News

Below are links to articles and resources that we find interesting and relevant to our work.

The Denver Downtown Loop trail project in the news!

04/14/17

The Dahlia Campus for Health and Well-being featured on PBS Newshour

03/28/17

State Historic Fund awards grant to renovate the historic Goodnight Barn

01/04/17

Colorado Kids Sample Local Produce Through Farm To School Lunch Program

12/07/16

Results Released from Global Education Assessment

12/06/16

Feds May Order First Water Cuts On The Colorado River

12/07/16

Denver Public Schools Demographics Shifting

12/06/16

Standing in the Gap Awarded an Emmy

10/31/16

River Health Boosted by Reservoir Release

10/31/16

Historic Apple Orchards Making a Comeback in Cortez

11/03/16

Aurora Public Schools approves CMO and Gates grantee Rocky Mountain Prep to Open

10/31/16

Independent Monitor Nick Mitchell Receives National Award

10/31/16

The Denver Public School Board and State Board Approve the Luminary Learning Network Innovation Zone

10/31/16

The State Board Approves Pueblo Innovation Zone

10/31/16

EdNext Discusses Denver’s Progress

10/31/16

Lower Arkansas Valley Water Conservancy District Uses Conservation Easements to Protect Water for Farming

10/31/16

The Colorado River Faces Greater Challenges Ahead

10/31/16

Western Open Spaces Disappearing to Development

10/31/16

Ridgeway to Become a "Space to Create" Community

10/31/16

No Chico Brush: Collaboration for Colorado’s Water Future

08/01/16

Children’s Museum of Denver celebrates its grand reopening

11/20/15

Gates Grantee Montezuma Orchard Restoration Project Wins USDA Grant

12/08/15

Landmark Water Plan Released

12/08/15

Milagros Barsallo, co-founder and CEO of Gates grantee RISE Colorado, named one of Forbes 30 under 30 in Education

01/11/16

Rocky Mountain PBS Standing in the Gap Series Set to Premier in November

10/09/15

Gates Grantee Roots Elementary Puts Personalized Approach to Teaching and Learning into Practice

10/09/15

Renovated Mestizo-Curtis Park Brings New Life to the Five Points Community

09/16/15

Gates Provides Lead Gift To Advance Statewide Bicycle Initiative

09/30/15

Colorado Water Trust continues to innovate to support healthy rivers

09/30/15

Strive Preparatory Receives Department of Education Grant to Increase High-Quality Seats

10/09/15

KIPP Denver principal talks about successful college prep

01/11/16

Gates Partner District, Pueblo City 60, adds three additional schools to plan for innovation zone

01/11/16

Senior Vice President for Education Mary Seawell interviewed for the Education Post

03/21/16

Denver Bike and Pedestrian Efforts Advance in 2016

04/11/16

CPR Highlights GFF Grantees in Denver's Westwood Neighborhood

05/16/16

Twenty-five years of transit leadership in Denver has helped the city become a top destination

05/20/16

Gates grantee Teach for America celebrates 25 years

03/21/16

Denver Innovation Zone Profiled

03/21/16

Eagle River Corridor Plan Advances Connections Between Town and River

01/12/16

Arapahoe Street Bike Lane Honored with Seventh Place National Ranking

01/12/16

Walkscope Ranked Top Ten Planning Website of 2015

01/12/16

Rocky Mountain Conservancy raise funds to purchase the privately owned Cascade Cottages property located within Rocky Mountain National Park

09/16/15

The Final Phase Of Renovations Are Underway At Downtown Aurora Visual Arts

09/09/15

Grand Theater Goes Digital

04/06/14

Thoughts on Choosing a Good School

02/03/14

Policy Recommendations on How to Replicate High Quality Charter Schools

01/30/14

GOCO Grants Will Conserve More than 40,000 Acres for Public Use, Wildlife Habitat | Great Outdoors Colorado

12/12/13

Regional Equity Atlas

04/18/14

RISE Colorado Wins 2014 Teach For America Social Innovation Award!

06/03/14

Growing High-Performing Charter Management Organizations

08/06/14

Education Pioneers Comes to Denver!

08/06/14

How Denver Is Becoming the Most Advanced Transit City in the West

07/07/14

New Freedom Park

12/03/13

Colorado Literacy Project

11/20/13

Low-Interest Loans for Small, Rural Movie Theaters

07/26/13

Digital Learning in Colorado

02/14/13

Colorado School Grades

09/11/13

GFF Relocates to Downtown Denver

08/01/13

Department of Interior announces 2014 water release reduction from Lake Powell

08/27/13

STRIVE Preparatory Schools rank among Denver's Best

09/19/13

Denver Bike Sharing goes year-round

09/10/13

Denver’s TOD Fund furthers innovative affordable housing development

08/27/13

Can We Do Full-Scale Farming Inside City Centers?

08/28/14

Colorado Education Policy Fellowship Program 2014-2015

09/17/14

GOCO launches Inspire Initiative to get kids outdoors

07/10/15

Gates grantees featured in new book on urban food movement in Denver

07/10/15

The Great Divide Premiers August 6th

06/26/15

Beth Conover and Mary Seawell promoted to Senior Vice President

05/21/15

Gunnison Times highlights one valley prosperity project

07/27/15

The Pueblo Chieftain praises land conservation

07/27/15

Gates Grantee Intercambio Plans To Open Its New Longmont Facility In September

09/09/15

Gates grantee Mile High Connects on first and last mile connections to regional transit

09/09/15

African Painted Dog Exhibit at the Pueblo Zoo

07/28/15

Youth on Record unveils its $2 million Youth Media Studio

05/18/15

The Slow Rebirth of South Platte River

01/05/15

San Luis hosts Third Annual Congreso de Acequias

10/20/14

GFF Partners Recognized Through Southern Colorado Conservation Awards

10/20/14

Restarting the Common Core Debate

09/17/14

Denver School of Science and Technology Schools Among the Top Performers in Colorado

10/21/14

F. Charles Froelicher, Original Executive Director of the Gates Family Foundation Passes Away at Age 89

10/23/14

Grand Junction Daily Sentinel Recognizes Mesa Land Trust Work to Protect and Enhance the Monument Road Corridor

12/26/14

Mile High Connects receives Kresge Foundation grant to explore capital investment priorities in Denver's underserved neighborhoods

12/17/14

Downtown Aurora Visual Arts receives prestigious National Arts and Humanities award for its work with youth

12/17/14

Low Interests Loans for Energy Efficiency Improvements

09/11/13