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Food Assistance

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Food Pantries Search
We not only provide 
listings of pantries, but we also provide information on food closets, food banks, soup kitchens, congregate meal locations, food boxes, vouchers, etc.

Hunger Free Colorado
Connects Colorado families and individuals to SNAP/food stamps, food pantries, free meal sites, WIC (Women, Infants, and Children), and other nutrition programs geared towards families, children, and older adults.

Bienvenidos Food Bank
 All are welcome! Anyone may use our pantry for up to 4 visits regardless of your location. No documentation is required.

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Food Bank of the Rockies 

Food Bank of the Rockies covers 30 Colorado counties. Enter your address to find a food distribution near you. 

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Kitchen Education: Cooking Meals on a Budget

Thanks for sharing Mikayla :)

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Free Grocery Store

2 appointments per household per month.

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the Action Center



Here at the Action Center we know that everyone can use a little help from time to time, that’s why we’re here!

Learn how we can help you stretch your budget a little further during these challenging times

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Denver Food Rescue

Public No Cost Grocery Programs

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Food Distribution Household 


The CDHS Food Distribution Programs work with emergency feeding organizations throughout Colorado to provide households in need with food assistance. Household programs include the Commodity Supplemental Food Program and The Emergency Food Assistance Program.



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WIC Colorado

Supports your child from birth to their 5th birthday and moms from pregnancy to after delivery. 

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Hunger Free Colorado

This is your one-stop-shop for food resources across Colorado. Here you’ll find information on community resources, food and nutrition programs, and other public benefits designed to support you and your loved ones.

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Denver Regional Council of Governments

Meals and Nutrition Resources

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We Don't Waste

We Don’t Waste developed our Mobile Food Market initiative to reach further into the community, serving people with healthy, nutritious food, such as fresh fruit, vegetables, lean protein, and dairy.


Metro Caring

Colorado's leading frontline anti-hunger organization, Metro Caring works with our community to meet people’s immediate need for nutritious food while building a movement to address the root causes of hunger.

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City of Denver Food Assistance 

Find food banks near you!

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Fresh Food Connect

If you have extra produce, you can schedule pickups via the Fresh Food Connect app. Then, our courier team will pick up the produce on bicycles and distribute it in local neighborhoods facing food insecurity.



Meals on Wheels

Depending on individual circumstances, meals may be provided along a sliding fee scale, from no cost to full price.

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Emergency Food Service Programs

School Food Authorities (SFAs) and other child nutrition program sponsors can serve free meals to children in the event of an unanticipated school closure, extreme weather event, natural disaster, or other similar situation.

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Cooking Matters

Cooking Matters works in communities across the country to help parents and caregivers develop their skills when shopping for and cooking healthy foods on a budget.


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Benefits in Action

Food delivery program

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The GrowHaus

The GrowHaus mission is to cultivate community-driven food justice through education and food access in the GES community. In support of our mission, we offer reduced pricing to residents in the 80216 zip code.

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Tasty Food

Free, Tasty Food for Denver youth to fuel their school year and summer. Denver invites youth, ages 5 - 18, to enjoy breakfast, lunch, and a nutritious snack or a supper meal


No Cost Grocery Program

1st Wednesday of the month: 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Heart & Hand Center

(2958 S Welton St.)

2nd Wednesday of the month: 3:15 PM - 6:00 PM @ Colombine Elementary 

(2940 E 29th Ave.)

3rd Wednesday of the month: 2:45 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whittier Elementary

(2480 N Downing St.)

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Food Bank of the Rockies Mobile Food Pantry (Raices Brewing Co.)

Everyone is welcome at our free mobile food pantry events, and free food is available for those who need it.

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Everyday Eats

A food support program for qualifying Coloradans age 60+ to help keep healthy food staples in their kitchens. Known nationally as the Commodity Supplemental Food Program, Everyday Eats is quick, it's easy, and it's healthy. Participants can pick up a monthly package of cereal, canned goods and dairy with plenty of low-sodium, diabetic-friendly options to make nutritious, complete meals.

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Every week we offer our community fresh, healthy, and culturally relevant food at our choice-style food pantry. 

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Double Up Food Bucks

This program doubles the value of federal nutrition (SNAP or food stamps) benefits spent at participating markets and food retail stores, helping people bring home more healthy fruits and vegetables while supporting local farmers. 

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Food Bank of the Rockies

Location of Food Bank of the Rockies collaboration with DHS: East Office and Raices Brewing Co Location

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Weinberg Food Pantry

The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Food Pantry in Denver assists individuals and families facing hunger and food insecurity.

Free Food.Org

View additional Denver free food resources. 

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