Trying to stretch his Social Security checks to feed his family was never a simple undertaking, but given the current record-high inflation and supply shortages, the task has become impossible for Frank.
“The food here helps greatly. Food is expensive nowadays,” he said. “If it wasn’t for Food Bank of the Rockies, I can’t say what would actually happen — probably missing meals. Rent takes a large portion [of our monthly income], as well as utilities — it doesn’t leave a whole lot of money for food, so Food Bank of the Rockies is a blessing. It really is. It helps so many people. It’s hard to say what would happen without it.”