Mentoring, education and support for Montana families, since 1986.

When kids thrive, we all thrive.

Who is Thrive?

Thrive is a community-based nonprofit organization who believes that all children deserve the opportunity to succeed. Established in 1986, for over thirty years Thrive has provided local Gallatin Valley families with the resources, tools, and support they need to raise healthy, successful children.

Where is Thrive?

Thrive is headquartered in the heart of downtown Bozeman, Montana and offers services throughout Gallatin County.

Who Does Thrive Serve?

Thrive is proud to serve families of all ages and backgrounds. We provide programs for everyone from teen mothers to parents of high schoolers, as well as programs and activities for children ages birth to teen. Check out our upcoming events!

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Upcoming Thrive Events

  • Parenting the Love and Logic Way®- Bozeman High School

    January 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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    Thursday evenings for 5 weeks

    Registration is now full for this event. Thank you so much for your interest in Parenting with Love and Logic for Bozeman High school. We still have spots available for classes being held at Chief Joseph Middle school. Parenting the Love and Logic Way®is a five-week course, developed by the Love and Logic Institute, Inc., will help you find…

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  • Parenting the Love and Logic Way®- Emily Dickinson Elementary School

    January 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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    An event every week on the same day that lasts 0 day(s) and 2 hour(s), the last of which will begin on February 23, 2017

    Parenting the Love and Logic Way® is a six-week course, developed by the Love and Logic Institute, Inc., will help you find specific answers and strategies for some of those difficult moments in parenting. These simple techniques will be geared towards elementary age children. This class will be led by your school Parent Liaison and it is designed to help you find…

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  • Gym Day Belgrade

    January 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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    Weekly on the same day until May 31, 2017

    Gym Day is designed for parents and toddlers to have a place to go, socialize, and be able to actively play on cold Montana winter days! The Parent Place provides plenty of riding toys, tunnels, and balls for the kids to play with! The Bozeman and Belgrade School Districts each generously provide a space for…

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  • Gym Day Bozeman

    January 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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    Weekly on the same day until June 1, 2017

    Gym Day is a free event designed for parents and toddlers to have a place to go, socialize, and be able to actively play on cold Montana winter days! The Parent Place provides plenty of riding toys, tunnels, and balls for the kids to play with! The Bozeman and Belgrade School Districts each generously provide…

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  • CAP Trivia @ Starky’s

    January 30 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    There are still 75 local school students waiting to be matched with a mentor. Bring your friends to help us reach our goal while enjoying a night of fun at Thrive's 3rd annual Trivia Night. Monday, January 30th – 6:30-8:30  Starky’s Authentic Americana  5 person team - $50 Single person registration - $10 Any unfilled…

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  • Parenting the Love and Logic Way®- Hawthorne and Longfellow Schools

    February 4 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

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    2 half-day Sessions

    This two-session intensive Parenting the Love and Logic Way® course is developed by the Love and Logic Institute, Inc., will help you find specific answers and strategies for some of those difficult moments in parenting. These simple techniques will be geared towards elementary age children. This class will be led by Becky Hodgson, the Parent Liaison for Hawthorne and Longfellow Schools. It is designed to help…

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Thrive is hiring: Girls for a Change Assistant

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Thrive is growing! Thrive is a well-respected, high performing, local nonprofit organization that believes when families are strong, children succeed and communities thrive. Our programs engage parents and empower children. We are seeking a full-time Girls for a Change (GFAC) Assistant. The GFAC Assistant provides general clerical assistance to the GFAC Program Coordinator. (S)he supports…

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January Thriver of the Month: Jess Feltner

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What Thrivers say: “Jess has taken on so much in her role with Parent Programs. She is such a dynamic team member, bouncing from Parent Liaison to Partnership, and always looking for ways to support Thrive as a whole.” “Jess has been a wonderful Thriver! She is willing to help with any task and is…

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Our generous sponsors

Our work is made possible by the many individuals and partners who donate their time, materials and energy to to the cause. Here are a few local businesses that continue to deserve our gratitude.