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Health

Solutions and stories related to bolstering quality healthcare, preventative care resources, and local initiatives that support healthy lifestyles.

Story Weight Room Upgrades Boost Safety and Strength at Montezuma-Cortez High School

With aging weight room equipment making lifting unsafe for students and staff, one coach took matters into his own hands.

Solution A New Range Keeps a Libby Community Meal Project Cooking
Local Champion:
Christ Lutheran Church
Date funded:
June 21, 2024
Grant Amount:
$7,498
Solution Filters and Reusable Masks Ensure Clean Air for Monte Vista Police Officers
Local Champion:
City of Monte Vista
Date funded:
June 18, 2024
Grant Amount:
$2,677
Story Efforts to Keep Healthy School Meals in Rural Colorado Free for All

By Ilana Newman, The Daily Yonder

Solution Dry Suits Help Libby Sustain Local Search and Rescue Operations
Local Champion:
Lincoln County Sheriff's Office
Date funded:
May 30, 2024
Grant Amount:
$8,500
Solution An Equipment Infusion Keeps Weiser Youth Sports Safe and Affordable
Local Champion:
City of Weiser
Date funded:
May 15, 2024
Grant Amount:
$17,528
Solution Vision Screenings Bring Life Into Focus for Taos Youth
Local Champion:
Lion's Club of Taos
Date funded:
May 14, 2024
Grant Amount:
$15,000
Solution Equine Therapy Provides a Healing Alternative for Children in Taos
Local Champion:
Nonviolence Works, Inc
Date funded:
May 13, 2024
Grant Amount:
$7,200
Solution A Simple Fix Helps Weiser Volunteers Support More Cancer Patients
Local Champion:
Angel Wings Network
Date funded:
May 8, 2024
Grant Amount:
$4,962
Solution A CPR Machine Saves Lives in Monte Vista
Local Champion:
Monte Vista Community Ambulance Service
Date funded:
April 19, 2024
Grant Amount:
$9,634

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