To acknowledge its 25th anniversary in 2010, The Trust granted $250,000 to strengthen the work of 10 nonprofit organizations and groups working across Colorado to improve health care for children:
- All Kids Covered 2010
- Bright Futures for Early Childhood
- Colorado Medical Home Initiative
- Denver Health – South High School-based Health Center
- Eagle Care Medical Clinic
- Family Medicine Center
- Northwest Colorado Health
- Pueblo City-County Health Department
- Southwest Open School School-based Health Center
- Summit Community Care Clinic
Support for an internship position in research, evaluation and strategic learning.
Supported efforts by the Colorado Coalition for the Medically Underserved's All Kids Covered Initiative to examine the status of children's access to health coverage and health care throughout Colorado.
Supported the Colorado Health Institute's development of a series of issue briefs based on the Colorado Household Survey data, to inform policymakers nationally and in Colorado on health care reform efforts.
Supported the Colorado Health Institute in building the statewide Health Professions Database to ensure that programs and policies are data-driven and can strategically address Colorado's provider shortage.
Supported the Colorado Nonprofit Association's Fiscal Education Project, helping nonprofit organizations in Colorado better educate their constituencies and the broader population about Colorado’s fiscal challenges.
Supported production of the Frontline film Sick Around America, which explores the critical choices Americans face in attempting to access health coverage and care.
Conducted an evaluation of public insurance outreach and enrollment programs in community-based organizations funded by The Trust. The evaluation determined the programs’ impact on enrollment, retention and utilization of Colorado's public health insurance programs. For select grantees, the team also conducted a cost analysis to examine the cost per client of implementing a case management approach to Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) and Medicaid outreach, enrollment and retention.