Publications & Resources

Here you can access fact sheets, fliers, reports, newsletters, guides and toolkits from Hunger Free Colorado. You also can find other relevant resources that provide more insight and information on the issue of hunger in Colorado.

If you would like a hard copy of a Hunger Free Colorado publication, please send an email or call (720) 328-1284.

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Fact Sheets & Fliers

Find out general information about Hunger Free Colorado and its initiatives to end hunger in the state.

Hunger Free Colorado fact sheet
Food Stamps Fact Sheet
Facts about Hunger and Poverty in Colorado
Hunger Free Hotline informational flier
Your Neighborhood Food Truck Fact Sheet

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Reports

Hunger Free Colorado produces annual reports with valuable data and information. Please read and download our current and past reports.

Hunger Free Colorado annual report

Hunger Free Colorado Annual Report 2013-2014, released in 2015
Hunger Free Colorado Annual Report 2012-2013, released in 2014
Hunger Free Colorado Annual Report 2011, released in 2012

Summer Nutrition
Colorado Summer Nutrition Report 2012, released in 2013
Colorado Summer Nutrition Report 2011, released in 2012

School Breakfast
Colorado School Breakfast Report 2011, released in 2012

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Guides & Toolkits

Find out general information about Hunger Free Colorado and its initiatives to end hunger in the state.

Hunger Through My Lens Case Study & Toolkit
Toolkit for Starting a Backpack Food Program
After-school Meal Guide
School Meal Application Guide
Guide to Donating Healthy Foods to Food Pantries
Best Practices Pantry Guide to Serving Older Adults

Food Assistance Toolkit

fi pdf small Toolkits & Resources Hunger Free Hotline flier
fi pdf small Toolkits & Resources How Community Organizations Can Help Clients flier
fi pdf small Toolkits & Resources Your Neighborhood Food Truck fact sheet
fi pdf small Toolkits & Resources Applying for SNAP/Food Stamps on Your Neighborhood Food Truck (info flier)
fi pdf small Toolkits & Resources Medical Partnerships with Hunger Free Hotline flier

Child Nutrition Toolkit

fi pdf small Toolkits & Resources School Breakfast Fact Sheet
fi pdf small Toolkits & Resources Summer Food Program Fact Sheet
fi pdf small Toolkits & Resources After-school Nutrition Fact Sheet (English)
fi pdf small Toolkits & Resources After-school Nutrition Fact Sheet (Spanish)
fi pdf small Toolkits & Resources Hunger Free Hotline Flier
fi pdf small Toolkits & Resources After-school Meal Guide
fi pdf small Toolkits & Resources School Meal Application Guide
fi pdf small Toolkits & Resources Toolkit for Starting a Backpack Food Program
School Breakfast Toolkit

Community-Based Organization Toolkit
Community-Based Organization Directors – Brief Presentation
 Community-Based Organization Guide
 Community-Based Organization Event Checklist

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Newsletters

For news, updates and events, read past issues of our electronic newsletters!

August 2015
July 2015

June 2015

May 2015

April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015

December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014

December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013

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Other resources

 

Hunger Free Colorado:
  • Publications, including our annual report, school breakfast and summer nutrition reports, as well as other materials
  • Compiled facts about hunger and poverty in Colorado and across the U.S.
  • Fact sheet about Hunger Free Colorado

USDA:

U.S. Census Bureau:

  • American Community Survey: Poverty, national and state data released by the U.S. Census Bureau annually, with the latest data shared in September 2014.
  • Income and Poverty in the U.S., an annual report released in September 2013, which shows the first statistically significant decline in poverty since 2006 but that many Americans1 in 7are still struggling.

Food and Research Action Center (FRAC):

Center on Budget and Policy Priorities:

Share Our Strength:

Other organizations:

Getting by on a tight budget:

  • Updated July 2015: Good and Cheap, Leanne Brown’s free cookbook for making nutritious meals and snacks with only $4/day.