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Okay, where did summer go?! Fortunately, there's a silver lining for students at three schools - they'll have new playgrounds to enjoy on their first day back. We also had three land conservation properties close (just like buying a house...there's a lot to do after you committ the funding!) and saw the completion of flood recovery, habitat restoration, and trail construction projects. Keep scrolling (or play around in the new interactive map feature!) to see what $1.5 million in Colorado Lottery revenues look like:Read more »
Erika joined GOCO earlier this summer, diving right into things with her first day being our June board meeting! Erika's work supports our youth-focused grant programs, including the cornerstone Inspire Initiative from our five-year strategic plan and the School Yard Initiative that has transformed playgrounds and school play yards around the state.Read more »
Summer keeps everyone busy with plenty of outdoor activities, and GOCO grantees are no exception! They've been hard at work investing more than $3.6 million in GOCO funding this month, with six projects wrapping up in June.Read more »
GOCO staff is hitting the road in August for our annual local government grant writing workshops. We're also looking for feedback from all of our grantees about what it's like to work with GOCO. The first two hours of the agenda are for prospective local government grantees to learn how to make their applications as competitive as possible; the second hour-and-a-half segment will be dedicated to asking about your experiences working with GOCO staff on grant applications and funded projects.Read more »
Nearly a dozen GOCO-funded projects were finished this spring, from land conservation in the most northwestern corner of the state to the completion of major "legacy" projects along the Front Range. Keep scrolling to see what our grantees got done with over $2.4 million in GOCO grants.
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