5 Best Food Nonprofits

In the spirit of giving thanks, we encourage you to give back to the Denver community.

Photo courtesy of Denver Food Rescue.

1. Food Bank of the Rockies

Food Bank of the Rockies is the largest hunger-relief organization in Colorado. They are accepting group volunteer shifts both in their main warehouse and at mobile food pantries around the city. foodbankrockies.org

2. City Harvest Food Bank

This program collects donated food and distributes it at over 70 pantries around Denver, serving over 40,000 people per year. voacolorado.org

3. Denver Food Rescue

This mobile food rescue group relies on volunteers to serve as bicycle couriers and distribute food to community partners around Denver. denverfoodrescue.org

4. Community Ministry

Community Ministry meets the basic needs of those facing economic hardship in Southwest Denver. Now accepting volunteer donations as well as help with community gardening. comministry-denver.org

5. Bienvenidos Food Bank

This organization offers support to Northwest Denver through mobile pantries and a “storefront” market for families to browse fresh produce weekly. bienvenidosfoodbank.org