April is Child Abuse Prevention Month: 

Be a Pinwheel Gardener and Help Plant Hope

Bright blue pinwheels are a symbol of child abuse prevention awareness across the nation. Ralston House will be going to organizations in Jefferson, Adams, Gilpin and Broomfield counties asking them to plant gardens of pinwheels in April to serve as a beacon of hope for the children and youth in our community. 

Reserve a Small or Large Pinwheel Garden:

Order your pinwheel kit and receive 50 pinwheels, yard sign, poster and collection envelope. (Minimum of 50 pinwheels)

Small Garden: 50 pinwheels 

Large Garden: 1,100 pinwheels (Representing children interviewed in 2020)

  1. Reserve Pinwheel Garden with form below (minimum of 50 pinwheels)
  2. Collect donations for pinwheels at your location for $5 each or make a donation for your own garden to plant

  3. Before the end of April, “plant” the pinwheels in a “garden” at your location along with the provided sign

Pinwheel Garden Reservation
What size garden do you want to reserve?


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Blue pinwheels are the national symbol of child abuse awareness and each April during National Child Abuse Prevention & Awareness Month, Ralston House “plants” blue pinwheels around the city to serve as a beacon of hope for children and youth in our community.

Questions or Media Info, contact:  

Jennifer Kemps, Special Events, jkemps@ralstonhouse.org, 720-898-6754

Child Abuse Hotline:  1-844-CO-4-KIDS

Call us: (720) 898-6741

Admin Office and Mailing Address: 

10795 W 58th Ave, Arvada, CO 80002