Totes Bring Hope to Adams 12 Five Star Schools

Janie Gianotsos Newsy

April 16th was a beautiful spring day in Adams County and not just because of the weather. 30 volunteers gathered at the Adams 12 Five Star School District to help feed hungry kids. Staff, family liaisons and parent volunteers rolled up their sleeves and filled bags with non-perishable, healthy, kid-friendly items supplied through Food Bank of the Rockies’ Totes of …

Colorado Egg Producers Share the Love Just in Time for Easter!

Janie Gianotsos Newsy

Easter will be a lot brighter for our neighbors in need thanks to a huge delivery today from Colorado Egg Producers, Sparbo Farms, Moark Eggs and Rocky Mountain Eggs!  We received 259,200 eggs just in time for the Easter holiday. Thank you to our friends at Colorado Egg Producers for your kindness this spring and all year long!

#Surprisingly TCF!

Janie Gianotsos Canned Food Drive, Food & Fund Drive, Fund Drive, Newsy

  Perhaps you caught a glimpse of the TCF team popping up around town surprising people with free lunch, free coffee and more. You may also have noticed Food Bank of the Rockies barrels at TCF branches throughout Metro Denver. TCF Bank decided to make a difference in a different way last month, helping the hungry in Minneapolis, Detroit, Chicago …

Hear Jeff’s Story and Help Stamp Out Hunger!

Janie Gianotsos Canned Food Drive, Food & Fund Drive, Fund Drive, Newsy

Jeff is a letter carrier and volunteering to head up Colorado’s Branch 47 for the National Letter Carriers Association (NALC) Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive. Helping to fight hunger is important to Jeff and his enthusiasm for the drive is delightful! Jeff has taken this drive to heart because he knows first hand what it’s like to not always know where …

It’s National Volunteer Week!

Janie Gianotsos Newsy

Food Bank of the Rockies celebrates National Volunteer Week every third week in April. It’s one of my favorite times at the food bank and a small way of saying “thank you” for these generous gifts of time. Volunteers make such a big difference, not only to FBR, but also to our partner agencies and neighbors in need.  Even though …

Fighting Hunger is Disc-y Business!

Janie Gianotsos Food & Fund Drive, Fund Drive, Newsy

Wonderful friends of the food bank for many years, Mile High Disc Golf Club visited FBR to tour our warehouse and share contributions raised over the past disc golf season.   This generous organization and its players have been giving to the food bank for a very long time, helping to fight hunger in a big way. This year, we were …