Food Bank in Alamosa – Care and Share
food bank in Alamosa, Colorado
Here in the Alamosa area, we have an extensive number of resources to help you get fed. Please note, at times these food banks may have to change their hours, so we strongly suggest calling first to confirm they will be open when you can visit.
Here are a few of the Alamosa area food banks:
- The Food Bank Network of the San Luis Valley has 13 food banks located throughout the region. There are facilities in the following areas: Alamosa (Alamosa County, hub location), Antonito (Conejos County), Blanca/Ft. Garland (Costilla County), Capulin (Conejos County), Center (Saguache/Rio Grande County), Creede (Mineral County), Crestone (Saguache County), Del Norte (Rio Grande County), La Jara (Conejos County), Moffat (Saguache County), Monte Vista (Rio Grande County), Saguache (Saguache County), and in San Luis (Costilla County).
- There is also The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) for Alamosa County, and you can reach them at (719) 589-4567.
- The La Jara Pantry is open Monday through Saturday by appointment only, so please call (719) 274-4197 to schedule. Their focus is on serving La Jara and the surrounding towns.
- The Rio Grande County TEFAP in Monte Vista, Colorado, handles distributions on the 4th Wednesday of the month, starting at 11 a.m. and running until gone, in the following months: February, April, June, August, October, and December.
These are just a few of the options available in the Alamosa region. Contact information and full details are available through our site Pantry Locator, found below. Just type in your address and we will create a personalized list of what is available for you nearby, along with contact info and details.