Thank You Albertsons Companies Foundation!

Janie Gianotsos Newsy, Thank You

Mom always said breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Teachers agree! Sadly, for 1 in 7 children in Colorado, food insecurity could mean skipping this vital meal. Since 2016, Food Bank of the Rockies has receiving generous funding from Hunger Is, a grant from Albertsons Companies Foundation. These funds have allowed us to provide more than 250,000 …

KBCO Studio C, Volume 31 – Feeding Our Neighbors through Music!

Janie Gianotsos Events, Newsy, Thank You

For 31 years, KBCO has created annual compilations from generous local and national artists. The artists donate their music and proceeds from sales help our community with contributions to Boulder County Aids Project (BCAP) and Food Bank of the Rockies. Since 2009, proceeds have helped Food Bank of the Rockies provide 800,000 meals for men, women and children facing hunger. …

Wow! Thank You and Congratulations Bellco Credit Union!

Janie Gianotsos Large Group Volunteering, Newsy, Thank You

Bellco Credit Union, a Colorado-based cooperative financial institution, has exemplified their commitment to ensuring Colorado families have the food they need by recently donating $50,000 to Food Bank of the Rockies. The announcement and check donation were made as part of a Bellco volunteer day where employees helped sort hundreds of pounds of food at the food bank’s Denver warehouse. …

Ways to Help in November

Janie Gianotsos Newsy

Thanksgiving is right around the corner. We get lots of calls from people wanting to help us serve Thanksgiving dinner.  What some people don’t know about Food Bank of the Rockies is that we don’t actually serve any meals at our warehouse.  If you’ve never visited, here’s a fun video to give you and idea of how we feed our …

When it Comes to Feeding Kids, Food Bank of the Rockies doesn’t Monkey Around!

Janie Gianotsos Newsy

Imagine trying to study and only being able to focus on the pangs of hunger. Sadly, one in seven children in Colorado don’t have to imagine. They live in food insecure households, and sometimes worry where they’ll find there next meal. Food Bank of the Rockies shares almost half the food we distribute with children. It’s our mission to ensure …

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 …