Children’s Gala

Sept. 17, 2022

The Children’s Gala tradition returns in person on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2022, at the Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center. This year will mark the 45th anniversary of this beloved event, which directly benefits the areas of greatest need at Children’s Hospital Colorado.

For over 4 decades, Children’s Gala guests have contributed more than $43 million in support of critical care, groundbreaking research, and healthy outcomes. We look forward to celebrating with our community through this special mission moment!

Jim Gaffigan

Headlining entertainment

Jim Gaffigan is a five-time Grammy nominated comedian, actor, writer, producer, two-time New York Times best-selling author, two-time Emmy winning top touring performer, and multi-platinum-selling recording artist. He is known around the world for his unique brand of humor, which largely revolves around his observations on life.

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Join us

Saturday, Sept. 17, 2022
6:00 p.m. – Midnight

Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center
650 15th St.
Denver, Colo., 80202

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If you would like to make a donation through the Gala, or would like to pay for your paddle raise pledge, you can do so through the button below.

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Sponsorship opportunities

By sponsoring this premier evening, you are supporting critical care, groundbreaking research and healthy outcomes at Children’s Colorado. Sponsorships range from $7,500 – $100,000.

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Thank you to our 2022 sponsors

Imagine Sponsors

Garrett & Karen Baum / Kevin, Sylvia, and Tamra Schneider
Marcy & Bruce* Benson
Crothall Healthcare
MDC/Richmond American Homes Foundation
Betsy Searle and Family*
The Solich Fund

Platinum Sponsors

Akers* Foundation
The Anschutz Foundation
Laura Barton* & William Matthews
Castle Rock Autoplex
Tom & Tami* Jorden
The Kerr* Family
Chris and Scott Morrison
Craig Ponzio*
The Salah Foundation*
Anna & John J. Sie Foundation
S.O. Asher Consultants Ltd.
Wagner Equipment Co.

Gold Sponsors

Alpine Bank
Carolyn and Michael* Asher
Bow River Capital
Buckeye Ranch
CJL Consulting, LLC
Children’s Hospital Colorado Heart Institute
“Cocktails and Dreams” by Marisa Wiktor, DO and Melissa Brooks Peterson, MD
Davis Graham & Stubbs LLP
The Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine
Denver Broncos
John & Jocelyn Ege
The Faricy Boys
Kathy & John Fenley
GH Phipps
Griffis Gives
Anne Hanson
JP Morgan Chase & Co
Robert & Colleen Joyce
King Soopers
Jared Kleinstein, Melissa Wagasky, and Fresh Tape Media
Land Title Guarantee Company
Lockton Companies
Amy Millisor Family Foundation
Mission Hill Hospitality
Sachi & Jeff* Osatinski
Plante Moran
RJ Clark Family Foundation
Sapphire Hill Global
Janie and Rick Stoddard* Family
Anne Schuster and Duncan Wilcox
The True Family
University of Colorado Anschutz Chancellor’s Office, and CU School of Medicine
ZGF Architects / McCarthy

Silver Sponsors

Beacon Pointe Advisors*
The Beautiful and Most Fun Crew
Boulder Associates Architects
The Calamari Family*
Randy Carter
Children’s Hospital Colorado Anesthesiology
Children’s Hospital Colorado Oncology/Hematology/BMT
Colorado Rockies Baseball Club
Fortis Law Partners and Full Velocity Consulting
Tara Friedman
Reid & Katie Ginder
Granite Properties
Kaplan, Tomme and David Kaplan Family
Bliss & Jason Lilley
Michelle Lucero
The Martins
MTech Mechanical
Evi and Evan Makovsky & NAI Shames Makovsky
The Murdy Family
RJ Clark Family Foundation
Shea Properties*
Victoria Quintana*
Betsy L. Rodriguez
Raphe & Nancy Schwartz
Matt & Stephanie Seebaum
Kathie Seerup
Britney Spears
United HealthCare
Caryl L. Wojcik
Hildy and Jack Wold
The Melvin and Elaine Wolf Foundation, Inc
Xcel Energy

*denotes member of Board of Directors or Board of Trustees

Participate in fundraising events

Join us for events benefiting Children’s Hospital Colorado

Participating in events is a great way to show your support for Children’s Colorado and the patients and families who depend on us for care. You can make a difference by joining us as an attendee, volunteer or sponsor.

Host a community fundraising event

Whether you would like to put on a chili cook-off, start your own 5k run/walk or host a gala, we’re here to help and are grateful for your support.