Sister Act

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

Sierra and Audrey Not wanting to be outdone by little sister Audrey, featured in this post, 7 year old Sierra, along with her sister, held a “fabulous Spring Celebration”, asking guests to bring food and fund donations to their party, even creating an invitation with Food Bank of the Rockies’ logo. The family stopped by the food bank for a …

We Love it When Kids Give Back!

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

Food Bank of the Rockies was delighted to be invited to the graduation ceremony at Patterson Elementary School in Jefferson County. The 3rd graders at Patterson learned about economics and giving back. They hosted a Teddy Bear Tea.  The kids made Teddy Bears in art class and had the option of allowing their Teddy Bears to be auctioned at the …

Midas Drives Out Hunger in Denver

Janie Gianotsos Food & Fund Drive, Newsy

Food Bank of the Rockies was excited to join Midas as the local beneficiary for Midas’ hunger-fighting road trip.  For every #1Mile1Meal shared through Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, the truck drove another mile and Midas donated a meal. The stop in Denver featured free BBQ, lemonade and giveaways. And Midas is offering free oil changes at participating Midas locations for …

CHS Harvest for Hunger Helps Feed More this Year!

Janie Gianotsos Food & Fund Drive, Fund Drive, Newsy

We are amazed by the tremendous efforts of CHS Country Operations in Wray, Washington and Yuma! Through three Cajun Boil & Mouse Race events, the local business unit of CHS Country Operations raised $38,221 and with added contributions by CHS of $22,625, they raised a grand total of $60,846 as part of this year’s CHS Harvest for Hunger food and …

White Crown Credit Union and their Members – White Knights Helping Us Fight Hunger!

Janie Gianotsos Food & Fund Drive, Fund Drive, Newsy

Since 2008, White Crown Credit Union and their members have partnered with Food Bank of the Rockies, making a big difference for our hungry neighbors.  The credit union spirit is about “People Helping People” – a concept White Crown truly exemplifies.  Yesterday, they contributed funds to provide 14,600 meals, bringing their lifetime total to nearly 210,000 meals for our community! …

Hunger Knows No Season

Janie Gianotsos Faces of Food Bank, Food & Fund Drive, Newsy

The Scott family struggles to make ends meet.  Three teens and their hard working mom don’t always know where their next meal will come from.  They are not alone.  1 in 7 men and women and nearly 1 in 4 Colorado children live in food insecure households. The holiday season is wrapping up and for Food Bank of the Rockies …