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Food insecurity

As families grapple with food insecurity amid the pandemic, one Denver preschool has stood up its own fresh market

Clayton Early Learning branched out from food giveaways to create its own on-campus market, where struggling staff and families can pick up nutritious food, free of charge.

Education

Zornio: Keep giving thanks by donating food year round to the 33% of Coloradans facing hunger

Food donations often increase during the holidays, but people need to eat every day

Opinion Columns

Opinion: When you make fresh produce available in stores, families ask for more

A Denver co-op discovers untapped demand in an underserved community, and offers a lesson to the supermarkets

Opinion Columns

Universal free lunch will help Colorado districts keep feeding kids. But could it also rob some schools of state funding?

The USDA has extended universal free meals through the next school year. Some districts worry it could result in fewer state dollars they need for vulnerable students.

Education

How an emergency food network grew out of the coronavirus crisis to deliver 90,000 free meals to Coloradans

The Denver Metro Emergency Food Network hopes to deliver 250,000 meals by June 1. And they want to extend the network far beyond the coronavirus crisis.

Coloradans