GOCO Press Release
Originally published Dec. 15, 2017
On Friday, the Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) Board awarded $20 million in grants to projects across Colorado on Friday.
In total, this round of grants will:
- Invest in 40 projects in 28 counties
- Impact more than 43,000 youth
- Create approximately 1,000 jobs
- Plant more than 3,600 trees, shrubs, and flowering plants
- Conserve 31,186 acres of land and 140 miles of rivers
The majority of the funding just awarded, totaling $14.1 million, is dedicated to GOCO’s Inspire Initiative to get kids outside.