An interactive, searchable database of all of The Trust’s publications, mostly in English, from its 30 years of serving Coloradans.Showing 10 of 204 results
June 2001
Healthy Actions, Healthy Coloradans – Community Success Stories in Evaluating Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Programs

Highlights the efforts of communities across Colorado to improve the health and well-being of their residents, with a focus on their evaluation work.

June 2001
Bringing Research to Scale – The Nurse-Family Partnership Program

Examines how the research-based Nurse-Family Partnership program is being put into practice on a broad scale across Colorado. The program—in which nurses conduct in-home visits with first-time expectant mothers who are at risk of poor birth outcomes, and then continue the long-term relationship following the child's birth—is detailed in this report, along with the research on which it is based, implementation costs, realities of putting the program in place in varied communities and involving legislators in the implementation process.

May 2001
Approaches to Grantmaking: A Report to The Colorado Trust

This paper was commissioned by The Colorado Trust to aid in its long-term strategic planning process. Through a variety of sources it provides a review of existing grantmaking strategies and distills the implications of those strategies for philanthropic funders and their grantees.

April 2001
2000 Annual Report

Describes the foundation's mission and reports on initiatives funded by The Trust. Special focus in this issue on the following initiatives: After-school, Palliative Care, and Supporting Immigrant and Refugee Families.

November 2000
New Millenium Scan – A Summary of Health-related Concerns in Colorado Communities

Based on a scan conducted by the REFT Institute, Inc., this report provides an overview of health concerns among Coloradans.

March 1999
Using Evaluation to Improve Grantmaking – What's Good for the Goose is Good for the Grantor

Discusses how foundations can use evaluation as a tool for communicating effective grantmaking strategies, conducting cost-effective analyses, demonstrating stewardship and ensuring accountability.


An interactive, searchable database of all of The Trust’s publications from its 30 years of serving Coloradans.