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Help Feed NoCo

Hunger is not something that happens “somewhere else.” Hunger is a reality for thousands of neighbors in Northern Colorado. That’s why Johnstown Mayor Scott James took the challenge of riding the Scheels Ferris wheel for 50 hours in row. James broke the world record for consecutive hours riding a Ferris wheel and in the process […]

October Food Bank Closures

The Fort Collins and Loveland Food Share pantries and Food Link will be closed Tuesday, October 17, and Thursday, October 26. Please plan your visits accordingly.

Thanks to All Who Made the Taste Benefit 2017 a Success

Another Taste Benefit is in the books and by all accounts it was a fantastic event. Once again, restaurants, beverage companies, community volunteers and supporters came out in huge numbers to support the Food Bank for Larimer County in its fight against hunger. Hundreds of supporters packed the Marriott Fort Collins for the Taste Benefit […]

Making A Difference for the Kids at Lago Vista

For the last eight years, retired teachers Laney and Duncan Howard have dedicated their time, talents and hearts to the kids at Lago Vista Mobile Home Community in Loveland. What started as a small reading program with 10 or 20 kids has grown into a successful year-round program supporting up to 150 kids each year. […]

Food Bank Announces Expansion Plans

After two years of study and planning, we have made the decision to expand our warehousing operations to increase capacity to store and distribute more food to meet growing demand in the community.  We’ve experienced a 50% increase in visits to our Food Share pantries since the Great Recession started in 2008. Over the last […]

FBLC Opening at 10 am Today.

Due to weather conditions, the Food Bank will open at 10 am today, January 5, 2017, including Loveland Food Share. Fort Collins Food Share will operate on a normal schedule (1 – 6 pm).

Holiday Tribute Cards Provide Meaningful Gift

Make a donation in honor of family, friends or coworkers this holiday season and we’ll provide a colorful tribute card to let them know you care about fighting hunger. Each $15 card will provide $75 worth of  food to families in need. We will gladly accept your mailing list and mail these cards on your behalf […]

11th Annual Bread N Boards

Join us for the 11th Annual Bread N Boards fundraiser. It’s a community favorite and one of the most anticipated events of the year. Come for the boards, the fun, and help the Food Bank! Bread N Boards 2016 Saturday, December 3 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Sears Trostel Lumber & Millwork 1500 Riverside Ave., […]

Bank of America 2 to 1 Match

For every $1 donated, now through the end of the year, the Bank of America Charitable Foundation will donate $2 to support Feeding America and its network of food banks, up to $1.5 million.  Last year we were able to provide over 100,000 meals through the Give A Meal program and hope to help provide […]

Volunteering = Giving Back

After retiring a few years ago, Beth McTernan and Diana Christopherson shared a common goal.  Both wanted to volunteer their time in order to give back to the community. Their ambition led them to join the Food Bank volunteer team. “I’ve always been concerned about food insecurity,” shared Beth. “Volunteering at the Food Bank has […]