Your friends at BrightSpark Early Learning Services can’t wait to see you at our 2023 Annual Event! This event will be held at the Renton Pavillion Events Center on Saturday, October 21st from 5-9 p.m. This event is FREE and open to ALL AGES, but guests must register in advance to secure their seat and guarantee accommodations!
While this event is predominantly focused on fundraising, we can’t wait to welcome you into the world of our work and share more about the achievements, challenges, and community connections that have shaped our organization over the past year. As we continue to share our mission to nurture and sustain child-centered, antiracist early learning communities, we can’t wait to show guests how we are living into it and making this vision a reality.
Register today to let us know you’re coming, and then continue reading below to get a sneak peek of some of the exciting work we’ll be sharing at the event!
Fast Facts about BrightSpark’s Impact
Last year, staff from every program worked day in and day out to ensure that the children, families, caregivers, and providers in King and Pierce counties and beyond had the resources, support, and tools they needed for optimal early learning outcomes.
During the 2022-23 fiscal year alone…
- Our Family Call Center team served 14,108 clients across the state of Washington and completed 17,896 unique provider referrals.
- Our Family, Friend, & Neighbor team supported 1,249 caregivers through Kaleidoscope Play & Learn groups, and formed 97 new KPL groups nationwide.
- Our coaching team provided individualized support to 2,022 early learning providers and offered their services in 11 different languages.
RAFFLE PRIZE SPOTLIGHT: Where would two Alaska Airlines tickets take YOU? Alaska Airlines has generously donated two round-trip plane tickets to anywhere they service for our raffle at this year’s event. Everyone will get at least one ticket with registration, but you must be present to win – so register today and plan to join us October 21st!