Way to Grow

Event Spotlight


It’s time to shine!

Lights, camera, ACTion! Join us for the annual Way to Grow Shine Celebration. Come and be transported to the theater days of old with an evening filled with dinner, entertainment, inspirational stories, live and silent auctions, and a few surprises. We’ll be celebrating with old Hollywood glamour, and we look forward to sharing a toast to building a brighter future for the next generation!

Saturday, October 13, 2018
6:00 – 10:00 pm
JW Marriott Minneapolis, Mall of America

Register Now!

Individual tickets: $200
Sponsorship opportunities are available. For more event information including parking and auction information available here.

Thank you to our generous sponsors!

Full list of sponsors available here.


Upcoming Events

Way to Grow Shine Celebration
Saturday, October 13, 2018
JW Marriott Minneapolis, Mall of America

Past Events

Family Night at the Minnesota Children's Museum

May 9, 2018 – A huge tank you to the Minnesota Children’s Museum for inviting Way to Grow families to such a fun night!

2018 Spring Luncheon

May 2, 2018 – Thank you to everyone who attended our 2018 Spring Luncheon, Dr. Anne Gearity for sharing her knowledge, and for all the generous donors who help to make our work possible.

Advocacy for Children Day

March 29, 2018 – We were excited to participate in Advocacy for Children Day at the Minnesota State Capitol this year!

Voices & Choices for Children Day

March 1, 2018 – Learn more about one of our Parent Champions here!


To see even more of our past events, check out our archive!