Our Mission to Overcome
Hunger The mission to overcome hunger in our
community calls for adopting "It Takes A
Village to Raise a Child" as our
motto. Our Food Pantry delivers on that promise.read more...
of Hunger Hunger means no resources to learn,
to work, to maintain health
Part in the Battle We seek not only to defeat hunger, but
also to give hope and health. We offer a hand to
point the way to future self-sufficiency, and
help to make it there.
Story "You know you do everything you can
sometimes...it just doesn't always work out that
way." Some children, adults, even families go hungry
without help from the Food Pantry.
Support. Donate. To help save others from the horrors of
hunger - you can Protect them by
offering your time, by Supporting our
monetary needs and by Donating food for
Food Pantry ensures those in our community who
feel the pain of hunger always have convenient
access to free, healthy nutritious food.
We're feeding our Teller County,
Park County and Ute Pass neighbors in three unique
Nutrition Starts in the Kitchen
Fresh Food Cupboard
Becoming a Village
The Community Cupboard is the first
in our area to launch the statistics based Hunger Free
Summer Campaign This thought keeps us up at night!
On an average 42.5% of all students attending Woodland Park School District, Cripple Creek, Victor, Park County and Ute Pass schools are on free/reduced lunches. So with school out - what are they eating? Our children next door are going hungry. They need your help! Let their summer be carefree WITHOUT the worry of hunger.
The Community Cupboard to Launch
Cooking Matters Class
Beginning this fall, our Food Pantry will launch
our Cooking on $4/day nutritious cooking matters
class. This program offers families in need
the opportunity to learn how to maker their food
dollars stretch further while preparing healthy
meals for their families.
Stretching Your Monthly Food Budget
Our Food Pantry offers quick and easy tips on how to
stretch your monthly food budget. Did you know
on an average you can save $55-$175 per month by
shopping your local grocery stores specials?
Tax Return Assistance Tax season can be stressful!
Did you know the Community Cupboard has
resources that can help low-income individuals
and families receive FREE tax assistance?
A Career in Today's Economy Finding
a career in today's economy is often a
challenge. The Community Cupboard is more than
a Food Pantry - we are here to help! We
provide job resources, resume services and