Event Purpose:The 15th annual Pot of Gold Luncheon, presented by AT &T, will commemorate Rainbow Days’ 30th Anniversary. We are thrilled to honor Mrs. Nancy Ann Hunt this year, who is a long-time supporter and friend to Rainbow Days and to have Mr. Donnie Nelson, General Manger & President of Operations of the Dallas Mavericks as this year’s Honorary Chair. Through table sponsorships, a silent auction, chance drawing and donations, the event’s goal is to raise over $200,000 to benefit over 14,000 children and families in the Dallas area who Rainbow Days serves each year.
About Rainbow Days: Rainbow Days is a Dallas-based nonprofit organization whose mission is to inspire and prepare children to live a life filled with hope and promise. Founded by current CEO Cathey Brown, Rainbow Days has servedmore than 140,000 children & parents in the Dallas Metroplex and trained over 37,000 youth service professionals to facilitate Rainbow Days’ award-winning Curriculum-Based Support Group (CBSG®) Program and other prevention programs locally, as well as state and nationwide.Through support groups, classroom-based life skills education programs and special services for homeless children, Rainbow Days positively impacts over 14,000 children and youth each year. Rainbow Days is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors and as a 501 c (3) organization, receives funding from a several federal and state grants, United Way of Metropolitan Dallas, foundations, corporations, and individual donors.