1. Journey to 70,000 Meals

    FoCo Cafe opened on Thanksgiving Day in 2014. But that is not where the journey began. The co-founders, Jeff and Kathleen Baumgardner, began working to open the Cafe in 2012. FoCo Cafe was incorporated in the State of Colorado on June 10, 2012. The first donation was an ice machine in that same mont…Read More

  2. Party with a Purpose – December 5, 2017

    Please join FoCo Cafe to celebrate Colorado Gives Day, an annual day to "Give Where You Live" and a family-friendly celebration of Colorado nonprofits across the state.  All proceeds will be used to make FoCo Cafe rent and utilities payments in 2018 so that donations in exchange for meals can go b…Read More

  3. FoCo Cafe’s 2017 Bike-In Music Festival Sponsorship Information

    Click here to see event information. Platinum Sponsorship: $2,500 or more Logo on event posters and flyers Logo and sponsorship acknowledgment on table tents at Cafe Press Release with sponsorship mention Banner on stage at event Announcement at event Sponsorship announcement on Facebook, Twitter, I…Read More

  4. Lights, Camera, Take Action Film Festival

    Friday, May 5, 2017 First film begins at 6:00 pm Behavioral Sciences Building A101, Colorado State University Long-format Documentary: Starfish Throwers This film festival will showcase one long-format documentary while also highlighting local short films and photographs about food insecurity and po…Read More

  5. Plant it Forward: FoCo Cafe Outdoor Garden Project

    Blueprint Earth Collective, a local landscape design company, and Urban/Rural Design, a local architectural design firm, graciously donated their time and talent to design an outdoor space for FoCo Cafe that will provide a pleasant environment in which to dine and also provide growing space for the …Read More

  6. The FoCo Cafe is opening!

    Join Us on Thanksgiving We just received our certificate of occupancy! There are two Thanksgiving Day options for you: Drop in to take a quick tour from 11:00 - 1:00 or 2:00 - 4:00. We'll have coffee brewing and a treat. At 1:00 we're serving lunch by reservation only on a donation basis. Menu: pump…Read More

  7. 2014 Pink Tie Affair

    NoCo Rugby and FoCo Cafe are tackling hunger together! Join us for a semi-formal (pink tie recommended) night of great company with the NoCo Rugby Flamingos for a great cause! Proceeds will benefit FoCo Cafe and be used to purchase ingredients to serve the community healthy meals during the upcoming…Read More

  8. A Colorado Gives Day Celebration

    Come Wrap Up Colorado Gives Day With Us at a Celebration Party! Make a gift through Colorado Gives Day to FoCo Cafe and bring your receipt to gain admission to the party: Party with a Purpose Tuesday, December 9 7:00-9:00 pm Odell Brewing Company 800 E. Lincoln Avenue FoCo Cafe and Trees, Water &…Read More

  9. Malt Monster 5K Benefiting FoCo Cafe

    Saturday, October 11 Registration: 10 a.m., Race start: 11 a.m. Fort Collins Brewery Walk, Run, Skip or Hop - Come as you are or dress up as your favorite Monster! The 5K will begin and end at FCB followed by a monstrous party! *Custom Sport Pack & Pint Glass *Beer Samples & Appetizers from …Read More