Archive | October, 2014

Volunteers sought for Kids’ School Snacks Program

The Lift-Up Food Bank is looking for volunteers to help with the Kids’ School Snacks Program, which provides nutritious snacks to elementary-age schoolchildren. Snack bags are typically packed early Monday afternoons. If you’re interested in helping, please contact Food Bank Manager Lynn Nyen at 970-870-8804 or foodbankmgr@liftuprc.org.

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Meet Lift-Up’s Food Bank staff members

Lynn Nyen, Food Bank and Emergency Assistance Manager Hometown: Bloomington, Minnesota How long you’ve been in Routt County: Approximately 8 years Favorite food: Anything with a stir fry Your favorite part of the job: Working with the staff and volunteers, and making a difference in people’s lives Angela Mackey, Case Manager Hometown: Redwood City, California […]

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Thrift Store Donation Center announces new hours

In response to donor requests, the Lift-Up Thrift Store Donation Center will now be open on Mondays! Regular hours are now 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Donation Center has also changed its policy on accepting books. From now on, all types of books will be accepted as donations. If you have any […]

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Community Coat Drive: Help others stay warm

Our annual Community Coat Drive, presented in collaboration with Colorado Group Realty and Ski Town Cleaners, will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24 at Natural Grocers and Saturday, Oct. 25 at Ace at the Curve. Colorado Group Realty staff will collect coats on both days (look for the truck and Lift-Up […]

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