Trees of Life

Trees of Life Tree Lighting Ceremony

Saturday, November 16, 2019, 5:00 p.m.
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum (south lawn)
215 South Tejon St.
Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Come honor loved ones at our 35th annual Trees of Life outdoor community tree lighting ceremony.  Loved ones' names provided at the event will be read in remembrance. Numerous trees will be illuminated with white lights to honor loved ones. We will also pay tribute to our military and local community protectors as we illuminate a special red, white, and blue tree in their honor. Enjoy local musical talents and complimentary refreshments as we honor loved ones and celebrate community spirit.    

In collaboration with the Downtown Partnership of Colorado Springs, PPHPC is offering sponsorships for 29 six-foot pre-lit artificial trees on Tejon Street. All dollars raised help provide hospice and palliative care to those in our community. 

As Pikes Peak Hospice & Palliative Care reflects on nearly 40 years of service to – and partnership with – our community, we celebrate almost four decades of amazing work and offer a profound “thank you” to everyone involved. We look forward, and renew our commitment and promise of care to our community for many more decades.

We invite you to remember someone special during Pikes Peak Hospice & Palliative Care's Trees of Life.  
There are many ways to participate:

  • Symbolic Light $25
  • Symbolic Light and Ornament $50
  • Personalized Ornament $125 (includes Symbolic Light)
  • Name a Starburst $500 (includes Symbolic Light and Personalized 2019 Ornament)
  • Special Recognition $1,000 (loved one honored at a future PPHF Tribute Reception, Symbolic Light, and Personalized Ornament)

Your tax-deductible gift to Pikes Peak Hospice & Palliative Care's Trees of Life helps provide compassionate, comprehensive, and specialized end-of-life care to patients and their loved ones. Choose your gift and make your donation online.

2018 Starbursts are in honor of:  
Susan Godec
Donated by Timberline Landscaping

Lenny Mazel
Donated by Darcy Mazel

Hedi Pollock
Donated by Carolyn Spillane

Paul & Judy Redner

Adeline Tasher
Donated by Valeria & Gary Bauer

Thanks to our 2018 Trees of Life Sponsors

What Our Families Say

Please applaud everyone at the IPU for the loving care of my mom, 
hugs when I cried, answering questions when asked.  Thank you. ~ Patient's son

There are not words to describe how much everyone at Pikes Peak Hospice is appreciate. 
Thank you from the bottom of my heart for taking such great care of my loved one as she made her final journey. 
I will miss her terriby but am at peace because she was at peace in the end
which is largely due to the care of her Hospice team. 
Thank you to all the staff. ~ Patient's family

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