Colorado food banks.

Get free food and nutritional support in Colorado from non-profit food banks and pantries that are located throughout the state. The locations target their assistance at the low income, unemployed, working poor, and elderly, but many other people may be able to receive help. The locations do rely on donations and volunteers, so the support is limited. However each pantry does it best to provide some form of assistance to the needy and less fortunate in Colorado.

The food banks below are some of the primary facilities, but there are hundreds of other charities, non-profits, churches, and distribution centers that work with these locations, and all of them provide free food and groceries to the needy. If a center is not near you, ask for referrals to other locations in your county.

Not only can these food banks provide canned goods, government commodities, food and groceries, but many can also provide information on various government assistance programs. Locations may also have counseling and other forms of non-financial support such as clothes, food stamps, baby formula, and other household goods.

Arvada Community Food Bank
Location is 10405 W 64th Pl
Arvada - Colorado, 80004
Phone number (303) 463-4745
A number of resources are provided by this pantry. Food, information, and referrals are among them.

Weld Food Bank
220 Denver Ave
Fort Lupton - CO, 80621
(303) 857-0238

Metro Food Bank
5640 W Colfax Ave
Denver - CO, 80214
(303) 238-2132




Community Food Share
6363 Horizon Ln and a second location is at 6315 Monarch Park Place, Niwot, CO
Longmont, CO 80503
Main phone number is 303.652.3663
Fresh produce, perishable goods, hot meals and more may be offered to the low income, seniors, and poor in Colorado.

Inter Faith Food Bank
1055 County Road 7
Craig - CO, 81625
Main number (970) 824-7355
Call for hours of food distribution, groceries, and meals.

Monte Vista Food Bank
Address of pantry is 245 Washington St.
Monte Vista - Colorado 81144
(719) 852-4851

Food Bank of the Rockies
Location is 10700 E. 45th Ave
Denver , CO 80239
Primary phone number 303.371.9250
The center works with other charities and non-profits. This food bank will provide those locations with their food items such as breads, meats, formula, and rice. Those centers (churches, soup kitchens, etc.) then distribute the items to qualified residents.

Work Options for Women
1200 Federal Blvd.
Denver - Colorado 80204
Dial the pantry at 720-944-1912

Food Bank for Larimer County
1301 Blue Spruce Dr.
Fort Collins - Colorado, 80524
Main phone - (970) 493-4477
Partners with soup kitchens, meal programs, and local pantries. Healthy meals and groceries that meet the need of the elderly are passed out too.





St Thomas Food Bank
Address 904 14th St.
Boulder - CO, 80302
Dial (303) 444-4159

House Beside The Road Food Bank & Resource Center
3420 Franklin St.
Denver - CO, 80205
Main phone - (303) 293-8995
Surplus government commodities may be offered. Other food assistance in Colorado includes The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP), summer meals, snacks for students and more.

Additional local Colorado food banks

Providing assistance across the state, Hunger Free Colorado operates a hotline that residents can call for information on everything from pantries to public aid such as SNAP food stamps. The organization will provide referrals and even help families apply for a program that meets their need. Read more Hunger Free Colorado.

Find the information, addresses, and phone numbers of pantries and food banks for your city, county, or town and that are specific to those locations.

Gunnison Country Food Pantry
321 N Main St.
Gunnison - CO, 81230
(970) 641-4156

Thornton Community Food Bank
8970 Hoyt Dr
Denver - Colorado, 80229
(303) 287-7268
The food bank works with and provide food, groceries, and government commodities to other local non-profits, including churches and community action agencies.




Food Rescue Express
Supports Eagle County
Box 2874
Edwards - CO 81632
Dial (970)-926-6183 to reach the food pantry.

Durango Food Bank
989 S Camino Del Rio
Durango - Colorado 81303
Phone number is (970) 375-2672


More food banks and pantries in Colorado

To find other locations in Colorado, call 877-460-8504. So these food banks are all non-profit, charity type organizations. However families and individuals do have other options that may be closer to where they live.

To learn about or get free food from federal or state of Colorado assistance programs, click here for more information on these options. The federal government food stamp/SNAP program is also an alternative to these Colorado food banks and pantries. Learn more on this option.






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