2011 - Adopt-A-Family helps 2 families in need who lost their husband/fathers due to a motorcycle fatality.

2012 - Adopt-A-Family expands their program and adopts 15 families and raises 5,250 dollars.

2013 - Adopt a Family for the Holidays grows to feeding more than 35 families during the holidays and raises more than $17,250 dollars including new supporter Walmart.

2014-2019 - Adopt-A-Family reaches a milestone each year and Adopts over 100 families for the holidays and expands our reach thru Hope House of Colorado, Denver Rescue Mission and Ronald McDonald house.  Our program has also expanded to Arizona and Nevada.

Mark Miklos and Rob Tompkins
Mark and Rob are entrepreneurs' in the Golden community with their business Dirty Dogs Roadhouse.  The establishments host charity rides year round to help the Denver community.


We need volunteers that can help us raise awareness for this program and help us find more families and/or organizations to adopt for the holidays.

mission & vision

No need is too small and no voice is too quiet to be heard. We work deligently to ensure that every family that asked to be adopted receives the services that they need.

Russ Young
Russ is founder of Whitehorse Motorcycle Ministry and works tirelessly to help feed the homeless and community in need.

Sponsorship growth

In 2020 our goal will be to tailor a program to increase corporate donors and expand our reach to families in our community.

Foundation History

Laurie Montoya

Laurie Montoya, President & Founder of BikerDown Foundation

Scott O'Sullivan - RiderJustice.com
Scott has been a long-time philanthropist in the Colorado community and sponsor of BikerDown and Adopt-A-Family.  Scott provides our program with leadership, marketing and sponsorship of families .

Shannon "Dazzlin" Venturo

Manager Director of Marketing 

Full Throttle Law

Shannon is a leader in the Las Vegas motorcycle community thru Full Throttle Law and her motorcycle club Bling Devas MC


They are recognized for their continued charitable events that help Three Square and other non-profits

Andrew Campo
Owner and publisher of Meta Magazine,  Andrew has long been know for his philanthropy and help to the community.  Andrew help lead the #2wheels4meals program to help feed 1st responders during the COVID crisis.

our leadership team

Working in this community for over 10 years, I'm so fortunate to be able to impact the lives of others, all while partnering with some of the most passionate and driven philanthropists in our community.  I have always believed in Random Acts of Kindness and Adopt-A-Family changes lives by showing that we care!

Our founder