Food For Thought Denver

Food For Thought's focus is on the alleviation of weekend hunger for students in DPS where 90% or more of the students qualify for free and reduced lunch programs. Currently FFT delivers PowerSacks on Fridays to over 7,000 students at 20 Denver Public Schools.

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Staff

Part Time Staff:
0
Full Time Staff:
0
Contract Staff:
0
Volunteers Annually:
300
Retention Rate:
100%

Bob Bell, CEO/Executive Director
Start Date: 2011

Bob Bell is one of the founders of Food for Thought Denver. As the chair of the Arvada Sunrise Rotary Foundation, he and another Rotarian, John Thielen, strarted Food for Thought Denver in late 2011.

John Thielen, Co - CEO
Start Date: 2011

John Thielen is the former President of the Arvada Sunrise Rotary Club and founded Food for Thought Denver with Bob Bell, another Rotarian. John is the President of Roth Living in Aurora.

Boards

Board Type:
Advisory
Meetings per Year:
4
Term Length:
3
Term Limit:
0
Total # of Board Members:
17
Clients on Board:
No
# of Client Board Members:

Board Demographics:

Female:
2
Male:
15
Transgender Female:
0
Transgender Male:
0
Gender Other:
0

Black or African American:
0
Asian:
0
White:
17
Hispanic or Latino:
0
Multiracial:
0
American Indian or Alaska Native:
0
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander:
0
Other Ethnicities:
0

Average Number of Years Current Board Members Have Served on Board

4

Attendance Percentage for Board Meetings

65%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute Dollars

88%

Percentage of Board Members that Contribute In-Kind

80%

Percentage of Board Members that have Completeted the Colorado Secretary of State's Nonprofit Board Member Course:

5%

Committees

Communications / Promotion / Publicity / PR
Community Outreach / Community Relations
Finance
Fundraising

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