Fighting Hunger is Disc-y Business!

Janie Gianotsos Food & Fund Drive, Fund Drive, Newsy

Wonderful friends of the food bank for many years, Mile High Disc Golf Club visited FBR to tour our warehouse and share contributions raised over the past disc golf season.   This generous organization and its players have been giving to the food bank for a very long time, helping to fight hunger in a big way. This year, we were …

Ag Day is Awesome!

Janie Gianotsos Events, Food & Fund Drive, Newsy

Yesterday, we had the pleasure of representing Feeding Colorado to celebrate Colorado Agriculture Day, aka “Ag” Day. Colorado’s diverse agriculture and food industry contributes greatly to our way of life and they are generous friends to food banks across the state. Our CEO, Kevin had the pleasure of speaking during the press conference, judging amazing culinary creations and celebrating the …

It All Started With a PB&J

fbrockies Food & Fund Drive, Newsy

We sure do love innovative ideas that better the lives of our neighbors in need.  We received this email from a new friend of the food bank and wanted to share.  Be inspired.  And buy a sandwich card while you’re at it!    Dear Food Bank of the Rockies, Thanks for being so enthusiastic about my company, Food for Thoughts …

Century Link Makes a Huge Impact

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Century Link recently raised 130,000 pounds of food and more than $400,000 in cash during their national food drive.  Because their donations exceeded the $1 million dollar mark, the match dollars were divided among the beneficiaries of their 2013 food drive across the country.  Food Bank of the Rockies was blessed to be included in that list!  The CenturyLink Foundation committed to …

9 Cares and King Soopers Brings Hope – All Year Round

fbrockies Food & Fund Drive, Newsy

Last week, we were blessed with yet another outpouring of generosity through 9Cares Colorado Shares and King Soopers.  Coloradans came forward to fight hunger and donated over 14,000 pounds of food and purchased boxes which provided an additional 130,000 pound of food through our friends at King Soopers!  This past Thursday, over 100 hunger relief agency partners lined up at …

Colorado Companies Going the Extra Mile

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In the past month, we’ve had the honor or working with two Colorado companies we’d like to highlight.  These folks have displayed their dedication to fighting hunger in our communities. Many corporate partners incorporate matching gifts through their employee giving programs.  This has been an incredible source of giving for FBR over the years.  Encana recently reminded us just how powerful matching programs …

KS 107.5 Listeners Give Back!

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Last week was jam packed with hunger fighting events, which is so exciting to us at FBR!  KS 107.5 hosted their annual food drive, which is a 5 day event that brings out their dedicated listeners.  They walk to nearly a dozen donation sites around the Metro area to visit with Tony V and donate food for their neighbors in …

9Cares and Colorado Shares – Without a Doubt!

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We were thrilled to announce that we would be partnering with 9NEWS for their outstandingly successful 2012 9Cares Colorado Shares Food and Fund Drive.  This annual event has been a part of Denver history for over 30 years and continues to grow each and every year.  The staff at 9NEWS has this massive collection of food, funds, toys etc. down to a science!  …