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

  • Gym Day Bozeman

    February 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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

    February 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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    An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on [day], repeating until February 23, 2017

    THIS CLASS IS NOW FULL AND REGISTRATION HAS BEEN CLOSED. 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…

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  • Gym Day Belgrade

    March 1 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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    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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  • 13th Annual Lily Ball

    April 21 @ 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm

    13th Annual Lily Ball Presented by Hilton Garden Inn April 21st | 6.30 PM Music | Cocktails | Auction | Dancing & More Reserve your tickets now | $150 per person

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Check out our Blog!

February Thriver of the Month: Greta Moore

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What Thrivers say: “Greta is an amazing person with the ability to connect with so many different people. Greta genuinely cares for all the people she encounters in her work: the students, mentors and teachers. She always has a smile and the time to ask how someone is doing. I have seen her sit with…

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Are All Of Your Barbies Blonde? Helping your children develop a sense of race.

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Written by Jai Anderson, Parent Educator at Thrive Current events in our country make it clear that race is a topic that stirs up a lot of thought and emotion.  Do you ever wonder what you can do to help tackle such enormous challenges?  Sydney Smith reminds us, “It is the greatest of all mistakes…

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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.