Funding Available for Healthy Eating, Active Living Projects!

complete-streets-300x235Check out LiveWell Colorado’s Funding Opportunities Page for more information about these upcoming grants:


February 15, 2016

The Colorado Health Foundation

Several new funding opportunities in the Healthy Living outcome area


February 15, 2016


Building or revitalizing school gardens

$500 – $2,000

February 29, 2016 USA Track & Field and Let’s Move! Active Schools Equipment to foster running, jumping and throwing skills


March 3, 2016

Smart from the Start

Encourage preschool teachers to create practical, long-term improvements in nutrition and physical activity

Up to $20,000

March 15, 2016

Captain Planet Foundation EcoTech grants Engage children in inquiry-based projects in STEM fields


March 15, 2016

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Policies for Action

Innovative policy research to improve population health and well-being, and achieve greater levels of health equity Up to $250,000

March 18, 2016

Wells Fargo Foundation and the U.S. Conference of Mayors

Support local nonprofits in promoting long-term economic prosperity and quality of life for their community $50,000 – $300,000

March 25, 2016

Qualistar Colorado Capital Fund

Child care facility improvements tied to providing quality indoor and outdoor physical environments $2,000 – $50,000

March 25, 2016

Healthy Playground Makeover Sweepstakes New playground and funding for school wellness teams Up to $30,000

April 30, 2016 (LOI) Presbyterian Hunger Program Projects that address the root and systemic causes of hunger $500 – $20,000

May 2, 2016 Buell Foundation Early childhood education Varies
May 5, 2016

William T. Grant Foundation Research designed to advance understanding in the area of inequalities in youth development Up to $600,000

July 1, 2016 Charles A. Frueauff Foundation Education, human services, and health Up to $10,000
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