Griffith Centers for Children Fundraising Events

Each year Griffith Centers for Children Chins Up holds several fundraising events to help continue our mission of helping Colorado youth and their families. Not only do these events help us raise money, it is an opportunity to give back to our community and share the joy of our success.

2017 Steers and Beers Brewfest

Starts: 2:00pm Ends: 8:00pm on August 26, 2017

Over 80 breweries and distilleries pouring hundreds of samples! Festivities will kickoff with a VIP session from 2-4pm. Attendees will be able to sample some allocated and premium beers and whiskeys that will only be available during the VIP session. Spend some time chatting with brewers in an intimate atmosphere. Immediately following the VIP session we will open it up to General Admission from 4-8pm. …

90th Celebrations!

We are proud to share that over the past 90 years Griffith Centers for Children Chins Up has touched the lives of 40,000 children and families! In this special year, we invite you to join us in celebrating 90 years in two major locations in our history.  

Colfax Marathon

Starts: 6:00 a.m. All Day on May 20th and 21st

Run, get fit, have fun, and raise money and awareness for us. May 20th & 21st, 2017 – Enter the race of your choice (Run the Marathon, Half Marathon, 10 Miler, Relay, OR run or walk the 5K) – 100% of the money you raise for us goes to directly to Griffith Centers for Children Chins Up – Stay for great food and entertainment at …

Griffith’s Kitchen – Culinary Competition

Starts: 6:00pm Ends: 9:00pm on September 14th, 2017

  This is a culinary competition of top chefs in Colorado Springs partnering with a student in Griffith’s Culinary Program for a fun-filled night of delicious food, a silent auction, and entertainment! The 4th Annual Griffith’s Kitchen will be held September 14th, 2017 at the Garden of the Gods Collection! With a gorgeous view and thanks to a generous partnership with Griffith, the Three Graces …

2017 Annual Golf Tournament

Starts: 8am on June 29, 2017

Thank you for joining us for Griffith Centers for Children Chins Up 10th Annual Golf Tournament on June 29th, 2017 at the Golf Club at Bear Dance!  Participants experienced one of Colorado’s most scenic public courses with mountain views, dramatic elevation changes and native wildlife just a tee shot away, all while raising funds to support children and families facing challenging life circumstances with academic, …

Peak Challenge Mountain Ascent

on August 5th & 6th, 2017

The Annual Peak Challenge offers corporations, businesses, service clubs and individuals the opportunity to sponsor a 14,000 ft. peak in Colorado. On the first weekend in August groups have the option of mountain climbing with an experienced leader or simply providing their financial support.

on August 5th & 6th, 2017