Events

**SAVE THE DATE FOR SOMETHING NEW**

 


A PREMIER VIP EVENT – “An Evening With Les”

Actor John Amos, left, shares a laugh with Bill Harris and Les Franklin at the lunch marking the 25th anniversary of the Shaka Franklin Foundation for Youth. Photos by David Zalubowski, Special to The Denver Post

Actor John Amos, left, shares a laugh with Bill Harris and Les Franklin at the lunch marking the 25th anniversary of the Shaka Franklin Foundation for Youth. Photos by David Zalubowski, Special to The Denver Post

Come and walk the Red Carpet


FEATURING DEREK EVILSIOR

Derek Evilsior

A Tribute to Frank Sinatra


Saturday, April 23, 2016

7:30  PM – 11:30 PM


The Centennial Room at the Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center Hotel

With breathtaking views of the City


*Great Evening*

*Great Show*

*Great Food*

*Dancing*

*Photo Booth*


After Five Attire

Live and Silent Auctions

Heavy Hors d’oeuvres

Open Bar


Sponsorships available

Individual tickets are available at $150 per ticket


For Reservations contact:

The Shaka Franklin Foundation for Youth

ALL Proceeds Support The Shaka Franklin Foundation
Scholarship Fund at the University of Denver

(303) 337 2515

info@shaka.org

8101 E. Dartmouth Ave. #11, Denver, CO 80231

FRIDAY, APRIL 22, 2016

HYATT REGENCY HOTEL, DENVER TECH CENTER
7800 E. TUFTS AVE
DENVER, CO 80237

Keynote Speaker:

Bo Reichenbach

Bo Reichenbach (click for Bio)

Guest Speaker:

Ceal Barry

Ceal Barry, Senior Associate Athletic Director University of Colorado


Reservations Accepted Now

Title Sponsor – $50,000
Presidential Sponsor – $25,060
Platinum Sponsor – $10,000
Gold Sponsor – $5,000
Silver Sponsor – $2,500
Corporate Table – $1,750
Individual Tickets – $125


To place reservations or for more Information Contact The Shaka Franklin Foundation for Youth:

(303) 337-2515
info@shaka.org.
8101 E. Dartmouth Ave. #11
Denver, CO 80231


Benefitting our scholarship funds, counseling services, suicide prevention & Intervention, SHAKA I.C.E. and SHAKA ON THE MOVE (for quality Mental Health)

When? Friday, April 29th – Luncheon from 11:30a.m.-1:30p.m. – Silent Auction from 10a.m.-12p.m.
Where? Renaissance Hotel: 3801 Quebec StreetDenver, CO

 

We would love to have you at our largest event of the year!

As a non profit organization in Denver Colorado we depend a lot on donations and revenue from our fundraisers to keep our cause going. Our main focuses are youth suicide and self destructive behavior prevention and intervention, depression and education. On April 29th we are going to have our largest fundraiser of the year and we want you to be a part of it. the youth of Colorado depends on your participation!

 

What does our biggest event look like?

Go here to View pictures from our 2010 Love our Children Luncheon

What’s so special about this one?

Special guest Susan Stafford

Susan Stafford (original hostess of “Wheel Of Fortune”) will be attending and promoting her new book, “Stop The Wheel, I Want To Get Off!”. Susan was the considered the First Lady of daytime television and was the first woman ever nominated for an Emmy on a game show. She has also devoted her time to philanthropy. Most notably serving on the Emergency Response Teams for both the Columbine and Virginia Tech school shootings.

 

 

Electrifying entertainment by Maestro Hughes

Born in Denver, Colorado, twenty-six year old violinist and producer, Jeffrey Hughes, combines classical violin, soul, funk, rock, jazz and hip-hop to create a unique and original sound. Driven by his twenty-two-year study of classical violin, Maestro seeks to expand the versatility of the violin and diversify its audience…

 

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When? Friday, April 29th – Luncheon from 11:30a.m.-1:30p.m. – Silent Auction from 10a.m.-12p.m.
Where? Renaissance Hotel: 3801 Quebec StreetDenver, CO
Why? To support the programs & projects of The Shaka Franklin Foundation forYouth
Guest: Susan Stafford, M.A., Ph.D. Served on Continue reading

Today there is so much concern & awareness about the future of our planet.  Not a day goes by that there is not something in the news media about being conciuos of how we conserve energy, water, natural resources and the disposal of waste.

On August 14th The Shaka Franklin Foundation, R2 Stewardship Electronic Recycling and Urban Survival Fitness will present Conscious” – the First Annual Community Wellness and Recycling event at Shaka’s Place Youth Technology Center, 5929 E. 38th Ave. in Denver.

Recycling is the process of taking a produc at the end of its usefull life and using all or part of it to make another product.  Recycling is a simple process we can all engage in to help the environment and help preserve natural resources. Continue reading