Stories are the currency we use to share our lives and experiences with others. Meet some of the people and organizations served by Foundation-funded programs, and learn how they are making a difference in communities across Colorado.

 

There are a million recipes and a hundred TV food shows for people who want to cook with truffle oil and swordfish, and have the time…

It’s an iconic, warmly-defended program bringing sustenance to the vulnerable who need it most: children at school who are happiest and perform best on a full stomach at…

Eight years in now with its bold experiment in food collectivism, the small southeastern plains town of Walsh can brag that it was doing the “shared economy” thing since…

As Colorado strives to become the healthiest state, the daily intake of fruits, vegetables, fast food and sugary drinks becomes a key measure of success or failure. And the…

Well and Wise is a project of Eagle County Public Health and is a falls prevention and chronic disease self-management program for older adults in Eagle, Garfield and Pitkin…

There are likely a hundred ways for a community to launch itself down a path toward becoming a healthier place to live. But Arvada leaders can also think of one way not to…

Is there proof greener spaces get people moving around? A skyscraper with an oasis rooftop meadow sounds like a wonderful place. But does it…

Artist Kenny Martinez created this iconic poster showcasing the area’s Spanish Peaks. In the heart of Walsenburg, as the Spanish…

The bad news about small-town life is that everybody knows everybody’s business. Yet the reality of life under a microscope can also be the good news, when everyone knows…

Denver Parks planners Gordon Robertson, right, and Michael Bouchard, left. EDITOR'S NOTE: A spongy, forgiving walking path for…