, who knows first hand how devasting child sexual is, gave an extremely moving account of the tragic events in his life.
At Art Thrives 2012 Tom Wilberton was kind enough to offer his services as a chef and put two catered dinners into the auction. On Saturday June 1, 2013 we had the opportunity to help cater the second one! Clinical Director & Co-Founder Val Macri-Lind and Finance Manager Jeff Andersen joined Tom as his sou chefs. Everyone really enjoyed the meal and experience.
Fine and Funky is a great little shop in Timnath that features unique jewelry, purses and other accessories. If you haven't been there, your missing out! They were kind enough to hold another event for us on Saturday, June 1, 2013.
Trivia Bowl 2013 was a huge success!!! Thanks to everyone that participated in the trivia & the silent auction. A special thanks to the people at Ptarmigan Country Club, the sponsors, the businesses and individuals that donated the fantastic silent auction items, and the volunteers that set everything up!!! We look forward to seeing everyone again next year!