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 …

Ardent Mills Tee’s Up to Fight Hunger

Janie Gianotsos Fund Drive, Newsy

Our friends at Ardent Mills know that people cannot live by bread alone.  Sometimes you need to raise a little dough! The largest flour miller in the U.S. has been a tremendous hunger fighting partner with Food Bank of the Rockies since their headquarters moved to Denver last year.  This year, not only did they donate food, their staff also volunteered more …

Three Churches Feed the Hungry in Greenwood Village

Janie Gianotsos Newsy

It might surprise you to hear an affluent suburb like Greenwood Village feeds nearly 100 families each week.  Covenant Cupboard is a collaboration between three local churches to help the hungry in the southeast metro area.  The churches provide funds, volunteers and rely on Food Bank of the Rockies for a large portion of what they distribute. We visited on …

We’re Helping Seniors During Older Americans Month and Every Month!

Janie Gianotsos Newsy

Beverly suffers from cancer, lives on a fixed income and struggles to find enough money to pay for basic necessities. She receives food through one of our partner agencies and is so grateful for the nourishment to help her through the month. May is Older Americans Month. Many of the seniors we and our partner agencies help are dealing with …

Did You Know Food Bank of the Rockies is “Green”?

Janie Gianotsos Newsy

Happy Earth Day! Did you know Food Bank of the Rockies is “green”? In addition to recycling our cardboard and plastic, we recycle food! Last year we safely picked up and distributed enough food from local retailers through our Denver’s Table Food Rescue program to provide more than 8.1 million meals. Instead of filling up landfills, this nutritious food will fill the …

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 …