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TRIPS / EVENTS

  • (50+) Team Trips to Nicaragua
    • Approximately 600 volunteers on team trips
  • (7) Day of Light Events (2007/2008/2009/2010/2015/2016/2017)
  • (4) Kids Helping Kids Trips to Nicaragua (2012/2013/2014/2015)
  • (100+) House Concert Events
  • (1) Annual Benefit Event (2013) 
  • (4) Annual Christmas Events in Pine Ridge (2012/2013/2014/2015)
    • (8) Team Trips to Pine Ridge since 2011
    • Approximately 100 volunteers on team trips
  • (1) Day of Light/Rapids Soccer Clinic in Pine Ridge (2012)
  • (1) Breckenridge Brewery Benefit Event with Dispatch (2017) 

PROGRAMS / PROJECTS

  • (1) Kickstarter campaign – Ileana’s Smile
    • $177,421 Raised
    • 1,173 Backers
  • (2) Calling Out Your Name Benefit CDs
  • (5) Enrichment Programs in Sun Valley 
  • (3) Scholarship Classes/Years with Club Hope Scholarship Program
    • 21 students each year
  • (2) Scholarship Classes/Years with Light House Christian Scholarship Program
    • 4 students each year
  • Safe House founded in Nicaragua
    • 20 kids served
  • Bismark Rocha
    • LLM’s Nicaraguan Site Director since 2010
    • God’s Grace Community Church support 
  • Lacrosse the Nations organization founded in Nicaragua (2009)
  • Day of Light documentary (2008)

PARTNERSHIPS / DONATIONS

  • US Soccer
    • (1,000) Soccer jerseys donated – $100 value per jersey
    • (40) Soccer balls donated – $40 value per ball
    • TOTAL VALUE: $104,000
  • Colorado Rapids
    • (1,500) Soccer jerseys donated – $50 value per jersey
    • (30) Soccer balls donated – $20 value per ball
    • (100+) Tickets donated (2014/2015/2016) – $30 value per ticket
    • TOTAL VALUE: $78,600
  • Project CURE
    • (250) Kits for Kids donated (2015/2016) – $20 value per kit
    • TOTAL VALUE: $5,000
  • Taylor Guitars
    • (3) GS Mini Guitars donated (2015) – $700 value per guitar
    • TOTAL VALUE: $2,100
  • Vessel
    • (100) Backpacks donated (2016) – $15 value per backpack
    • TOTAL VALUE: $1,500
  • KIND Snacks
    • (2,000) KIND Bars donated (2013/2016/2017) – $3 value per bar
    • TOTAL VALUE: $6,000
  • Faherty Brand
    • (20) Boxes of clothing donated (2016) – $2,500 value per box
    • TOTAL VALUE: $50,000
  • Avalanche
    • (83) Kids jackets donated (2015) – $51 value per jacket
    • TOTAL VALUE: $4,233
  • Greco Surfboards
    • (8) Surfboards donated (2015) – $250 value per board
    • TOTAL VALUE: $2,000
  • Tony’s Markets
    • (50) Miscellaneous candy/snacks donated (2016) – $10 value per candy
    • TOTAL VALUE: $500
  • Jelly Belly
    • (30) Candy donated (2016) – $10 value per candy
    • TOTAL VALUE: $300
  • Life is Good
    • (50) Frisbees (2017) – $15 value per Frisbee
    • TOTAL VALUE: $750
  • Prism Kites
    • (100) Kites (2017) – $30 value per kite
    • TOTAL VALUE: $3,000
  • American Nicaraguan Foundation
    • (25) Shovels donated (2016) – $20 value per shovel
    • (144) Gloves donated (2016) – $5 value per pair of gloves
    • (24) Soccer Balls donated (2016) – $10 value per ball
    • (10) Bags of Rice (2017) – $50 value per bag
    • (10) Bags of Beans (2017) – $50 value per bag
    • TOTAL VALUE: $2,460
  • DISPATCH
    • (1,000) T-shirts donated – $20 value per shirt  
    • (500) Posters donated – $10 value per poster
    • TOTAL VALUE: $25,000
  • TOTAL DONATION VALUE – $285,443

GRANTS

  • Anschutz Foundation
    • 2011 – $50,000
    • 2012 – $25,000
    • TOTAL: $75,000
  • Theda & Tamblin Clark Smith Family Foundation
    • 2014 – $5,000
    • 2015 – $45,000
    • 2016 – $15,000
    • 2017 – $25,000
    • TOTAL: $90,000
  • The Heimbold Foundation
    • 2015 – $11,000
    • 2016 – $5,000
    • 2017 – $6,000
    • TOTAL: $22,000
  • Ezulwini Foundation
    • 2015 – $10,000
    • 2016 –  $10,000
    • 2017 – $10,000
    • TOTAL – $30,000
  • Kids Helping Kids
    • 2014 – $44,971
    • 2015 – $25,575
    • 2017 – $17,145 + $100,000 (Ileana’s School)
    • TOTAL – $187,691
  • Cadence Capital
    • 2017 – $10,000
    • TOTAL – $10,000
  • D’Addario Foundation
    • 2017 – $1,500
    • TOTAL – $1,500
  • Reverb / Dispatch
    • 2017 – $19,018
    • TOTAL – $19,018
  • TOTAL GRANT VALUE – $410,209