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Colorado Department of Education (CDE) Grant Writing Training

Learn strategies for planning and writing a competitive grant proposal and about CDE’s funding opportunities at the CDE Grant Writing Training. Register for a training in: Durango (10/23), Denver Metro (10/25) and Fort Morgan (10/30). For more information, contact Anna Young.

 School Food Institute - Free online training for Colorado school food service staff

The Chef Ann Foundation has launched School Food Institute. These  online courses, taught by Chef Ann Cooper, meet USDA Professional Standards and are free for all Colorado food service professionals, thanks to support from the Colorado Health Foundation. Courses begin November 1 - enroll today. For questions or to get your free course code, contact Meghan Brenner.  

Healthy School Leadership Retreat

Submit a proposal for breakout sessions at the 2018 Healthy Schools Leadership Retreat. This event is scheduled for June 7-8, 2018 at the Keystone Conference Center in Keystone, Colorado. Proposal submissions are due by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. 

Youth Garden Grant

Youth Garden Grants are awarded to schools and community organizations with youth-centered garden programs to provide funding and supplies.  Deadline to apply is Friday, Dec. 8, 2017.  Visit for more details on prize packages.

Green Schools Conference and Expo (GSCE)

This national event brings together those involved in making green schools a reality: people who lead, operate, build, and teach in U.S. schools.

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