Hunger Awareness

Hunger Awareness

Hunger Awareness Hunger awareness month is over, but hunger is not. Listen to KAFM Community Radio’s interview with Mesa County Department of Human Services, Michelle Trujillo, and Western Colorado Community Foundation, Anne Wenzel to learn more about the...
Check out our New Newsletter: Hunger Matters!

Check out our New Newsletter: Hunger Matters!

Exciting News! Mesa County Blueprint to End Hunger Released After three years of meeting and planning, the Mesa County Hunger Alliance has developed its own comprehensive action plan to address hunger here in Mesa County. Our local efforts have been inspired by the...
Mesa County Blueprint to End Hunger Released

Mesa County Blueprint to End Hunger Released

From the Sentinel article by Sam Klomhaus: The Mesa County Hunger Alliance and the Western Colorado Community Foundation celebrated the release of the Mesa County Blueprint to End Hunger on Thursday. Anne Wenzel, president and CEO of the Western Colorado Community...
Lunch Lizard working to fight childhood hunger

Lunch Lizard working to fight childhood hunger

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) – School District 51′s mobile summer food program, the Lunch Lizard, returns for its seventh summer of service. The program has two food trucks that bring free meals to neighborhoods with a higher rate of low-income families. Lunch...