Glean 2017

By Mountain Family Health Centers

Mountain Family is partnering with UpRoot Colorado to harvest and distribute fresh veggies to local food pantries. That’s gleaning: taking excess fruits and vegetable and getting them to pantries to reduce food insecurity in our communities. One in eight Coloradans is food insecure, and annually 20 billion pounds of food remains unused on United States farms. UpRoot is working to harvest this excess for the good of communities across Colorado. Learn more at