Join MasterChef Star, Jake Gandolfo, in Fighting Hunger in CO

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Check out this one of a kind, can’t miss event benefiting FBR. “Roll on over” on April 29th from 2pm-8pm to Mile High Spirits on Larimer and meet MasterChef star, Jake Gandolfo, sample food truck eats and enjoy mouth watering libations from Mile High Spirits. The fun doesn’t stop there.  Check out Denver Westword‘s informative article below and we’ll hope to see you there!Crock …

Feeding Tummies During Spring Break

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We’re blessed to have the opportunity to work with outstanding donors, volunteers, agencies, community members and foundations, all contributing to the fight against hunger. One group we’re especially grateful for this week is the Epworth Foundation. This group, full of heart and passion for Denver kids, contacted us about a Spring Break camp they organize for 500 local kids. During …

A Record Shattering $1,143,190!

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Dom and Jane and the Mix 100 crew have been blessing us with their annual Dom and Jane Charity Marathon for 13 years running.  The total of money pledged through this 2 day radioathon grows every year.  And we’re ecstatic to report that the trend continued this year…an unbelievable amount!  13 years ago, we never would have imagined raising over …

Hunger Fighting Chili

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Companies often ask us for effective hunger fighting ideas to use with their employees.  Ideas that will boost morale, incorporate fun and team work while making a significant impact on the community.  When these inquiries arise, we point to a company who, year after year after year, amazes us with their innovation and employee dedication.  We point to the fine folks …

Terrell Surprises Mobile Pantry Recipients

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To kick off a new partnership between the Terrell Davis “Mile High Salute” Bar-B-Que Sauce and Safeway, they partnered with FBR on Wednesday to host a surprise barbeque at one of FBR’s mobile pantry sites. Mobile pantry recipients showed up to pick up their food boxes and were treated to barbeque chicken and fixings, prepared by Safeway and Davis. Denver Mayor Michael B. Hancock …

KS 107.5 Kickin’ Some Serious Food Drive Bootie

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KS 107.5 has been doing their annual Thanksgiving Food Drive for years.  And our agency partners have reaped the rewards of the generosity of this radio station and their loyal listeners.  It’s amazing to watch how many people roll in with boxes full of food!  Tony V parks his KS-mobile at 2 locations per day and invites listeners to come by with …

Sesame Steps Up to the Hunger Plate

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We recently partnered with Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit organization behind Sesame Street, and Walmart in hosting a community screening featuring portions of Sesame Street’s newest prime time special, Growing Hope Against Hunger, featuring Brad Paisley, Kimberly Williams Paisley, and the Sesame Street Muppets. The screening showcased the program and provide educational opportunities for families around the issue of hunger in …

All Things Sakic

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It’s a good weekend when we can report nearly one million meals raised over the course of 2 days.  That was the case after this year’s Joe Sakic Celebrity Classic and the Joe & Debbie Sakic Bringing Hope to the Table Celebration, sponsored by CoBank and RBC Wealth Management.  On August 25 and 26, sponsors and friends joined together for a picture …

What are your plans for August 26th?

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If that Friday night has you wondering what to do, we’d love to greet you at the Joe & Debbie Sakic Bringing Hope to the Table Celebration, presented by CoBank and RBC Wealth Management. Meet our hunger champion, Joe, pose in a ShutterBooth photo booth, get your laugh on with comedian Bob Marley, bid on affordable and fantastic auction items, dine …

Champions Fighting Hunger

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We’re more than excited to announce a new partnership with our friends at Champion Windows!  They recently launched a summer campaign coined “Close the Window on Hunger” to donate to local food banks all around the country. This summer they’ll be donating 50 pounds of food to FBR for every appointment they run and another 100 pounds of food for each order placed. Last …