Beads of Courage, Inc. is growing every day, providing innovative, arts-in-medicine supportive care programs for children coping with serious illness, their families and the health care providers who care for them.
The Children’s Diabetes Foundation at Denver was established by Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Davis in 1977 in Denver, Colorado as a non-profit organization dedicated solely to the support of research in childhood diabetes and to provide the best possible clinical and educational programs for children with this disease. The Foundation’s mission is to raise funds to support programs at the Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes where more than 5,000 children and young adults from all over America currently receive care.
Families First of Colorado: Provides services which strengthen families, empower parents, nurture children, and end the cycle of child abuse and neglect. Their vision is to have a community that nurtures children, empowers parents and strengthens families.
Friends of Paha is a not for profit organization committed to raising funds for Camp Paha, a day camp for children and young adults with disabilities throughout the Denver metro area. The organization’s mission is to identify and obtain adequate resources that support Camp Paha’s purpose to provide recreation, education and therapeutic opportunities in a safe and fun day camp environment for individuals with disabilities ages 6-25 from the Denver Metro area.
The mission of The Compassionate Friends: When a child dies, at any age, the family suffers intense pain and may feel hopeless and isolated. The Compassionate Friends provides highly personal comfort, hope, and support to every family experiencing the death of a son or a daughter, a brother or a sister, or a grandchild, and helps others better assist the grieving family.
The Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Colorado grants the wishes of Colorado children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.
At the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids, we are committed to helping families struggling with their son or daughter’s substance use. We empower families with information, support and guidance to get the help their loved one needs and deserves. And we advocate for greater understanding and more effective programs to treat the disease of addiction.