Access a Food Program

We understand life circumstances can be difficult and sometimes it requires you to ask for help. That is why we are here, to provide hunger assistance for you and your family. The following programs are designed to serve various age groups and communities around Weld County. If for whatever reason none of these programs are accessible to you, please go to our Find Food Near You page to find a local agency partner that we work with in your area.

Emergency Food Box

This program provides assistance to individuals and families who find themselves with a temporary food need. This is a nutritionally balanced box that is designed to last a family of four approximately three days. For larger families we will increase the amount of food boxes. Recipients will also go through our Extra Room to choose from additional perishable product we have. On a typical day, the room will contain fruits, vegetables, dairy, bakery goods and protein.

Where/ How to Apply: In person at our warehouse located at 1108 H Street in Greeley. We are just north of Island Grove Regional Park. Parking and entrance are on the east side of the building.

What To Bring: A form of ID for each person in the family and proof of Weld County address (i.e. piece of mail).

Hours: Monday – Friday: 8:00am to 11:45am and 1:00pm to 4:00pm (except for Wednesday afternoons we are closed)

Closed the last working day of the month and major holidays.

Income Guidelines (Effective April 1, 2016)
(maximum gross monthly income)

Family Size
1: $1,832
2: $2,470
3: $3,108
4: $3,747
5: $4,385
6: $5,023
7: $5,663
8: $6,304

For each additional add $642

Mobile Food Pantry

A refrigerated beverage truck used to deliver fresh produce, dairy, meat, bakery and dry goods directly to distribution sites in food deserts and other areas of high need. Individuals seeking assistance via the Mobile Food Pantry do not need bring any information with them to receive help. Simply come to a site and we record your basic contact information.

We are currently serving the following areas. Note that distribution dates and times are subject to change. Contact Weld Food Bank at 970-356-2199 if you need to verify.

Cancelled Distributions:

  • Kersey & Hudson – Monday, February 20th, 2017 – Cancelled due to holiday

Mobile Food Pantry Schedule
(Updated Winter 2017)

Site Day Time
Hudson
Main St & Cherry St
1st and 3rd Monday 10:00AM
New Horizons Church – Dacono
Corner of Forrest and 7th St.
1st and 4th Thursday 10:00AM
Ft. Lupton Rec. Center
203 S Harrison Ave
3rd Thursday 10:00AM
Frederick- Carbon Valley Recreation Center
701 5th St.
2nd Wednesday 9:00AM
Keenesburg American Legion
595 Railroad Avenue
2nd Wednesday 12:00PM
Lochbuie
WCR 37 & Lilac drive
4th Monday 10:00AM
Global Refugee Center
917 10th Ave, Greeley
2nd and 4th Fridays 10:00AM
Milliken
Milliken Town Hall, 1201 Broad St.
4th Wednesday 10:30AM
Pierce
First Baptist Church, 526 Cave St.
3rd Wednesday 10:00AM
Windsor
Faith United Church of Christ, 1020 Walnut St.
1st Wednesday 10:00AM
Gilcrest
Football Field Parking Lot, WCR 42
2nd Thursday 12:00PM
Kersey
Kersey Community Church, 26221 County Road 53
2nd Monday 12:00PM
Salida Del Sol
111 E 26th St, Greeley
1st Monday 3:00PM
Mead
United Methodist Church – 501 Palmer Ave
1st Friday 12:00PM

Senior Outreach Program

The Senior Outreach Program is the USDA Commodity Supplemental Food Program that serves seniors over 60 years old. Participants receive a monthly food package with various nutritional products including milk, fruit, vegetables, juice and cereal, etc. Anyone who is interested in joining the Senior Outreach Program must first meet with a member of our certification staff.  Once approved, individuals will only need to recertify every six months. Recipients will also go through our Extra Room to choose from additional perishable product we have. On a typical day, the room will contain fruits, vegetables, dairy, bakery goods and protein.

Greeley Area Residents

Where to Apply: Our warehouse located at 1108 H Street, Greeley, CO 80631, just north of Island Grove Regional Park. Parking and entrance are on the east side of the building.

What To Bring: A form of ID for each person in the family and proof of Weld County address (i.e. piece of mail).

Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00am to 11:45am and 1:00pm to 4:00pm (except for Wednesday afternoons we are closed)

Closed the last working day of the month and major holidays.

Residents in or south of Platteville

Where to Apply: 220 Denver Avenue, Fort Lupton, CO 80621. Phone: 303-857-0238

What To Bring: A form of ID for each person in the family and proof of Weld County address (i.e. piece of mail).

Hours: Tuesdays ONLY, 9:00am to 11:45am and 1:00pm to 3:45pm

Closed the last working day of the month and major holidays.

If you are unable to go to either of these locations please call 970-356-2199 x311.

Income Guidelines (Effective April 1, 2016)
(maximum gross monthly income)

Family Size
1: $1,287
2: $1,736
3: $2,184
4: $2,633
5: $3,081
6: $3,530
7: $3,980
8: $4,430

For each additional add $451

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

Child Feeding Programs

Kids Cafe

This is a trademarked national program that provides nutritional, prepared meals and snacks for undernourished children. Kids Cafe ranges from an afterschool snack to a hot meal. We provide hot meals and snacks to the following afterschool programs. We encourage you to contact these agencies to find out how your child can sign up.

  • Boys and Girls Clubs:
    • Monfort Unit
    • Pawl Unit
    • Milliken Clubhouse
    • Galeton Clubhouse
    • Fort Lupton Clubhouse
  • Rodarte Center
  • Anna Gimmsted Park
  • LaSalle Presbyterian Church
  • Turning Point

Backpack Program

Children at risk of hunger over the weekend are provided with a bag of nutritious food for Saturday and Sunday. Students receive the bags discretely in their backpacks or locker every Friday. We work with 50 schools across Weld County to distribute bags. Contact your school administrator to see whether they participate in this program and how to sign up your child.

Summer Feeding

The Summer Feeding program is targeted to children in areas that are at risk for hunger over the summer months. The meals are prepared on site in our commercial kitchen and then safely transported to the feeding sites. All Summer Feeding sites are FREE to children under 18 years old.

Check back in May to see where the closest Summer Feeding site is to you.

School Food Pantry

We partner with schools throughout Weld County who have high numbers of hungry students and we provide them with food to administer their own pantry. Contact your school administrator to see whether there is a food pantry at your child’s school.