Commemorating 30 Years with the FBR Family

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When Food Bank of the Rockies was founded 30 years ago, the thought of distributing over 22 million pounds of food over the course of one year would have been mind boggling. In 1978, FBR was known as the Colorado Food Clearing House and operated from a 900-square-foot schoolroom in northwest Denver. Food was collected from nearby Safeway stores and …

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When you see a long line of people, you assume that there’s something worthwhile at the other end. Something worth waiting for. At Holy Ghost Church downtown Denver, that something is a PB&J sandwich and a bag of cookies. And for many folks, that sandwich is definitely worth waiting for. The line-up starts at 9:30am and by the time lunch …

Comcast Cares Day 2008

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Volunteers truly make our world go round here at FBR. This year, we expect to log over 63,000 hours to volunteer time…the equivalent of 29 full-time employees! Can you imagine where we would be without these dedicated individuals, groups, corporations and students? Because of their donations of time, we can serve 4.8 million more meals to our neighbors in need …

What Do FBR & American Idol Have in Common?

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45% of the children served through FBR’s partner agencies are kids. People around the state, the country and the world for that matter have a heart for kids in need. Proof of that fact came to FBR recently in the form of a grant totaling $24,414. FBR received this grant from Charity Projects Entertainment Fund and “IDOL GIVES BACK” to …

Joe & Debbie Sakic’s Dinner to Fight Hunger is Nearly Sold Out…Reserve Your Table Today!

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Join Joe & Debbie, Title Sponsor RBC Wealth Management, Josh Blue, 9NEWS, Denver Magazine and FM Sport Radio The FAN in raising funds for Food Bank of the Rockies’ Childrens’ Programs. Joe and Debbie Sakic are hosting an elegant evening of dining, laughter and luxury auction items on August 22nd, 2008 at the Inverness Hotel and Conference Center. A Cocktail …

A Passionate Guild Bring Together Passionate Palettes

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Not every organization is blessed enough to lay claim to a special group of women with hearts of gold advocating for your cause. FBR’s Guild loves nothing more than to come together, raise money, elevate awareness about hunger and have a jolly ole’ time all the while. This past Tuesday, the Guild hosted their 2nd Annual elegant evening event at …