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HEAL Cities & Towns Campaign | Why Your City Needs a HEAL Committee

Why Your City Needs a HEAL Committee As the HEAL Cities & Towns Campaign has matured over the past three years, LiveWell Colorado has learned how some cities are able to use the Campaign to move HEAL policies and the... Read More

LiveWell School Food Initiative: Thompson School District Trainings

LiveWell School Food Initiative: Thompson School District Trainings By Janessa Nelsen, Program Coordinator, LiveWell School Food Initiative Thompson School District – the 17th largest district in Colorado with over 16,000 students enrolled – held a two-day training on August 15... Read More

LiveWell Colorado Film Challenge Winners

LiveWell Colorado Film Challenge Winners LiveWell Colorado is thrilled to announce four student filmmaker award winners in the LiveWell Colorado Film Challenge, a new statewide competition for short films on the importance of ensuring access to healthy eating and activing... Read More

LiveWell Prowers County: A Bird’s Eye View

LiveWell Prowers County: A Bird’s Eye View By Leslie Levine, MPH Technical Assistance and Research Manager, LiveWell Colorado I often start my blogs by letting people know how long I’ve been working at LiveWell Colorado. It’s been almost 9 years, so... Read More

Bo Martinez named to LiveWell Colorado Board of Directors

Economic Development Director for the City and County of Broomfield joins statewide nonprofit board DENVER — August 8, 2016 — Bo Martinez, Economic Development Director for the City and County of Broomfield, has been named to the board of directors for... Read More

Farmers Markets: Connecting Consumers to Farmers, Food, and Community

“But where are the tomatoes?” It’s a common question Nat Seals, manager of the Colorado Farm and Art Market, gets at her early season market. Most of us are used to having a rainbow of options available to us in... Read More

Introducing LiveWell’s No More 24 Campaign

“No More 24” LiveWell Colorado has a long history of engaging and motivating Coloradans to make healthy choices. Now we are embarking on an even more critical and challenging effort: to inspire and advance policy and environmental changes. In short,... Read More

School Food Initiative | Success Stories: Norwood School District

School Food Initiative | Success Stories: Norwood School District By Jen Dabal, Food Service Manager, Norwood School District Editor’s note: This post was adapted from a longer piece originally posted on Jen’s Blog on the Norwood School District’s website in April... Read More

Farm to Preschool for All Colorado Kids—and For Their Futures

Farm to Preschool for All Colorado Kids—and For Their Futures by Jim Dyer, Healthy Community Food Systems Editor’s note: LiveWell Colorado & Healthy Community Food Systems are the co-state leads for the National Farm to School Network in Colorado. The... Read More

Local Food Access, Equity, and Elitism

Local Food Access, Equity, and Elitism “Local food doesn’t just have to live in one place. It lives everywhere!” By Wendy Peters Moschetti, Director of Food Systems, LiveWell Colorado *Editors note: This story originally appeared in Local Food Shift Magazine.... Read More