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Fresh Food via a Mobile Market

Fresh Food via a Mobile Market In the fall of 2016, the City of Arvada was awarded a mini-grant through the LiveWell Colorado HEAL Cities & Towns Campaign to complete a food assessment to demonstrate a variety of gaps in... Read More

2017 Year in Review: Q&A with LiveWell’s President & CEO

Looking Back on 2017: 5 Questions with Gabriel Guillaume, President & CEO of LiveWell Colorado Toward the end of 2016, Gabriel Guillaume, who has been with LiveWell Colorado since 2010, took the helm as the organization’s President and CEO. We recently sat... Read More

Lessons from LiveWell’s 2017 HEAL Summit: Lafayette Youth Panel

Mobilizing Community to Win a Healthy Kids’ Meals Campaign Youth leaders can successfully affect policy change. That’s what a group of middle and high schoolers from Lafayette, CO demonstrated to attendees at LiveWell’s 2017 HEAL Summit. Their incredible leadership was... Read More

October 2017 Policy Digest

October 2017 Policy Digest You’re Invited! Let us know what barriers to healthy eating and active living exist in your community! Public policy is best when it is informed, by you guessed it, the public! As we start to form... Read More

Adulting

No more Ramen for this college student! #Adulting By Nishann Miller, Sr. CSU Agricultural Business Student #Adulting is the social media hashtag used primarily by younger generations to talk about their ability to complete adult-like tasks, often for the first time... Read More

Cafeterias Dish Out Fresh and Healthy Changes to CO Kids

I just received a letter from my daughter’s school sharing that the school cafeteria has undergone a makeover and has a new look. A neighbor received a letter from her child’s school stating that they are starting a new school... Read More

LiveWell Colorado Springs Project Receives BUILD Health Grant

Our partners in Colorado Springs recently received a $75,000 grant from the BUILD Health Challenge, a national awards program. The grant recipient is Project ACCESS, a collaboration between LiveWell Colorado Springs, YMCA of Pikes Peak Region, Penrose-St. Francis Health Services,... Read More

Equality in Sports

The benefits of sports are well-known: In addition to having fun and getting fit, kids learn commitment, respect for others, stress management skills, and how to set and meet goals. Athletics have long provided valuable socio-cultural learning experiences for men... Read More

LiveWell Welcomes Two New Board Members

We are thrilled to share the exciting news of two new additions to LiveWell Colorado’s board of directors: Jim García and Barbara Grogan. Both García and Grogan are prominent members of the community who will bring a unique and valuable... Read More

The Importance of Equality in Sports for Women and Girls

The benefits of sports are well-known: In addition to having fun and getting fit, kids learn commitment, respect for others, stress management skills, and how to set and meet goals. Athletics have long provided valuable socio-cultural learning experiences for men... Read More