Serving Denver with food and energy assistance programs, SNAP benefits and more.

Food Box Subscription

MY FOOD BOX

Fresh produce and food from local farmers, growers, and chefs. This food subscription box is a hybrid between a fresh produce box and pre-made meals. Weekly and monthly subscription options available, SNAP and Double Up Bucks accepted.

Indoor, year-round farmers market

FARMERS MARKET

Year-round indoor farmers market open five days a week. Fresh produce, local meat, artisanal goods and more! Our indoor market also includes a coffee shop so you can enjoy a latte or nice cup o’ joe while you browse. Be sure to check out our Grab-and-Go cooler at the front with pre-made snacks and meals to fuel you through the week.

SNAP Benefits in Denver

SIGN UP FOR SNAP

Enroll with us to help feed your family (food stamp program). We can help you through the enrollment process in which you will get an EBT card that you will be able to use at our market and on our My Food Box, as well as at other markets and stores around Denver. Just look for a sign before you enter that says something like, “Now Accepting SNAP Benefits” or “Food Stamps and EBT”. 

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Food and Health Access Hub

DID YOU KNOW

Information to help you.

COMMUNITY RESOURCES

Useful sites and contacts.

EVERYONE IS WELCOME HERE

Welcome to The Co-op at 1st. A place that is good for mind and body. A place full of possibility and opportunity. Local everything from Colorado farmers and growers, chefs and artisans. A commercial kitchen. Office space with shared resources. A place to shop. To eat and to drink. A place to enjoy coffee with a friend. A place to enjoy events and be part of a community. A place to literally call your own. 

OUR MISSION

Our priority is to make sure that everyone in our community has access to affordable, nutritious food which is why we accept SNAP and EBT for all of our food services, both subscription-based and in the market. When our neighbors are happy, our neighborhoods thrive, and we are here to support and fuel our Denver neighborhoods through food assistance and accessibility, energy assistance and more!

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SERVICES

FOOD ASSISTANCE

Free breakfast and lunch to children 18 and under. After you sign up for your My Food Box, all you have to do is list the number of children in your household and we will include 5 breakfasts and 5 lunches for each child.

This program runs through September 28, 2021.

ENERGY BILL ASSISTANCE

We can help you keep the lights on in your home thanks to a great program through Energy Outreach Colorado (EOC). We can help you get up to $1,000 of relief once per year to make sure that you and your family have the energy you need to live happy and safe.

SNAP

(Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) Help feed your family. This program, formerly known as food stamps, will help you acquire an EBT card that you can use at different stores and markets, like ours, to make sure that you and your family have consistent access to nutritious and affordable food.

DOUBLE BUCKS

Double Up matches your purchases dollar for dollar up to $20 a day that can be used on fruit and vegetables. This program is designed to make sure that you are getting the most nutritious food possible to keep you and your family healthy. We also accept Double Bucks for the My Food Box subscription so you can use your benefits while still taking advantage of the convenience that the subscription offers.

EVENTS

  • Flow Yoga (B+S Yoga Collective) December 2, 2021  8:30 am - 9:30 am See more details
  • Yoga Space Reserved December 2, 2021  11:30 am - 12:15 pm See more details
  • Slow + Strong Flow (B+S Yoga Collective) December 2, 2021  6:00 pm - 7:00 pm See more details
  • Clase de Zumba (Rocio) December 3, 2021  9:00 am - 10:00 am See more details
  • Vinyasa Solar en Español (B+S) December 3, 2021  5:30 pm - 6:30 pm See more details
  • Gentle Flow Yoga (B+S Yoga Collective) December 5, 2021  9:00 am - 10:00 am See more details
  • Clase de Zumba (Rocio) December 6, 2021  9:00 am - 10:00 am See more details
  • Strengthening Yoga (B+S Yoga Collective) December 6, 2021  6:00 pm - 7:00 pm See more details
  • Sara's cooking class December 6, 2021  6:00 pm - 9:00 pm See more details
  • Flow Yoga (B+S Yoga Collective) December 7, 2021  8:30 am - 9:30 am See more details
  • Flow Yoga (B+S Yoga Collective) December 9, 2021  8:30 am - 9:30 am See more details
  • Yoga Space Reserved December 9, 2021  11:30 am - 12:15 pm See more details
  • Sara's cooking class December 9, 2021  5:30 pm - 8:30 pm See more details

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