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The Shining Stars Foundation provides year-round services centered around unique recreational and social activities, including: adaptive skiing/snowboarding, outdoor education, adventure sports, music, cultural and community events, animal based therapy, and more. Services are delivered through overnight, week-long programs and single day events. 

A majority of programs accommodate the entire family, with a few programs tailored specifically to the child. The Shining Stars Foundation is currently one of the only nonprofits in Colorado and one of few nationally providing long-term, year-round care for children and their families through recreational programming at any stage in their cancer battle, including treatment, relapse, or remission. We continue to be groundbreaking in our ability to safely adapt a diverse range of outdoor adventures to meet the needs of children with a life threatening illness.

WHO WE SERVE

Children living with pediatric cancer or another life threatening illness and their entire family, including siblings, parents, grandparents, etc. The majority of the children we serve range in age from 8 to 18 years old. A special focus is placed on children living with a physical or mental disability as a result of their treatment and/or disease. We service families living across the country from Arizona to Virginia. If you would like more information on becoming a part of our Shining Stars Family, or know a child who would benefit from our services, check out our referral page!


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No Shave November with 9News- 9NEWS and the Shining Stars Foundation are thrilled to partner together for No Shave November. Throughout this month, the men of 9NEWS will put down the razor in an effort to not only get your attention, but to get you to dig deep into your heart to help kids living with cancer. Click here to donate today!

No Shave November with 9News- 9NEWS and the Shining Stars Foundation are thrilled to partner together for No Shave November. Throughout this month, the men of 9NEWS will put down the razor in an effort to not only get your attention, but to get you to dig deep into your heart to help kids living with cancer. Click here to donate today!



2017 Aspen Winter Games - The 2017 Aspen Winter Games will be held this year on March 3-10 at Buttermilk Mountain in Aspen. Save the date! Click here for more information on Winter Games.

2017 Aspen Winter Games - The 2017 Aspen Winter Games will be held this year on March 3-10 at Buttermilk Mountain in Aspen. Save the date! Click here for more information on Winter Games.


Do you know someone who could benefit from our programs?  Visit our referral page, check out the participant application and send it on over to us!

Do you know someone who could benefit from our programs? 

Visit our referral page, check out the participant application and send it on over to us!

You can help kids like Cody today! Click HERE to make your contribution to The Shining Stars Foundation and help create smiles like this all year round!

You can help kids like Cody today!

Click HERE to make your contribution to The Shining Stars Foundation and help create smiles like this all year round!

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