our impact

We answer thousands of technical assistance requests, deliver professional development to hundreds of professionals, award capital improvement grants in nonprofit programs, and catalyze dozens of policy changes.

ANNUAL IMPACT REPORT

Our annual report includes a snapshot of key accomplishments over the past yearstories of impact, recognition of our funders and partners, as well as a peek at our work for 2021. We are grateful to all who help us accomplish this important work to build healthy futures for all children in Colorado.

 

 

Grant Impact Report

Since 2007 our grants program offered important capital improvement funding to Colorado-based early childhood programs, including family child care, that serve children younger than five.

blog

Learn about hot topics from our team and partners. In our blog, you will learn about some of the important work we are leading to impact health, safety, and wellness in the early childhood settings and systems.

Growing Young Minds!

Growing Young Minds!

Looking for a fun summer project? June is National Fruit and Vegetable Month, why not celebrate by planting a garden in your program! Join us by snapping some pictures while planting a garden with your kiddos and use the hashtag #CommunityGarden and tag...

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May is Mental Health Awareness Month

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

Going into 2020, I don’t think any of us expected we would be worried about social distancing, food and supply shortages, or being stuck in our homes to combat a virus that would sweep the world. Yet here we are trying to get used to our new “normal”. While we know...

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Census 2020 Basics

Census 2020 Basics

Why is the Census important?  Did you know that 0-4-year-olds are most likely to be missed in the census count?  The census happens once every ten years, so if we don't count a two-year-old, your community will have less funding for education, child care, health care,...

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