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Nurturing Children, Supporting Communities,
Strengthening Families


For a calendar view of statewide events, please go to our calendar. To submit an event that aligns with the mission of the Children's Trust Fund, please contact us by email.

April 2017 Check out the Child Abuse & Neglect Prevention Month page!

Go Blue Day logo Go Blue Mondays

Go Blue Day is an opportunity for Montanans to join many communities throughout the state and nation to promote National Child Abuse Prevention Month. People are encouraged to sport blue attire every Monday in April. To further support efforts, share your Go Blue Day selfies on our Facebook and/or Twitter pages using #GoBlue!

 April 23 Volunteer for Pinwheels for Prevention

Volunteers will gather to “plant” blue pinwheels around the Capitol Building lawn on April 23rd. Contact Melissa Lavinder at 444-6936 or to sign up to help!

April 25 Reading & Resource Fair in the Rotunda
  Montana Celebrity readers will begin reading at 9 am in the Capitol Building Rotunda. A book bag will be given out to each of the kids. Local organizations will line the hallways so that parents can check out the resources and services that Helena has to offer. The event will go until 11 am.
April 25-27 Child Abuse & Neglect Conference

The CAN Conference will be in Helena this year! For more information and to register, visit

April 30 Blue Sunday
Blue Sunday Flyer

Awareness activity to encourage churches the state to become knowledgeable of resources in their community to prevent child abuse and neglect and to remember the victims of child abuse. We reach out to churches across the state and encourage members to donate to the Children’s Trust Fund’s efforts to eliminate child abuse and neglect. To register your church or organization for Blue Sunday, please fill out the form below (required fields marked in red), call 444-5915, or email

Blue Sunday Suggested Activities

For additional resources for Blue Sunday, visit

October 2015

October 25 Check out our Halloween Fun Fest Page!

February 2015

February 12-13 Montana Summit on Early Childhood Education