Fundraisers & Awards

Aspen Elks Lodge Golf Tournament

Each year, the Aspen Elks Lodge #224 hosts a golf tournament in Aspen, CO. Proceeds benefit the Shining Stars Foundation - and boy, do these Elks know how to have a good time! This year's tournament was another rousing success, and we are so grateful to the Elks Lodge for all of the hard work they put into this event. Huge thanks go out to all of the 2017 sponsors:

Copito Family | Aboodi, Hoffman, and Barnes Families | Red Mountain Grill | M&W Properties | A Ok Plumbing and Heating | Alpine Bank | Aspen Junior Hockey | The Hagertys | Charles Cunniffe Architects | Dahl of Glenwood Springs | Mountain Temp Services LLC | Cheeseburger in Paradise | Pediatric Partners | Poss Architecture and Planning | George T. Sanders Company | Tom and Carolyn Moore |

Thank you to Gary Lacouter, Kim Kaler, Will Snyder, Jerod Day, and the many Elks members who organized this amazing tournament!

Bites & Bottles Presented by NACE Denver

We are so grateful to have been chosen to be a partial beneficiary of proceeds from the annual Bites & Bottles event this year! As always, the Greater Denver Chapter: National Association for Catering and Events put on a wonderful event that featured delicious bites, yummy libations, great music, and auctions full of goodies.

Super Fun Steamboat Show

Thank you to Todd Danielson and our volunteer adaptive ski instructor, Calder Young, for being part of
a fundraiser called The Super Fun Steamboat Show to benefit the Shining Stars Foundation. This variety
show is put on in Steamboat Springs by a bunch of big-hearted locals who perform for different
non-profit organizations throughout the year. Thank you, Calder, for supporting the Shining Stars


The Lions Club of the Fraser Valley

The Lions Club of the Fraser Valley awarded local non- profits, including the Shining Stars Foundation, grant money at their annual awards luncheon at the YMCA of the Rockies Snow Mountain Ranch. Accepting the award on behalf of the Shining Stars Foundation is Director of Outreach Programs, Cookie Ready. We are so grateful for the support we receive from the Lions Club of the Fraser Valley!