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Stories

Stories play an important role in illuminating the work and accomplishments of our grantees, community teams and other partners. Stories below are specifically related to The Colorado Trust’s work, and may be filtered by funding strategy. To learn more about inequities and injustices faced by Coloradans, visit our Collective Colorado website, an online outlet for reliable, nonpartisan information about issues that impact the health and well-being of the people living in our state.

More Work to be Done for Colorado Kids

March 2015

By Tara Manthey A new study finds a reduction in child poverty statewide, though significant disparities still exist across communities for the youngest Coloradans.

2015 CHAS: In the Field

March 2015

The 2015 Colorado Health Access Survey is underway, and will reveal valuable findings about coverage and access in Colorado in the post-health care reform era.

The Power of Community Organizing

February 2015

By Theresa Trujillo, The Colorado Trust Theresa Trujillo, one of The Trust’s new community partners, shares her thoughts and takeaways from Doran Schrantz’s Health Equity Learning Series presentation.

Health Equity and Community Engagement

February 2015

On Feb. 5, 2015, Doran Schrantz, Executive Director of ISAIAH in Minnesota, discussed community organizing, political power and other topics at The Trust's first Health Equity Learning Series event of 2014.

Looking Back, and What’s Ahead

January 2015

By Ned Calonge, MD, MPH After 30 years of successfully advancing the health and well-being of Coloradans, The Trust is embarking on a bold new community-level strategy for the future.

Champions for Colorado’s Children

December 2014
Courtney Ricci, PhD

The Colorado Trust celebrates how the Early Childhood Councils successfully integrated health into their work.

Learn about the health equity issues affecting Coloradans at Collective Colorado, a publication of The Colorado Trust.