About Hunger

Thousands of our neighbors struggle to meet their food needs. Each year the Vermont Foodbank and our network of partners throughout the state serve as many as 153,000 Vermonters in need of emergency food assistance. Learn more about hunger in Vermont and around the nation.


Hunger in America - Hunger in Vermont 

Conducted every four years, Hunger in America is the largest study of charitable food assistance in America. Client and agency responses were collected by 6,000 trained volunteer data collectors. Click here for the Hunger in America 2014 key findings.


Household Food Security Report

Data for the USDA's Economic Research Service food security reports come from an annual survey conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau as a supplement to the monthly Current Population Survey. Click here to read the summary or full Household Food Security Report.


Food Shelf Locator

There are hundreds of food shelves and meal sites around Vermont, serving as many as 153,000 Vermonters in need.  If you are looking for food or are interested in finding a network partner in your community, visit our network partner map or browse our list of network partners.



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