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

  • Love and Logic Early Childhood Parenting Made Fun!® – Bozeman

    September 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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    Weekly on the same day until October 18, 2016

    Love and Logic Early Childhood Parenting Made Fun!® was developed by the Love and Logic Institute, Inc, and is taught by one of Thrive's professional staff members. This class will help you find specific answers and strategies for those difficult parenting moments- like establishing bedtime routines, dealing with tantrums, or getting dressed in the morning.…

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  • Thriving Kinders- Emily Dickinson Elementary

    September 29 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    Thrive Parent Liaisons collaborate with Emily Dickinson Elementary school to offer this class that provides information and strategies for parents to ensure their child’s school success. Topics cover age-appropriate child development, building a strong learning environment, raising responsible kids, and setting high expectations and clear boundaries. Learn tips for partnering with the school to help your child…

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  • Parenting the Love and Logic Way- Hyalite Elementary

    September 29 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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    Weekly on the same day until October 20, 2016

    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…

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  • Family Fun Night at The Ridge

    September 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    THIS EVENT IS FULL! Keep checking our calendar for more free, fun family events!  Thrive is hosting Family Fun Night at The Ridge Athletic Club. Join us for a fun Family Boot Camp! Free Event Dinner will be provided

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  • Gym Day Belgrade

    October 5 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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    An event every week on the same day that lasts 0 day(s) and 1 hour(s), the last of which will begin on December 21, 2016

    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

    October 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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    Weekly on the same day until November 17, 2016

    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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Check out our Blog!

September Thriver of the Month: Hanna Doil

person receiving award

What Thrivers say: “Hanna is such a pleasure to work with… she takes on her ever-demanding role with a smile and a can-do attitude. Being a parent can leave you in a very vulnerable place, and Hanna is always so approachable and empathetic to the struggles of parenthood. She is so good at her job!…

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CAP Success Story: Jim & James

James and Jim

I want you to take a moment and picture being James. James is nine years old, and he is in third grade.  He is like many children his age: let’s say his favorite book is James and Giant Peach, his favorite food is macaroni and cheese, and he has recently decided that he wants to…

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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.