Western Slope Food Bank Expands To Meet Growing Demand

Jun 7, 2016

A Sharing Ministries delivery truck in front Montrose food bank.
Credit Laura Palmisano/KVNF

Sharing Ministries Food Bank recently broke ground on its new facility in Montrose, a much needed expansion officials with the organization say.  The new warehouse will triple the regional food bank's capacity.  In the past five years, Sharing Ministries has seen a 92 percent increase in the amount of people needing food assistance. Officials say the new building will help them keep up with the growing demand.