Take Us Out to the Ball Game

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There’s no better way to spend a 95 degree Denver day than a seat in the rock pile at Coors Field, a ball park hot dog, and camaraderie with co-workers. On July 22nd, Food Bank of the Rockies employees and their families were treated to an afternoon ball game to thank them for their dedication in the fight against hunger. …

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A Visit From Senator Salazar

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FBR was honored to host a press conference with Senator Salazar and representatives from the Colorado Food Bank Assocation on Monday morning. The Senator spoke about the importance of the Farm Bill and spoke very highly of the work done through FBR and our sister food banks in Colorado. Kevin Seggelke, FBR’s CEO, joined Senator Salazar in packing a Commodities …

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 …

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 …