Upcoming Healthy Eating and Active Living Funding Opportunities


Visit the LiveWell Colorado Funding Opportunities Web Page for more information on these exciting opportunities. If you are planning to apply for any, please let Lake County Build a Generation know!

Deadline Funding Opportunity Topic Amount
January 29, 2015 Fund for Teachers Professional growth fellowships to teachers who are committed to expanding their knowledge and increasing student engagement Up to $10,000
January 30, 2015 (LOI) U.S. Soccer Foundation Safe Places to Play Installation of field surfaces, lighting, and irrigation in urban settings Up to $200,000
February 2, 2015 The Rose Community Foundation Innovate for Good program Ideas that will make the Greater Denver community a better place to live Varies
February 6, 2015 Compassionate Impact Grant Program Support the capacity of organizations working to solve critical community problems Up to $65,000
February 12, 2015 Rathmann Challenge Assisting educators in addressing issues which interfere with PreK-12 students’ abilities to be fully present in the classroom Up to $300,000
February 13, 2015 Grassroots Grants Edible gardens, flower gardens and public green spaces $1,500
February 15, 2015 The Colorado Health Foundation Empowerment to make healthy food choices, increasing affordability of healthy food & beverages, out-of-school time PA, and healthy school meals through scratch cooking Varies
February 18, 2015 Disney Friends for Change Projects such as protecting the planet, providing food to hungry people, helping other kids learn, or promoting healthy behaviors $500
February 26, 2015 AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation’s Connections for Cardiovascular HealthSM Culturally appropriate approaches to improve cardiovascular health with measurable outcomes $150,000 – $180,000
February 28, 2015 Opal Apple Youth Make a Difference Youth-based initiatives in the areas of food security, nutrition, agriculture, and food politics and education $5,000 – $20,000
March 1, 2015 KEEN Effect Responsible outdoor participation to help preserve the places we play Up to $10,000
March 13, 2015 Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program Training for beginning farmers and ranchers Up to $100,000
March 17, 2015 National Food Safety Training, Education, Extension, Outreach, and Technical Assistance Program Increase the understanding and adoption of established food safety standards, guidance, and protocols Up to $200,000
March 27, 2015 Qualistar Colorado Capital Fund Facility improvements tied to providing quality indoor and outdoor physical environments for children, families and staff Up to $50,000
March 31, 2015 Cooking Matters at the Store Recruit for and implement Cooking Matters at the Store grocery tours $15/participant
April 24, 2015 Community Economic Development Healthy Food Financing Initiative Increase healthy food access, self-sufficiency for low-income families, and sustained employment opportunities Up to $800,000
April 24, 2015 Community Economic Development Projects that enhance job creation and business development for low-income individuals Up to $800,000
June 22, 2015 Champion Creatively Alive Children Programs that inspire educators to increase art-infused education $2,500 plus Crayola products


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