Blogs

Our bloggers are fitness instructors, runners, bikers, professors, therapists, recreationists, psychologists, nutritionists, parents and, overall, members of our community. Check back often for new posts and leave a comment to engage in the conversation.

April 12, 2018

Next Clifton Nature Park clean-up day is Friday, April 20

Another opportunity for you and/or your organization to contribute to the Clifton community. Clifton Nature Park Clean-Up During National Volunteer Week! Join us during National Volunteer Week in maintaining and creating healthy landscapes to live and play by participating in the clean-up of Clifton Nature Park! The event will take place from 9 a.m to 1 […]
April 4, 2018

This Friday! Clifton Nature Park clean-up day

Clifton Nature Park Clean-Up Volunteer Day Join us in maintaining and creating healthy landscapes to live and play by participating in the clean-up of Clifton Nature Park! The event will take place from 9 a.m to 1 p.m. Friday, April 6, 2018 including the opportunity for a descriptive nature walk after pulling weeds and picking up trash. Make sure […]
April 3, 2018

Clifton neighborhood grant – AARP Community Challenge (due 5/18/18)

AARP has a current RFP that could meet an identified need in the Clifton area. If your organization has a project in mind that could be a good fit, MCPH has staff available to help write the grant application. See below for details and coordinate with Sarah Johnson if you plan to […]
April 3, 2018

Clifton neighborhood grant – Aetna Foundation (initial request due 4/18)

The Aetna Foundation has a current RFP that could meet an identified need in the Clifton area. If your organization has a project in mind that could be a good fit, MCPH has staff available to help write the grant application. See below for details and coordinate with Sarah Johnson […]
April 3, 2018

Community Transformation Group in the news – 3/18

The Daily Sentinel referenced the work of the Community Transformation Group in a 3/27/18 article and a follow-up editorial on March 30: GJSentinel-Officials-dig-deep-to-find-root-cause-of-countys-low-rank-in-health-outcomes032718 To get healthier, we must get wealthier _ Editorials _ gjsentinel.com We are working to improve health by tackling root causes of poor health outcomes. One of those […]
November 23, 2017

Volunteer with CTG at Sharefest, 4/28-29/18

Many of you are familiar with Sharefest, the annual community-wide volunteer day that supports Mesa County residents by meeting practical needs such as yard work, house work and other projects they are physically unable to do on their own. This year the event takes place on April 28 and 29.    I will be […]