Fortified Projects

Photo Credit: Patrick Edminson

Photo Credit: Patrick Edminson

FORTIFIED FARM DINNERS

Since 2015, we've raised nearly $20,000 for local non-profits partner through our memorable farm dinners. We collaborate with farms, restaurants and breweries to create scrumptious family-style dinners served on the farm.

BOUNTY LOCAL FOOD AND FARM GUIDE

The Bounty Guide provides a comprehensive listing of local farms, farmers' markets and food-oriented events for residents of Larimer and Weld counties. This free publication is made possible by advertising from local businesses and organizations. 

FORT COLLINS BEER WEEK

FCBW brings together dozens of Fort Collins breweries and other businesses to celebrate the creativity, craftsmanship and entrepreneurship of the city's beer culture.

 

BOUNTY AND BREWS

This annual beer dinner and silent auction has raised close to ten thousand dollars for The Growing Project since it was started in 2012. The dinner features up to 8 local breweries and local chefs serving a multi-course dinner paired with beers to 200 guests.

 

Fort Collins Brewery District Video

In 2014 we created this video for the creation of a Fort Collins Brewery District. There has been tremendous growth in the Fort Collins brewing industry since that time; this video is a fun snapshot of things a few years ago.

 
TASTE 2016 brewers and chefs

THE TASTE

We collaborated with local chefs and restaurants in a new way to bring a fresh approach to Food Bank for Larimer County's largest fundraiser, THE TASTE, for its 23rd year in 2016.

 

Connecting Crops to Cuisine

We partnered with CSU Larimer Extension and Colorado Department of Agriculture to create this half-day workshop that provided information to 50 farmers and chefs to help them build successful relationships to increase local sourcing in restaurants.

 
Photo Credit: Julieanna D.

Photo Credit: Julieanna D.

PROJECT SMILE AND VISION 2014 TOOTH FAIRY BALL

We created this gala as the primary fundraiser for Project Smile and Vision. The event raised $40,000. Project Smile relies on support from the community to provide critical dental and vision care to Poudre School District children in need.

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FoCoLab

The inaugural FoCoLab was held on May 3, 2016. We facilitated a conversation with dozens of local business owners and entrepreneurs to discover what's working in Fort Collins' small business community.  

 

LoCo Food Tradeshow

We created a local food tradeshow for LoCo Food Distribution in 2014, connecting dozens of food businesses with each other and with new buyers.

Great people doing great things for our community!
— Lori Redmond, GM, Jordan’s Floral Gardens
 

Fortified Clients & Partners

We are fortunate to have been able to work with so many dedicated, passionate and creative businesses and organizations in Fort Collins. We'd love to count yours among them!