Financial Contributions

Your donation helps us feed hungry kids and their families in the Golden area through our Weekend Sack Program, Summer Lunch Program, and Fresh Food Co-op. We invest $15,000-20,000 annually on food from Whole Foods, Trader Joes, Sprouts and Food Bank of the Rockies for our programs. Consider the impact your donation could make:

  • A $50 donation pays for 185 meals
  • A $100 donation pays for 370 meals
  • A $250 donation pays for 925 meals

ColoradoGives is our online donation platform. You may make a one-time or recurring donation. The Golden Backpack Program is a 501(c)(3), all donations are tax deductible. EIN: 32-044255

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Other Ways to Give

If you would like to speak with someone about the various ways to give and how you can make the most impact please contact us at or 720-507-9061.

kids making hearts

If you can’t feed a hundred people, then feed just one

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