Dine and Donate – Tyler Wiard’s Perspective

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As the Executive Chef at Elway’s Cherry Creek, I look forward to Denver Restaurant Week every year.  It’s a 2 week period where folks can take advantage of outstanding values for memorable dining experiences around the city of Denver.  Elway’s Cherry Creek is proud to welcome diners to visit us and sample the culinary creations we dream up for this …

#28, A Hunger Fighting Chef Extraordinaire

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Tyler Wiard, Executive Chef, Elway’s Cherry Creek “I’m proud to be able to call Colorado home and to put my love for food to work in here in Denver.  When Food Bank of the Rockies asked me to participate in their Celebrity Council, I couldn’t think of a better way to serve this generous community better than working through a …

#27, Go-To Sports Guy

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Vic Lombardi, Sports Anchor on CBS 4 News “I love Colorado. It’s home for me and the people here are like family. The fact that so many Coloradans are hungry day to day is just not right. It’s an honor for me to be a part of an organization trying to alleviate this horrible problem and make life easier for …

#26, Mr. Funny News Man

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Tom Green, Morning Anchor, Channel 2 News “Food Bank of the Rockies plays a critical role in our community every year, but in these tough times we need to do even more to help them make the difference in the lives of those who need it most.  The Food Bank is one of the most efficient charities I’ve ever seen. …

#25, A 9NEWS Hunger Champion

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Mark Koebrich, 9NEWS Anchor “All of us at 9News are deeply committed to the cause of food security. We support Food Bank of the Rockies and their mission to keep families and at need individuals from going hungry.  With 1-in-7 Coloradans struggling with hunger, the need has never been greater, the mission has never been more urgent.” About Mark: Mark …

#24, A Little Opie Goes a Long Way

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Jake Schroeder, Front Man of Opie Gone Bad “I’ve partnered with Food Bank of the Rockies for the past few years and plan to continue in that partnership for years to come.  The work they do in fighting hunger in our own communities is outstanding and I can’t think of a cause more worthy than providing a basic necessity that none of …

#23, a Lovely Lady & Hunger All Star

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Kathie J, Morning Show Host on KS 107.5 “Before KS1075 started partnering with Food Bank of the Rockies for the KS 1074 food drive, I had no idea how many children and adults Food Bank of the Rockies feeds.  I don’t think most people are aware that churches, schools and other food pantries rely on Food Bank of the Rockies …

The Dynamic 4 Duo, #21 & #22

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Jim Benemann & Karen Leigh, Anchors on CBS 4 Photo by Hans Rosemond “In good times and bad, there is big demand on Food Bank of the Rockies to feed hungry people in our community. Without Food Bank and the generous Coloradans who support their vital mission, many people would not be able to provide food for themselves and their …

Announcing #20, Congresswoman Diana DeGette

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Congresswoman Diana DeGette “Keeping our families healthy has been a primary focus of my time in Congress, and that commitment is borne out of the same commitment Food Bank of the Rockies demonstrates day-in and day-out: that access to safe, healthy food is something every American deserves.  In these difficult economic times, many families who perhaps never thought they’d need …

Mr. Radio, #19

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Bret Saunders, KBCO Morning Show HostPhoto by Hans Rosemond “Hunger has become an epidemic. We need to take care of one another and Food Bank of the Rockies makes sure that people are getting at least some of what they need in these difficult times. It’s my honor to be involved and I hope that you will help in any …