Phyllis Volunteers at 91 and We Think She’s Amazing!

Janie Gianotsos Uncategorized

Food Bank of the Rockies’ driver Maurice told us about Phyllis, a remarkable woman he sees regularly at one of his distribution sites. When he expressed she was in her 90s and helped give out food boxes, we knew we had to meet her. Phyllis seems much younger than her 91 years. She’s legally blind, but you’d never know it …

We’re Grateful for the Colorado Agricultural Community’s Generous Contributions!

Janie Gianotsos Uncategorized

Today, we celebrated our farmers, ranchers and everyone who produces food in Colorado’s agricultural industry.  On Ag Day at the Capitol, our food producers are recognized for their impact on our economy as well as their efforts to help hungry neighbors. This past year, Colorado’s agricultural community contributed the equivalent of roughly 27 million dollars – 13 million meals – …

Walmart’s “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” Campaign Provides 1.2 Million Meals to Food Bank of the Rockies!

Janie Gianotsos Uncategorized

Food Bank of the Rockies, Walmart and Feeding America® are extending their thanks to everyone who helped raise 230 million meals nationwide for families who struggle with food insecurity as part of the 5th annual “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” Campaign this April. Because the tremendous support from our local community, more than 1.2 million meals will be distributed in Food …

Bud Ferdon – Leaving a Legacy

Janie Gianotsos Uncategorized

One man can change the lives of so many, even after he’s gone. We’re grateful to tell Bud’s story of inspiration and his generosity and thank his grandson, Loren Verville, for sharing this story with us. Bud grew up in Wisconsin. His parents struggled to provide for their children but always did the best they could. Growing up, Bud’s family …

Kids Will Have Breakfast Thanks to the Albertsons Companies Foundation!

Janie Gianotsos Uncategorized

Food Bank of the Rockies is excited to announce a $65,ooo grant to help us provide breakfast food in our Totes of Hope® this year.  This money will help us ensure kids in our community have access to a nutritious breakfast, especially on the weekends when school meals aren’t available. “Breakfast is vital for kids to start their day out …