Events

Protecting Children: During and Beyond COVID – Hosted by Child Parent Institute

Please join CPI’s free monthly speaker series for an inspiring presentation given by our Founding Director, Erin Runnion, about what we can do to better protect children during and beyond the challenges posed by COVID-19. Register at: https://cirinc.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_6YFpKdZOSPqPFtES6wYI4A

BRAVE Workshop (Teen) – Riverside County DPSS – Family Resource Center / Rubidoux Community Resource Center (Jurupa Valley) – CANCELLED DUE TO COVID (See Online BRAVE Class)

Rubidoux Community Resource Center 5473 Mission Blvd, Jurupa Valley, CA

Our BRAVE Workshop is an age-appropriate, interactive session that includes verbal and physical skills to defend against sexual abuse, violence, and abduction. The goal is to reduce the risk of childhood victimization by providing knowledge and skills about personal safety, and to empower students to make, brave, safe, and healthy...

BRAVE Race Joyful Child Virtual Fun Run 2021

Click HERE for Registration and Information The BRAVE RACE is held each year on behalf of the Joyful Child Foundation in Memory of Samantha Runnion. The Joyful Child Foundation is dedicated to preventing crimes against children through education and community outreach to help children be safe. Your participation benefits The Joyful Child Be...

Joyful Child Online BRAVE Class (Kindergarten-6th Grade) – April Session Begins Today!

REGISTER HERE Each session meets once a week for 4 weeks. April Session (Wednesdays at 3:00 pm Pacific Time): 4/7, 4/14, 4/21, 4/28 Our trained BRAVE instructors teach age-appropriate safety lessons that include verbal and physical skills to protect against abuse, violence, and abduction by nurturing each student’s ability to...

BRAVE Workshop (K-6th)

Stanton Central Park 10660 Western Avenue, Stanton, CA

Our BRAVE Workshop is an age-appropriate, interactive session that includes verbal and physical skills to defend against sexual abuse, violence, and abduction. The goal is to reduce the risk of childhood victimization by providing knowledge and skills about personal safety, and to empower students to make, brave, safe, and healthy...

Joyful Dinner at The Recess Room

18380 Brookhurst Street, Fountain Valley, CA 92708 $200 / per person Joyful Friends will gather on the patio for a modern, fabulous, and fun prix fixe dinner and a specialty cocktail at the Recess Room, recently recognized as Orange County’s Small Business of the Year! Enjoy homegrown ingredients from the...

Joyful Tasting at Frisby Wine Cellar

34673 Golden Lantern, Dana Point, CA 92629 $75 / per person Up to 40 Joyful Friends will enjoy two selections of Frisby wine or beer and small bites at Dana Point Harbor! Frisby Cellars is an award-winning craft winery producing wines from Paso Robles since 2008. With over 30 medals...

An Exclusive Joyful Feast with Chef Charles Phan

$1,000 / per person Up to 20 Joyful Champions for Children will enjoy a multi-course feast al fresco prepared by renowned Chef Charles Phan, Executive Chef and Owner of the iconic Slanted Door family of restaurants as well as the American Whiskey Bar, Hard Water, in San Francisco. Recognized by...

BRAVE Race 2022

The Joyful Child Foundation – In Memory of Samantha Runnion is excited to host its 5th Annual BRAVE RACE on Sunday, February 6, 2022. Proceeds benefit The Joyful Child Foundation’s Be Brave-Be Safe Empowerment Programs to stop crimes against children. You can choose to participate virtually or join us in...