Feasting Fort Collins is actively involved in supporting local non-profit organizations by volunteering writing and advertising services, event promotions, and guest appearances as a judge in food competitions.
- Beet Street blogger – writing about community events and Fort Collins food news once a month.
- Battle Of The Burners – celebrity tasting judge for the Homegrown Fort Collins chef competition.
- The TASTE – event promotion 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015, and celebrity guest judge for Copper Spoon Awards 2011.
- Front Range Rally – event promotion 2013, 2014, 2015.
- Dragon’s Breath Chili Challenge – judge in an International Chili Society sanctioned fundraiser to benefit TPAAK 2011, 2013, and 2014, 2015.
- Turning Point Center for Youth & Family Development – event promotion and tour item up for bid in the 2011 Drive Fore! the Point Golf Tournament and silent auction.
- Friends of The Gardens On Spring Creek – restaurant tour item up for bid in the Garden a’Fare silent auction
- Wine Fest – event promotion and collaboration 2012 and 2013
- Top Chef Northern Colorado – 2012 celebrity judge to benefit A Kid’s Place Child Advocacy Center
In addition to volunteering services for non-profit organizations, Kristin Mastre also teaches the community about local media, ways to become a professional blogger, and offers consulting services for blog development and marketing.
- Ignite Fort Collins #5 – The Evolution Of A Professional Blogger
- Beet Street Art Cafe – Professional Blogging
- Cohere Community – Using Negative Blog Comments to Your Advantage
- Cohere Community – How to Monetize Your Blog
- Web Magic Marketers – Promoting and Monetizing Your Blog
- Fort Collins WordPress Meetup – How to Monetize Your Blog
- Fort Collins Chamber of Commerce/Envision Professional Development: Branding Yourself Online 2012
- CSU Student Media – Guest Speaker on blogging, Feasting Fort Collins development, and The Scoop Blog Network 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015.
- Family Leadership Training Institute – Media Panelist 2013