ILLUMINATE: Childhaven’s Fall Gala

We are excited to have you join us once again for our most important event of the year.

Proceeds from this event help Childhaven shape healthy futures for children & their families.

Reserve your ticket now to activate, generate, and radiate with Childhaven to ILLUMINATE the world!

Stairing is Caring

Join us May 20th in the home of the Seattle Mariners, T-Mobile Park!

We will host teams of 2 as they compete for prizes, bragging rights, and experience the joy of helping their communities. The top duo for fundraising and climbing will win fun prizes to pair with their post-climb euphoria. Stairing is Caring is setting a goal and finding 160 teams who can commit to raising $625 each as they strive for the top in our 45 minute competition. Don’t worry! If stairs are not your thing, we still need your excitement and support! Get connected and share your enthusiasm for change!

Ways to Participate

I’m Ready – Let’s Go! Register your team and start fundraising! From here til May 20th you can track your progress on the Stariring is Caring leaderboard as you raise funds and tighten your laces. Spaces are limited; Create your team now!

I Know the Perfect Person for This! We all have that one friend who loves some healthy competition. Share your spirit by passing the baton to those who like a challenge, and even better, for a good cause!

Not My Thing – But I Still Want to Help! Supporting Early Childhood Mental Health doesn’t have to include breaking a sweat. If stairs aren’t your style, you can support another team or donate directly & share to your socials.

Community Conversation: Childhaven & the Year Ahead 

Learn about Childhaven’s plan for the future and efforts to bring care everywhere kids and families live, learn, and play. 

Join Childhaven senior leaders, Jon Botten (CEO), Gil Romero-Mewharter, and Meg McNulty as they share how Childhaven partners with parents and community to strengthen families, prevent childhood trauma and its damaging effects, and prepare children for a lifetime of well-being. 

Registration is complimentary. Please register here by 11:45 AM PST on 1/24/23. 

After registering, you will receive an email confirmation with a link to the event portal. Please add it to your calendar. 

For any questions about this upcoming virtual event, please reach out to our team by emailing 

Childhaven Program Spotlight: ESIT and Healthy Start

Learn more about how Childhaven’s skilled early support staff provide a range of developmental therapies in home and community settings to children from birth up to their third birthday.

Hear about how Healthy Start is designed to partner with to ensure a safe environment for their child, learn the milestones of child development, and develop independence through educational and career planning.

These programs honor and support each family’s needs and voice, working alongside you to support your child’s developmental progress.

Childhaven’s Fall Gala

Save the Date – Friday Evening, October 21st! We are excited to share that Childhaven’s Annual Fall Fundraiser event benefiting children and families is back and will be in person! Mark your calendars for this important in-person event. More details to come soon!

Pints for a Purpose Benefit

Join us next at Wheelie Pop Brewing for Pints for a Purpose benefit in support of Childhaven. We hope to see you there!

4:00 – 7:00pm – Meet the Childhaven Team

Wheelie Pop Brewing

1110 NW 50th Street Ballard

Community Conversation

Virtual Community Conversation Featuring CEO Jon Botten and Chief Program Officer Mark Fadool

Come learn about Childhaven’s plans for the future and efforts to bring care everywhere kids and families live, learn, and play. Will you join us to learn about how Childhaven partners with parents and community to strengthen families, prevent childhood trauma and its damaging effects, and prepare children for a lifetime of well-being? Click here to register for this free event.

Program Spotlight: Integrating Services to Promote Equity

A Community Conversation, Featuring Childhaven & Community Partners:

Dr. Kathy Park, Odessa Brown Children’s Clinic

Yusuf Heyi, Developmental Navigator at OBCC

Jahmela Jenkins, Developmental Navigator at OBCC

Rachel Dumanian, Early Childhood Healthcare Integration Manager

Childhaven and our healthcare partners are working together to implement integrated programs and change systems of care to break down silos and promote equity. To learn more about this new strategy, join us for a community conversation about how Childhaven, Odessa Brown Children’s Clinic (OBCC), and Harborview Pediatrics are taking a culturally responsive approach to developmental screening and promotion to help kids and families prepare for a lifetime of well-being.

Register for this free event.

Childhaven Auction Virtual Program

Our largest annual fundraising event will now include an exciting online auction that culminates in a special virtual event the evening of Thursday, October 21st. 

Proceeds from this event ensure that Childhaven can partner with parents and the community to strengthen families, prevent childhood trauma and prepare children for a lifetime of well-being. 

The online auction begins Saturday, October 16th and closes Thursday, October 21st at 9pm PT.

Our inspirational virtual program begins streaming on Childhaven’s YouTube and Facebook pages on Thursday, October 21st beginning at 7pm PT.  

Learn more and register here!