Night to Shine

Celebrating people with developmental disabilities and giving them a night they will never forget.

February 7th 2020


Something special

A Night to Remember

Night to Shine is an unforgettable prom night experience, centered on God’s love, for people with special needs ages 16 and older.

This February 7, 2020, we celebrate our third anniversary of hosting Night to Shine! This past year, on one night, 655 churches from around the world came together to host Night to Shine for approximately 100,000 honored guests through the support of 200,000 volunteers! Watch the Official 2019 Worldwide Highlight Video here:


An impact that goes further than one night.

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"What an awesome event! Thank you so much for acknowledging our beautiful special kids and giving them a truly special night!!"

– Parent of a 2018 attendee



"My son has been sick and not feeling well for the last 4 days, today he was walking around with a huge smile on his face  - one that had been lost for sometime now. Thank you so much for putting this together, you don't know what this means to this mom who has been struggling for a few days. Thank you!" 

– Parent of a 2018 attendee



A Time to Shine

"My pal for the evening was a delight! She arrived with her friends and we did everything together. They enjoyed it all; from getting their makeup done to flaunting their glow sticks on the dance floor. It was their night to shine and shine they did."

- 2018 Volunteer



"Many times during the event, my guest would thank me for being there for her and I would always respond by thanking her right back. And I truly meant it. If she hadn’t come out, I would’ve missed out on so much fun! I wasn’t there as a favour to anybody. It was a privilege to be there. By participating in the event, my guest had allowed me into her world, if only for a few hours, and for that, I will forever be thankful."

- 2018 Volunteer