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Wheat Ridge awarded LiveWell Colorado’s highest recognition for building a healthy community

The City of Wheat Ridge has achieved Elite Status in LiveWell Colorado’s HEAL Cities & Towns Campaign WHEAT RIDGE, Colo. November 30, 2017 — LiveWell Colorado is proud to award Elite Status to the City of Wheat Ridge for its... 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

Debate on the 2018 Farm Bill Has Begun. Here’s What You Need to Know.

Debate on the 2018 Farm Bill Has Begun. Here’s What You Need to Know. Editor’s Note: This is part of an ongoing series on the Farm Bill and related federal agricultural and food access policy. To stay up to date... Read More

Fuel Successful Learning | Give to LiveWell’s School Food Initiative

Dear LiveWell Supporter, Colorado children spend half their waking hours and consume up to 50 percent of their calories at school. For low-income students, the percentage is even higher. That’s why our School Food Initiative works to ensure Colorado kids get great... Read More

Double Up Food Bucks Colorado Report

The year one (2016) Double Up Food Bucks evaluation report is now available This report highlights primary outcomes for Double Up Food Bucks (DUFB) customers as well as participating farmers. Read about the community impact of DUFB and share the... Read More

Highlights from LiveWell’s 2017 Engage in the Change Luncheon

Thank you to all who contributed to the success of this year’s Engage in the Change luncheon On October 10, 2017, hundreds of community members, partners, funders, and allies sat in a room together, shared a meal, and were inspired to... Read More

Golden awarded LiveWell Colorado’s highest recognition for building a healthy community

The City of Golden has achieved Elite Status in LiveWell’s HEAL Cities & Towns Campaign   GOLDEN — October 16, 2017 — LiveWell Colorado is proud to award Elite Status to the City of Golden for its commitment to building... 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

Farm to School Month: A Look at What Policy Makers Are Doing, and What They Could Be Doing, to Support Local Foods

Farm to School Month: A Look at What Policy Makers Are Doing, and What They Could Be Doing, to Support Local Foods October is National Farm to School Month, a celebration of food education, school gardens and lunch trays filled... Read More

Farm to School Month Community Spotlight | San Luis Valley, Colorado

Committed to the Child at Heart: Years of community-led farm to school efforts come to fruition in the San Luis Valley Every October, communities across the country come together to celebrate the connections happening between children and local food for... Read More