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The mission of the Vermont Foodbank is to gather and share quality food and nurture partnerships so that no one in Vermont will go hungry.
24 03, 2017

Hannaford donates approximately 22,000 units of food to Vermont Foodbank

Donation is part of $135,500 raised to fight hunger in Vermont Pictured in photo from left to right: Chris Foster, Chief Development Officer, Vermont Foodbank; Nicole Whalen, Director of Communications and Public Affairs, Vermont Foodbank; Brian Fabre, Community Relations Specialist, Hannaford Supermarkets; Tom Abbiati, Director of Food Resources, Vermont Foodbank BARRE, V.T. - [...]

17 03, 2017

Burlington Free Press and Hannaford Supermarkets help the Vermont Foodbank fight hunger

  Burlington, VT –Last week representatives from the Burlington Free Press and Hannaford Supermarkets celebrated a successful campaign by presenting the Vermont Foodbank with a check for $3,200. This is the result of their recent campaign that ran from October 2016 through January 2017. During this time, the Burlington Free Press donated two dollars for each [...]

26 02, 2017

4th Annual Central Vermont Empty Bowl Benefit

Linda Prescott, co-organizer of the Central Vermont Empty Bowl Benefit, shares her story of the event and how it came to be Four years ago, my friend and fellow potter Bonnie Seideman, ran an idea by me.  Why not enlist the talents of our potter friends at Mud Clay Studio in Middlesex to raise funds [...]

22 02, 2017

Announcing New Branch Manager for Rutland Distribution Center

Rutland, VT—The Vermont Foodbank is pleased to announce the promotion of Genna Williams to the position of Branch Manager for our Rutland Distribution Center. Williams has spent the past year and a half as the Vermont Foodbank’s Southern Region Gleaning Coordinator, leading teams of volunteers to harvest fresh produce from area farms. While collaborating with [...]

20 02, 2017

Price Chopper’s Check Out Hunger Campaign Fights Hunger

PRICE CHOPPER AND MARKET 32’S CHECK OUT HUNGER CAMPAIGN RAISES MORE THAN $8,000 AND TWO TONS OF FOOD FOR THE VERMONT FOODBANK Vermont Foodbank staff and volunteers (from left to right) Jenny Brittenham-Jones, Sara Whitehair, Cassie Lindsay, Glennis Drew, Jason Maring, Renee Kievit-Kylar, Hanna Snyder, Doug Kievit-Kylar, Julie-Ann Graves, and John Sayles show their appreciation [...]

17 02, 2017

National Life Group Foundation Donates $30,000 to Vermont Foodbank

National Life Group Foundation Donates $30,000 to Vermont Foodbank Charitable Grant Supports Youth Food Programs, Including Backpack Program   Montpelier, Vermont – A $30,000 grant from the National Life Group Foundation will benefit youth food programs of the Vermont Foodbank. National Life CEO Mehran Assadi, left, and Chairman Thomas MacLeay, right, present a check [...]