Gifts of Hope 2017


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You have found our event page for Gifts of Hope 2017, which features highlights and information about last year's program. We hope you'll join us at Gifts of Hope 2018 to see how we've re-imagined mental health care in Denver.

 Highlights from Gifts of Hope 2017

Watch the video vignettes from our annual fundraising breakfast, showcasing our innovative programs.

Watch the Full Program

You can still be part of Gifts of Hope! Click on the video to the right to view a recording of the program, and then make a gift using the “Donate to Gifts of Hope” button below.

Your gift will be added to those of our in-room guests to make a real difference in the lives of the people we serve.

Have a question or comment? Click on “Get In Touch With Us” below to be contacted by a Development Officer.

Join us for a fundraising breakfast for building connections and learning about the innovative work of the Mental Health Center of Denver!

The Gifts of Hope Fundraising Breakfast inspires attendees to explore the ways in which we are embracing the future of well-being through innovation. We know that enriching lives and minds means finding creative solutions for a changing world. This necessarily involves fostering a community in which everyone can thrive. Join us as we discuss how the Mental Health Center of Denver is using technology and new approaches to improve well-being throughout Denver, both today and into the future.

Emcee: Kevin Torres, Channel 2/Fox31

Emcee: Kevin Torres, Channel 2/Fox31

Honorary Chairs

Jandel Allen-Davis, MD

VP of Government, External Relations & Research at Kaiser Permanente

Don Elliman

Chancellor, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

Anna Jo Haynes

President Emeritus, Mile High Early Learning Centers &                                                 Early Childhood Advocate

Governor Bill Ritter & Jeannie Ritter,

Mental Health Ambassador


Special thanks to our Emcee, Kevin Torres, for featuring the Mental Health Center of Denver's annual Gifts of Hope fundraising breakfast on Fox31/KVDR.

Click here to read the full article.

Thank You to Our Partners

Title Sponsor

Visionary Sponsors

Innovator Sponsors

Collaborator Sponsors

About the Event

Today, Tomorrow...Together

The Gifts of Hope Fundraising Breakfast provides an opportunity to build connections and learn about the innovative work of the Mental Health Center of Denver.

Guests will leave the event feeling inspired to explore the ways in which we are embracing the future of well-being through innovation.

Virtual Attendance

If you can’t make it to Infinity Park on the morning of November 8, we still want you to be a part of the event.

We will unveil an interactive web streaming platform on our Gifts of Hope website on the morning of the event.

Just click the button below to register as a virtual attendee and you’ll be sent a link to the page via email, where you’ll be able to stream the event live and interact with the in-room program through polls, chats and social media.


Call or email us with any questions you may have. We are here to help!

Contact Rita Sadler by phone at (303) 504-6734 or by email with any questions. 

Tour Our Innovative Sites

Before you attend the Gifts of Hope Fundraising Breakfast, we would love to give you a tour of one or more of our innovative sites! Click the button below to learn more about the sites and to view our tour schedule, or contact us to set up a tour that works for you!

Frequently Asked Questions

Parking Information

Free parking will be provided at the Infinity Park Event Center Parking Lot on the northeast corner of Kentucky Ave and Cherry Street. Overflow parking will be provided in the Las Delicias Parking Lot as well as the NW corner of the Home Depot Parking Lot. Both overflow locations will be serviced by a shuttle.

Please allow sufficient time for parking to ensure you are able to attend the full program.