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Whether you’re searching for GOCO news, want to learn about GOCO funds at work in communities statewide, or are looking for tips on upcoming funding and educational opportunities, you’ve come to the right place.

A Fond Farewell To Outgoing Executive Director Lise Aangeenbrug

April
25
2016
Outgoing Executive Director Lise Aangeenbrug (on the right in adjacent picture) helped start GOCO in 1993, and her departure is one that is bittersweet for all of us at GOCO. We are thrilled for Lise's next step after nearly two decades with GOCO, but will certainly miss her as she makes her way to Washington, D.C.
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Guest Blog: Hiking How-To For Your Little Ones

March
21
2016

Getting kids outdoors is the cornerstone of our new strategic plan, and it’s why we’ve dedicated $25 million in funding to the Inspire Initiative over the next five years. But connecting with like-minded parents can be just as difficult as getting out on the trail in the first place.

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Where Do You GOCO: February's Finished Projects

March
1
2016

GOCO made our February leap day really count, with seven exciting projects closing this month! We’re most excited about this batch of projects because they show off the wide variety of things GOCO funds. From planning grants and studies to discover why kids aren’t getting outside, to exercise parks and the state’s most infamous (and grueling) trail, we had it all in February!

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Where Do You GOCO: January's Finished Projects

February
4
2016

There’s a lot of fanfare around being awarded a grant, but what happens after the ceremonial checks are presented, the reporters have published their articles, and the interviews are over? Our grantees get down to business! Each month, we’re bringing you a round-up of recently finished GOCO projects.

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Wildlife Photo Round-up

January
4
2016

Ask and you shall receive! We posted one of our favorite wildlife photos on our Facebook page and asked all of you to show us your best shots. We were so impressed with the response we just had to feature our favorite selections to show off our followers' work. Without further ado, the best of GOCO fan wildlife photos:

Photo by Patt Fincken Hostetler, taken in Castle Rock

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