April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

As a society, we are in a watershed moment. Many in our country are focused on the issues of sexual assault, abuse and harassment. We have an unprecedented opportunity to improve understanding and change behaviors. The time to rally communities and the broader public is now. April 2018 is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM), a…

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Buddy Mentors Happiness Sprinkling

Buddy Mentors sprinkle happiness in Eagle County

Commuters driving through Eagle on January 29 may have noticed a group of adults and kids wearing yellow shirts and holding signs. It wasn’t a protest, or a call to endorse a political cause or candidate. It was simply a “Happiness Sprinkling.” A happiness sprinkling involves participants dressed in yellow holding signs with positive messages…

EmpowerMENt mapping

Students prevent bullying through youth program

A special project involving area middle school students aims to help them mitigate areas where they feel unsafe and end bullying behaviors.  Bright Future Foundation’s EmpowerMENt Program is working with students at Berry Creek Middle School and Eagle County Charter Academy on a best practice bullying prevention. The project is called Hot Spot Mapping, and…

Splendido 2017

A splendid evening of food and wine to support Bright Future

Supporters of Bright Future Foundation savored a four-course gourmet dinner paired with wine, and also helped BFF set a new fundraising record for the annual Splendido Wine Dinner. Attendees engaged in friendly competition while raising money with a special “mostly silent” auction. The evening also included a paddle raise to recruit “Angels for Achievement,” a new…

Avon Live! Concerts in the Park

The Avon Live! Concerts in the Park series returns in August offering exceptional evenings of live music…rain or shine! The free Wednesday evening music series provides the community an opportunity to come together and experience music, fresh and unique foods from food-trucks and enjoy a summer evening outside. Bright Future will receive a portion of…

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Lyle Lovett and His Large Band

This Grammy Award winning,Texas-based musician fuses elements of Americana, swing, jazz, folk, gospel and blues. Tickets are on sale now at www.axs.com or by phone at 888.929.7849. Bright Future Foundation will receive a portion of beverage sales proceeds. A singer, composer and actor, Lyle Lovett has broadened the definition of American music in a career that spans…

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