In honor of Child Abuse Prevention Month, Illuminate Colorado will be highlighting some of our statewide child abuse prevention partners in a new blog series. Follow along and learn about the different ways that individuals and organizations engage in CAP Month around the state!
Our final CAP Month Partner Highlight will share the winners of the #Pinwheels4Prevention Photo Contest, held in partnership with #CO4Kids, the Kempe Foundation, & the Get Grounded Foundation. Thank you to everyone that participated and congratulations to our winners!
1st Place – Foster Source – $1,000 Grant
Foster Source serves foster parents and foster children all over Colorado. We love helping foster parents help foster children heal.
2nd Place – Foster Together Colorado – $500 Grant
Foster Together Colorado is changing the way the average person thinks about foster care through storytelling and neighbor-to-neighbor support.
3rd Place – Mount Saint Vincent Home – $250 Grant
The staff at Mount Saint Vincent helps raise awareness of National Child Abuse Prevention Month. Every child deserves a safe and loving home.
Looking Forward from Child Abuse Prevention Month: Strengthening Colorado Families is a Year-Round Effort
Colorado saw lots of wins for children and families during Child Abuse Prevention Month, but the work isn’t over. Learn how you can help us strengthen families, organizations, and communities all year long…
Celebrating Leaders in Child Maltreatment Prevention at the 2023 Illuminate Colorado Pinwheel Breakfast
On April 13th, the Illuminating Leadership Awards were held, celebrating the contributions of exceptional individuals, groups of individuals, and organizations who have furthered our collective mission to strengthen families, organizations and communities to prevent child maltreatment.
A Day in Photos: Illuminate Colorado Celebrates Child Abuse Prevention Month at the Capitol
On April 3rd, Illuminate Colorado spent the day at the Colorado State Capitol celebrating the beginning of Child Abuse Prevention Month– and we took photos!