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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.

Your Fresh Air Friday

December
3
2015

REI's Opt Outside campaign inspired Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW), GOCO, and the Colorado Outdoor Recreation Industry Office to help get people step away from Black Friday madness and spend some time outdoors. GOCO picked up the tab at all 42 state parks in Colorado, making access free for anyone that wanted to get outdoors on November 27. The result?

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Conservation For People: Rio Grande Healthy Living Park

December
3
2015

The third prong of GOCO's new strategic plan is Protect, an initiative aimed towards protecting large swaths of open space as Colorado's population continues to grow. But why does land conservation matter? You may think protecting land doesn't affect people, but Alamosa's Rio Grande Health Living Park (RGHLP) shows us just how personal conservation can be.

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Faces of GOCO - Meet Madison Brannigan

December
3
2015

We're way overdue on Madison's blog - she's about to hit her one year anniversary with us! Madison is our Local Government Program Coordinator. In addition to handling grants for projects that build parks, playgrounds, and trails all over Colorado, she also handles our Youth Corps grants that employ dozens of young Coloradans on projects that help keep our state beautiful. Read on to find out more about Madison:

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Conservation For People: Rio Grande Farm Park

November
2
2015

The third prong of GOCO's new strategic plan is Protect, an initiative aimed towards protecting large swaths of open space as Colorado's population continues to grow. But why does land conservation matter? You may think protecting land doesn't affect people, but Alamosa's Rio Grande Farm Park (RGFP) shows us just how personal conservation can be.

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Faces of GOCO - Meet Andrea Conrad

October
19
2015

Andrea joined the GOCO team this summer as our Controller. She spends a lot of time in Excel making sure all of GOCO's finances are in check, and has helped us build a new cash-flow model to better predict when we'll be paying out grants we've awarded. Read on to go behind the spreadsheets:

What did you do before you came to GOCO?

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