When a child gets a life-threatening illness, everything changes. Parents often lose their jobs because of the time needed to care for their child. Families struggle with everyday living expenses. Here are some of their stories.

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We host a golf tournament each summer and a formal gala or a comedy night in the spring. Money raised through these events is our main source of revenue. And with low overhead, the money goes to help families.

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Now you can create your own fundraising campaign right on our website! No matter how big or small, all donations help. Examples: a lemonade stand, a school dance, a dinner for friends or even dedicate your birthday!

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Our mission

Caruso Family Charities is dedicated to assisting families of a child, adolescent or young adult being treated in Colorado for a life-threatening illness or life-altering event. Our mission is to help relieve some of the financial pressures so the family may focus on caring for their sick child.


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Comedy Night: Laugh for a Cause
Caruso Family Charities is bring back Comedy Night. This event is possibly the most fun you'll ever have doing good in your community. Tickets are just $50. Come early and dine at the Lucy. ...
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Holiday Campaign 2015
Help us reach our goal to raise $5,000 by the end of the year and add 3 new campaign organizers to help families in need of assistance at the holidays. There are families who ...
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Website development
Help Caruso Family Charities Develop our New Website. With new functionality to create individual campaigns, provide full event support and much needed outreach and family updates, the site will serve us well.

Lastest News


Café Jordano Dinners Raise $16,000

Caruso Family Charities extends a huge thanks to both Elisa Heitman, owner of Café Jordano and Steve Labriola for hosting three separate dinners on [...]


A New iPad for Draven

Draven Khrone is suffering from Hypoplastic Heart Syndrome. This 7 year-old boy is currently a patient at Children’s Hospital and is on the waiting [...]


In Memoriam: Skylar Hutto

Skylar Hutto passed away on March 27, 2015. This 12 year-old suffered from severe cerebral palsy, chronic lung disease and many other serious illnesses [...]


In Memoriam: Nathaniel Contreras

9-year-old Nathaniel, suffered from bone cancer, which spread to his brain. Nathaniel loved Legos, so Jerry purchased the largest set of Legos he could [...]


$45,000 Raised at Golf Tournament

The 9th Annual Caruso Family Charities Golf Tournament was a big success. Held again at the prestigious Rolling Hills Country Club, we had 35 [...]