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Care and Share Food Bank

Care and Share Food Bank
Care and Share Food Bank

Food swaps, a brother who can’t taste and more stories of a coronavirus Thanksgiving in Colorado

Coloradans share their plans to celebrate, or endure, Thanksgiving 2020

Coloradans

Record unemployment is leading to unprecedented food insecurity in Colorado

Pantries and food programs are struggling to meet demand as major donors suspend manufacturing. But Gib's New York Bagels in Fort Collins still is sending 5,000 bagels it would normally sell in a week to food banks.

Health

At a time they’re needed most, Colorado food banks brace for fewer volunteers, shutdown of smaller pantries amid coronavirus fears

Many pantries are likely to suspend operations — some already have — as measures to thwart COVID-19 keep people home, or at least away from crowds

Coronavirus

Colorado wants to ensure coronavirus won’t affect low-income, minority communities disproportionately

Past research on pandemics show inequities by race, ethnicity and income groups in everything from the level of exposure to the pathogen, to health care outcomes

Health