Where can I send my donation?
Click on the links below to view the FAQ answers.
Do you accept food donations?
Your donation is greatly
appreciated and helps serve so many members of our
community. You can donate online HERE
or by mailing a check to the community cupboard at P.O
Box 999, WP 80866.
Do you accept other types of
We are happy to accept
food donations! Foods must be unopened and within
expiration. We take:
- Dry Food
- Canned Food
- Refrigerated Food
- Frozen Food
-We are always in need of
donations for your furry friends! We offer pet food for
cats and dogs to our clients . We also are in need of
toiletries and diapers of all sizes.
How do I volunteer?
Please call us at
719-687-3663 for more information! We always welcome
What are your scheduled closures for
What is your policy for inclement
Please see below:
- Monday, February 18, 2019
- Wednesday, March 6, 2019
- Friday, April 19, 2019
- Monday, April 22, 2019
- Monday, May 27, 2019
- Monday, September 2 2019
- Friday, November 29, 2019
- December 24th - January 6th, 2020
We typically follow the
Woodland Park School District. However, our outreach
also extends to Park County, Ute Pass, and all of Teller
County – including Victor and Cripple Creek. We watch
the weather closely for the safety of all clients and
volunteers. We will post on KKTV, KRDO and FOX 21 when
we will be closing, a minimum of 3 hours before
What are your hours of operation?
We are open Monday,
Wednesday and Friday for free distribution from 9:30 -
Do I need to be a resident of Teller
County to receive help?
We serve Teller county,
Park county, and Ute Pass communities. However, feel
free to contact us at 719-687-3663 – we are ALWAYS
here to help.
What do I need to bring to receive
The Community Cupboard has
been serving our communities since 1978. We ask you to
bring and valid ID and proof of residence for anyone in
the household. For additional information, please
contact us at 719-687-3663.
How often can I receive food
We are an emergency food
pantry providing 5-7 days worth of food. You can receive
assistance once every 4 weeks. However, you can come in
to receive free bread at any time.
What if I cannot wait the four weeks?
Please contact us at
719-687-3663. The Community Cupboard strongly believes
in our mission and that no one should go hungry. There
should always be food on the table.
Do you offer financial assistance?
Do you offer any other type of
No, we do not offer
financial assistance. However, we do have access to
resources that do, and are happy to share them with you
We are happy to offer
additional assistance in the following areas: Employment
assistance, resume assistance, budget shopping, cooking
on $4 a day, getting the most from your tax return,
Thanksgiving and Christmas food boxes, and Please Tell
Santa My Name campaign.
What will I receive in my Thanksgiving
and Christmas Holiday boxes?
Your Thanksgiving dinner
boxes will have all the makings of a traditional
Thanksgiving dinner. Your Christmas holiday box has all
the makings of a full Christmas dinner down to cookies
for Santa Claus.
What is your Santa Gives!
Our Santa Gives! campaign
launched 20 years ago and we offer parents the
opportunity to sign up for Christmas Toys to place under
the Christmas tree for children, from newborn to 18
years old. Each child will receive 3 items or 3 toys.