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Turning Your Tax Refund Into a Meaningful Gift

April 2, 2019

April 2, 2019 How will you be spending this year’s tax refund? The options for spending your tax return are endless and exciting: vacations, shopping sprees, and investments. As your refund checks arrive this year, Care and Share invites you […]

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Happy Volunteer Appreciation Month!

April 2, 2019

April 1, 2019 HAPPY VOLUNTEER APRECIATION MONTH! Volunteers are the heart of Care and Share. Without them, we wouldn’t be able to feed more than 153,000 neighbors in need, or distribute nearly 20 million meals to 31 counties across Southern […]

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Colorado Springs Recipe for Hope 2019- Results are in!

March 12, 2019

March 12, 2019 We are still grinning cheek to cheek, thrilled over the success of last week’s Recipe for Hope luncheon! We’re excited to announce that this was a record-breaking year for us. Through the support of our generous donors, […]

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Recipe for Hope 2019: Lynne’s Speech

March 8, 2019

March 8, 2019 Lynne Telford, CEO of Care and Share Food Bank, spoke in front of a crowd of more than 1,200 people at Care and Share Food Bank’s Recipe for Hope 2019 luncheon on Thursday, March 7. She shared […]

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Recipe for Hope 2019: Shawn’s Speech

March 8, 2019

March 8, 2019 Shawn Gullixson, Vectra Bank and School District 11 board member, spoke in front of a crowd of more than 1,200 people at Care and Share Food Bank’s Recipe for Hope 2019 luncheon on Thursday, March 7. He […]

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Recipe for Hope 2019: Xander’s Speech

March 8, 2019

    March 8, 2019 Xander, a second grader in Colorado Springs, spoke in front of a crowd of more than 1,200 people at Care and Share Food Bank’s Recipe for Hope 2019 luncheon on Thursday, March 7. He emphasized […]

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How we Responded to the Government Shutdown

February 12, 2019

February 12, 2019 Care and Share recently ramped up food distribution in response to the government shutdown. Individuals who were not accustomed to navigating food insecurity suddenly found themselves experiencing uncertainty about when they would next receive a paycheck. Families […]

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Empty Stocking Fund Helps Care and Share Provide Nearly 1 Million Meals

February 7, 2019

  February 7, 2019 The Gazette Charities-El Pomar Foundation Empty Stocking Fund truly transforms lives, and in so many different ways! Care and Share Food Bank is proud to be one of several non-profits in El Paso County to receive […]

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10th Anniversary of our Building

January 8, 2019

January 9, 2019 Care and Share’s location on Preamble Point offers capacity, community, and critical response. As we celebrate our 10th Anniversary in this building, we are reflecting upon accomplishments that were made possible because of our amazing facility. CAPACITY […]

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Care and Share 101

December 31, 2018

December 31, 2018 Hello, Care and Share friends! Our team at Care and Share Food Bank wants to wish you a happy new year! We’re excited to kick off 2019 and continue our work in the fight against hunger in […]

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The Result of our First Holiday Mobile Food Distribution

December 11, 2018

December 4, 2018 Hi friends of Care and Share! We want to give an update on a special Mobile Food Pantry we held at our Colorado Springs distribution center on November 30th. You might have heard about it on the […]

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Colorado Gives Day – 500K Meals Challenge

November 29, 2018

November 29, 2018 Colorado Gives Day is on December 4! This year, we are asking you to join us in a special challenge – raising 500,000 meals for families and kids facing hunger in Southern Colorado. CLICK HERE SCHEDULE YOUR […]

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