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Stay connected and engaged with ECHO. Whether you're an early childhood educator, community partner, parent, nature enthusiast, or valued volunteer, we've got a way for you to join in ECHO's mission.

Upcoming Events

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Community Presentations

  • There are no upcoming public community presentations at this time. 

Trainings

Volunteer Build Days

  • There are no upcoming public build days at this time. Have a build day and want to share it here? Let us know!

Grant Opportunities 

 

Become an ECHO site!

Early Childhood Heath Outdoors (ECHO) is now accepting applications from licensed child care centers and preschools in Colorado to receive seed grant funding for the implementation of nature play in their outdoor space. Applications to become an ECHO site will be due on May 8, 2020.  

Please see further information and the 2020 application below:

 

Join our Family Child Care Professional Learning Cohort!

New in 2020, we are hosting a learning cohort for family child care providers to take a deep dive into best practice in outdoor learning environments.  Selected family child care providers will participate in the Early Childhood Outdoor Learning Environments online certificate program offered through North Carolina State University and receive additional resources, personalized design assistance, and ongoing program planning through in person meetings and web-based presentations. Selected family child care providers will also receive grant funds to implement changes to their outdoor spaces as learned in the online certificate program. Applications to join the cohort will be due on May 1, 2020.

Please see further information and the 2020 application below:

Want to learn more about this opportunity? 2020 Family Child Care Professional Learning Cohort Informational Webinars will occur live on:

 

Join our Early Childhood Coach Cohort!

We will be hosting a learning cohort for early childhood coaches this fall. Application materials will be available in June.

For questions about ECHO or to learn more, please visit our About page or email echo@nwf.org.

 

Careers with ECHO

Thank you for considering employment with ECHO. There are no available positions at this time, but please check back for future career opportunities.

 

Volunteer

Let's make a difference together. ECHO has a variety of meaningful ways to get involved. If you have a passion for our mission, we'd love to put your time and talent to work.

Currently we are seeking volunteers to:

  • Join our garden installation and maintenance teams
  • Participate in community training
  • Serve as brand ambassadors

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