Upcoming Events

Our foundation members look forward to meeting you at various City of Aurora events as we continue to raise money for the memorial and the costs associated with it. We also find healing in reaching out to other Communities affected by tragedy. We have been strengthened by the compassion received when we share our stories with others, and look forward to personally thanking every one we meet for getting us where we are today.Our hope is to inspire strength and resilience in others by paying forward all of the compassion and love that has been given to us. Click on an event below for more information:


July 23, 2022 9am

The Hero's Journey relates to any person who faces a challenge, encounters struggles to overcome it, and returns home a Hero. We hope this 5K is a transformative experience as you run/walk together; whether you are a veteran runner or this is your first 5K. We chose to start the run across from the theater and end in the 7/20 Memorial in the Reflection Garden as your return home/finish line to honor the journey from tragedy to hope. It is the perfect place for each of us to honor and celebrate our collective accomplishment as well as our heroes from the 7-20-12 event. All proceeds will go...


July 19, 2022

The 7/20 Memorial Foundation would be honored to have the community join us to remember the 13 victims of the Aurora theater shooting at the10th annual remembrance. On Tuesday, July 19, 2022, the annual midnight vigil remembrance will start at 11:59 p.m. with a candlelight procession at the entrance of the Aurora Water-wise Garden on the east side of the municipal center.. The vigil, which is open to the public, will include a candlelight procession, prayer, walk through the reflection garden to remember the victims, and a procession of first responders. The white crosses will be out for...


July 23, 2022

Metamorphosis is the theme for this years annual "Reflection Garden on Tap" fundraiser. We chose this theme to highlight this significant 10 year mark in our healing process.

"Metamorphosis" It is a tribute to our post traumatic growth and the striking alterations in character and circumstance that those affected by tragedy experience.

Join us for this special healing immersive art event. For more details on what we have planned click here

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