Look Who’s “Milling” Around Our Warehouse!

Janie Gianotsos Large Group Volunteering, Newsy

  A new group of volunteers helped us ring in Warehouse Wednesday this week.  A team of hardworking employees from the newly formed Ardent Mills sorted food, filled orders and even paired up some donated crutches. Ardent Mills, the largest flour miller in the U.S., combines the operations of ConAgra Mills and Horizon Milling, a joint venture of Cargill Inc. and CHS …

Summer Hunger? CenturyLink “Can” Help!

Janie Gianotsos Newsy

In 37 states across the country, CenturyLink team members were brainstorming  ways to make summer a little brighter for their hungry neighbors, through the 2014 CenturyLink Backpack Buddies Food Drive, Denver area employees participated in the 3rd Annual CenturyLink Can-Sculpture Challenge.  Teams were asked to create designs around the theme of “Front Range Food Fight” (Colorado landmarks made out of food). …

Thank You Buckley Air Force Base!

Janie Gianotsos Newsy

Not only are these brave men and women serving their country, they’re also serving their community. Today in our warehouse, team members from the base volunteered to pull food orders, an important task to help us get food to our partner agencies and neighbors in need. Pulling orders is a bit like shopping at a discount food warehouse. Items are listed on …

Celebrating Summer Lunches with the Mayor, Miles and Ed McCaffrey

Janie Gianotsos Events, Kung Food Fighters, Newsy

School is out and summer lunches are served! Food Bank of the Rockies will be providing nutritious lunches to kids across our service area all summer. We’re supplying food for more than 70 sites, to kids who might not otherwise have enough healthy food at home. Kids munched on hamburgers or sandwiches, strawberries, sweet potato fries, salad and milk at …

Thank You CHS for Your Harvest for Hunger!

Janie Gianotsos Food & Fund Drive, Fund Drive, Newsy

Last week we were extremely grateful to receive a generous contribution from CHS employees, customers and partners! Everyone had a good time raising funds too. M&M Cooperative group held its first Cajun boil and mouse race in Yuma to benefit the Harvest for Hunger campaign. This event alone raised enough to provide 36,300 meals to  Food Bank of the Rockies! See photos …

Look What Four 5th Graders Can Accomplish!

Janie Gianotsos Food & Fund Drive, Fund Drive, Kung Food Fighters, Newsy

Teachers from Brown International School reached out to us with four students wanting to learn about hunger and help those in need in our community. At first the students were going to host a food drive.  After researching our website, touring our facility and learning about our Quarters for Kids campaign, part of the Kung Food Fighters® Kids Club, and how 25 cents contributed to …