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Every Child Deserves Nourishing Food | Support the School Food Initiative today

Every Child Deserves Nourishing Food | Support the School Food Initiative today Did you know that around 20% of children face food insecurity in Colorado? It’s hard to imagine in such a bountiful state, but the harsh reality is nearly... Read More

Everyone Deserves Access to Healthy Food | Support Double Up Food Bucks today

Everyone Deserves Access to Healthy Food | Support Double Up Food Bucks today Did you know that at least 13.6% of Colorado families face food insecurity? It’s hard to imagine in such a bountiful state, but the harsh reality is nearly... 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

LWC Revitalizes Recreation Centers Through Healthy Eating and Active Living Initiatives

LiveWell Colorado is the leading obesity prevention organization in the state of Colorado with a focus on expanding access to and education about healthy eating and active living for all Coloradans. In an effort to further its work, LiveWell Colorado... Read More

Colorado Mom Gives Kids the Gift of Play

When Fort Morgan resident Allison Howe began to explore opportunities for her young children to get active in her community, she found few options. She considered t-ball, but waiting in line to hit the ball and standing in the field... Read More