Thanks a Million, Joe and Debbie!

Janie Gianotsos Events

Our heartfelt thanks go out to Joe and Debbie Sakic, Presenting Sponsor RBC Wealth Management, RE/MAX and all of our sponsors and supporters who participated in this year’s Joe Sakic Celebrity Classic golf tournament and Joe and Debbie Sakic’s Bringing Hope to the Table dinner. The event was once again a huge success. Mother Nature provided a sunny, beautiful day …

You Can Help Fill a Truck with Produce Thanks to a Matching Gift From CoBank

Cait Barnett Food & Fund Drive, Fund Drive

September is Hunger Action Month and Food Bank of the Rockies wants to support families facing hunger by distributing more fresh, nutritious produce. Often, families struggling with finances don’t have the money to buy healthy, wholesome food. With your help we can make sure these families have access to fresh fruits and vegetables. Now through the end of September, gifts …

A Corny Tradition We Adore

Janie Gianotsos Events, Food & Fund Drive, Large Group Volunteering, Newsy, Thank You

When a community comes together, beautiful things grow! In this case, beautiful corn. Eight years ago, Mike Kosman and his family decided to share some of their land, resources and expertise to grow corn for the hungry. They reached out for support from the local community. Donations of seeds and offers from volunteers made the idea a reality – and …

Sacking Hunger Brings Families Hope!

Janie Gianotsos Food & Fund Drive, Newsy

We love it when the Broncos make sacks – especially when those sacks help feed hungry families! Today, we received a generous gift from Extraction Oil & Gas. Their “Sacking Hunger” promotion donates $1,000 for every Bronco sack. Last year’s 44 sacks will help provide 176,000 meals! Wow! Thank you Extraction Oil & Gas for helping us bring food and …

Thank You Nationwide Foundation!

Janie Gianotsos Newsy, Thank You

Longtime supporter, Nationwide Foundation has once again stepped up to support our mission! We received a generous grant from Nationwide Foundation to help us in the way most needed the last two months of our fiscal year. This grant not only allowed us provide 140,000 meals, it also contributed to our recording setting year of distributing more than 70 million …

Mobile Pantries in Wyoming Get Help from Starbucks!

Janie Gianotsos Newsy, Thank You

Food Bank of the Rockies’ mobile pantry program is 100% donor funded. We host mobile pantries throughout the 30 Colorado counties we support as well as the entire state of Wyoming. Recently, Food Bank of the Rockies was awarded a $10,000 gift from Starbucks to support our Wyoming efforts. These funds will help fund distributions throughout the summer. Hosting mobile …

Phyllis Volunteers at 91 and We Think She’s Amazing!

Janie Gianotsos Uncategorized

Food Bank of the Rockies’ driver Maurice told us about Phyllis, a remarkable woman he sees regularly at one of his distribution sites. When he expressed she was in her 90s and helped give out food boxes, we knew we had to meet her. Phyllis seems much younger than her 91 years. She’s legally blind, but you’d never know it …

It’s Red Nose Day!

Janie Gianotsos Events, Newsy

With the generous support of millions of Americans, hundreds of celebrities, and key partners, Red Nose Day has raised nearly $150 million since launching in the U.S. in 2015. Funds raised are evenly split to support domestic and international programs that ensure children in need are safe, healthy, and educated. Food Bank of the Rockies has benefited from Red Nose …