Food for Thought

A Service of Delta Opportunity School

874-2753, 360 East 8th St., Delta, CO 81416


DOS provides an average 200 backpacks/week to schools in Delta (pre-school

through high school) and to Cedaredge Elementary School.

Students are in charge of the fundraising, planning, budgeting, shopping, inventory, filling, pickup and delivery of backpacks are completed voluntarily by DOS students.

We believe in Kids feeding kids!

We provided an open food pantry for FFT kids and families during the summer!

Average cost of food per pack is $3-$4 including food donations

100% of the money donated goes to food for kids and it is tax deductible

The average cost for program is $15,000 per year. Funds are raised by DOS students.

FFT provides nutrition to support the health and learning of the pre-school through high school students.

FFT provides direct learning opportunities for the DOS students (public speaking, money management, nutrition & meal planning, inventory, character development)

We were the 2011 Chamber of Commerce Volunteer of the Year!

Sponsor a Child…

o $5 supports a deserving child for one weekend of supplemental food

o $20 provides enough food for a month’s worth of weekends

o $140 will take care of weekend food for one child for a school year


Thanks for supporting Food for Thought. To donate, send a tax deductible check to:

Food for Thought

A Service of Delta Opportunity School

360 East 8th St., Delta, CO 81416