Commodity Boxes

Provides a staple of nutritious USDA supplied food items for low-income adults age 60 and older, and intended to supplement other food sources over a two-month period. This is an additional service available to eligible seniors.

How to get help:

Commodity Boxes are distributed bimonthly at our 1616 Lewis Street Pantry. Recipients of Commodity Boxes must be at least 60 years of age and under the income guideline set at 130% of the federal poverty level.

Commodity Boxes Cereal

HFS Commodity Boxes

Nearly 375 seniors

receive commodity food.

Commodity Boxes Delivered

Bulk Oatmeal

74 homebound seniors

are delivered HFS commodity boxes.

Commodity Boxes Seniors

Emergency Snack Packs


of HFS customers are senior citizens.

Give hope to a senior in need

Senior Commodity Distribution Dates

May 23 & 24, 8 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

July 25 & 26, 8 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

September 26 & 27, 8 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

November 7 & 8, 8 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be 60+ years of age
  • Monthly income from all sources must be less than:
    • $1,275 for a household of one
    • $1,726 for a household of two
    • $2,176 for a household of three

*Senior Commodities are made possible by a partnership with the Rocky Mountain Development Council.