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SKSF's 8th Annual Bowl for the Green Bowlathon

BOWL FOR THE GREEN at the 8th Annual Bowl-a-Thon Benefiting SKSF programming for children and adults with developmental disabilities and their families Special Kids Special Families will hold its 8th annual Bowl-a-Thon fundraiser from 2-5pm on Saturday, March 18th at King Pin Lanes on 3410 N Academy Blvd. in Colorado Springs. …See More
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Santa makes an early visit to children with disabilities at Zach’s Place

December 10, 2016: By  / FOX21 News; The big man in red made an early stop in Colorado Springs Friday at a very special organization called Zach’s Place, a respite center for children with disabilities.  They held their annual holiday party Friday featuring Santa, food and fun – all donated from local organizations. Every child received a gift at the memorable event.“Events…See More
Dec 13, 2016
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Laugh for a Great Cause at Night of Comedy Event to Support Local Non-Profit and Children with Disabilities

Laughing and humor is infectious and when shared, binds people together and increases joy and intimacy especially when it’s for a good cause!  As Presenting Sponsor and continued supporter of local non-profit Special Kids Special Families (SKSF), Peoples Bank invites you to the 5th Annual Night of Comedy signature event to help raise funds for Zach’s Place at the Laurie Hillyard Family Center, SKSF’s founding program.  Zach’s Place is one of only two licensed, day-care providers in the state of…See More
Sep 15, 2016
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Laugh for a Great Cause at Night of Comedy Event to Support Local Non-Profit and Children with Disabilities

Laughing and humor is infectious and when shared, binds people together and increases joy and intimacy especially when it’s for a good cause!  As Presenting Sponsor and continued supporter of local non-profit Special Kids Special Families (SKSF), Peoples Bank invites you to the 5th Annual Night of Comedy signature event to help raise funds for Zach’s Place at the Laurie Hillyard Family Center, SKSF’s founding program.  Zach’s Place is one of only two licensed, day-care providers in the state of…See More
Sep 15, 2016
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Zach’s Place and Special Olympics, a Winning Team!

August was a busy month for Olympians of all types – those who were in Rio and those who stayed at home – reaching out to others in their community. Two local organizations – Special Kids Special Families and Special Olympics of Colorado – teamed up this past month to introduce the youngsters attending Zach’s Place at the Laurie…See More
Aug 22, 2016
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Fall BBQ, Blues & Brews Festival Raises Funds for Children with Disabilities Program

Special Kids Special Families will once again host their BBQ, Blues and Brews Festival to raise funds and awareness for Zach’s Place at the Laurie Hillyard Family Center, the organization’s premier respite program for children with disabilities.  The program is…See More
Aug 4, 2016
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Jak’s Brewing Event for SKSF at Jak's Brewing Company

July 17, 2016 from 12pm to 4pm
Jak’s Brewing Event for SKSFStop by Jak’s Brewing Company on 7654 McLaughlin Road in Peyton, CO on SUNDAY, JULY 17th anytime from 12:00-4:00pm.  Invite your friends, co-workers and family to mingle, eat & drink - ALL FOR A GREAT CAUSE!  $1.00 from every beer sold at Jak’s will be donated to Special Kids Special Families to support the Zach’s Place program for children with developmental disabilities and special needs.Special Kids Special Families promotes, strengthens and supports…See More
Jul 8, 2016
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Together We Rise Donates over 30 Bicycles to Foster Care Program

Special Kids Special Families (SKSF) would like to thank the nonprofit organization, Together We Rise for the donation of over 30 bicycles to their Foster Care Program.  With the help of Wesley Wallace, a Cummins Rocky Mountain (Henderson, Colorado) employee who fundraised and hosted the bicycle build, each bicycle was…See More
Jun 27, 2016
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Graduation Day Accomplishment for Special Local Student

Transitions are a part of everyone’s life.  The more significant ones occur when a young adult graduates from high school and are even more remarkable when that student is autistic, blind and non-verbal.  Theresa Jordan is extremely proud of her son, Trenton, as he graduates from Falcon High School this month.  Trenton, who…See More
May 31, 2016
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May 5, 2016
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WORKSHOP DESIGNED JUST FOR SIBLINGS OF KIDS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS

“None of my friends had a brother with disabilities…I always felt different,” is a common quote among this group of kids.  Few siblings of children with special needs ever have a chance to talk about their issues with others who "get it", until now.  Special Kids Special Families (SKSF) offers a fun, lively upcoming…See More
May 2, 2016
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The Fine Art of Giving: Private Art Event Raises Funds for Local Respite Care Center

(Shown in photo: Susan Saksa, SKSF Donor Development & Chuck Murphy)Colorado Springs, CO - April 28, 2016:  Over 60 guests attended an invitation only special event at The Mezzanine in downtown Colorado Springs, hosted by Special Kids Special Families (SKSF) to help raise funds for their respite childcare program -…See More
Apr 28, 2016
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SKSF Night at Texas Roadhouse at Texas Roadhouse

May 1, 2016 from 11am to 10pm
Please mark your calendars for Sunday, May 1st. Our next fundraising event to benefit Zach’s Place at the Laurie Hillyard Family Center is at Texas Roadhouse, 595 S 8th St, Colorado Springs, CO 80905, on Sunday, May 1st – visit anytime from 11a-10p. Please print a copy of the event…See More
Apr 26, 2016
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The Network Meeting for parents caring for individuals with disabilities & special needs at Zach's Place

April 8, 2016 from 6pm to 8pm
Families raising children with special needs repeatedly express frustration about not having the resources they need to not only meet their personal needs but those of their children.  Through these requests, Special Kids Special Families established The Network, a forum where families can learn about resources in the…See More
Mar 25, 2016

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SKSF's 8th Annual Bowl for the Green Bowlathon

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BOWL FOR THE GREEN at the 8th Annual Bowl-a-Thon Benefiting SKSF programming for children and adults with developmental disabilities and their families

 

Special Kids Special Families will hold its 8th annual Bowl-a-Thon fundraiser from 2-5pm on Saturday, March 18th at…

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Santa makes an early visit to children with disabilities at Zach’s Place

Posted on December 13, 2016 at 1:01pm 0 Comments

December 10, 2016: The big man in red made an early stop in Colorado Springs Friday at a very special organization called Zach’s Place, a respite center for children with disabilities.  They held their annual holiday party Friday featuring Santa, food and fun – all donated from local organizations. Every…

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Laugh for a Great Cause at Night of Comedy Event to Support Local Non-Profit and Children with Disabilities

Posted on September 15, 2016 at 11:45am 0 Comments

Laughing and humor is infectious and when shared, binds people together and increases joy and intimacy especially when it’s for a good cause!  As Presenting Sponsor and continued supporter of local non-profit Special Kids Special Families (SKSF), Peoples Bank invites you to the 5th Annual Night of Comedy signature event to help raise funds for Zach’s Place at the Laurie Hillyard Family Center, SKSF’s founding program.  Zach’s Place is one of only two licensed, day-care…

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Zach’s Place and Special Olympics, a Winning Team!

Posted on August 22, 2016 at 1:53pm 0 Comments

August was a busy month for Olympians of all types – those who were in Rio and those who stayed at home – reaching out to others in their community. Two local organizations – Special Kids Special Families and Special Olympics of Colorado – teamed up this past month to introduce the youngsters attending Zach’s…

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