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Greenman Gift Grant Awarded on Jim’s Birthday (July 19th) to Broomfield Agency Bal Swan

July 19, 2019

Bal Swan Children’s Center in Broomfield Receives $35,000 Greenman Gift Grant from Bright Horizons Foundation for Children® The Bal Swan Children’s Center will receive a Greenman Gift grant to transform their gym into a modern space that can serve as an oasis for motor and sensory activities that support children of all abilities. “We are …Read More

Company Leaders create more than 80 Birthday Boxes for Bright Spaces

January 31, 2018

Recently, Bright Horizons employees headed down to Orlando for their annual RM and Growth Team Conference. During the conference, company leaders completed more than 80 birthday boxes as part of our Brightening Lives Activity, “Birthday in a Box”. Filled with birthday party supplies, the boxes will be distributed across the country to Bright Spaces with …Read More

Serenity House Bright Space in Portland, Maine Ribbon Cutting

January 4, 2018

We are proud to announce the opening of the Serenity House Bright Space in Portland, Maine! Serenity House, Inc. is a men’s residential treatment facility and the space will be used by the residents and their families during visits. A big shout out to our partner Kettlebells4kids and CrossFit Casco Bay who raised funds to …Read More

The YWCA Interim House in Detroit opens a new Bright Space

The YWCA Interim House in Detroit now has a second new Bright Space! The room will be used as a place for the women and children to relax and bond. They set up a Smart TV, rocking chair, children’s cozy corner with blankets, pillows, and books, and a large sectional. There are about 30 children there …Read More

New Bright Space Opens at Coventry House in Connecticut

September 29, 2017

Check out these great photos thanks to InterCommunity, Inc. from the Coventry House Bright Space ribbon cutting last week! Coventry House provides long term residential substance abuse treatment for pregnant and parenting women.The children of these mothers will be able to utilize this Bright Space as a place where they can play and connect with other children, …Read More

Hurricane Disasters and Long Term Trauma Solutions, Ileen Henderson Discusses in a New Blog Post

September 27, 2017

Our National Director of #BrightSpaces Ileen Henderson found a great article explaining how trauma for children lasts long after the hurricane is over — it’s one of the reasons the Foundation chose partners that address immediate as well as long-term needs when dispersing the money raised for our Hurricane Harvey Children’s Fund. The article emphasizes …Read More

Bright Space sponsored by LSI opens at Corder Place in Houston, TX

August 21, 2017

A new Bright Space just had it’s ceremonial ribbon cutting at Corder Place in Houston on Saturday August 12th. This particular Bright Space was graciously sponsored by Landscape Structures Incorporated through the 2017 Bright Horizons Golf Tournament.  Special thanks to LSI for their generous donation and to the Houston Bright Horizons back-up team, who we are …Read More

Bright Horizons at the American Center creates Bright Space at YWCA in Madison, WI

July 28, 2017

Check out these awesome photos from the ribbon cutting of the at the YWCA in Madison, WI. Bright Horizons at the American Center created the Bright Space for the children and families at the agency. The new toys and furniture will surely help to make the children’s program a higher quality play and learning experience. Thank you …Read More

Congratulations to this year’s Greenman Gift recipient!

July 19, 2017

The Greenman Gift, which provides a one-time grant to one child care program each year to improve environments, was awarded to St. Luke’s Community House in Nashville to create a learning lab on their playground. This grant, given out by the Bright Horizons Foundation for Children, was created in memory of Jim Greenman, a visionary …Read More