30 08, 2017

Michael and Andrew Ride to Fight Hunger update!

August 30th, 2017 - Now that Michael and Andrew Hyde have finished their Ride to Fight Hunger, it's time for an update! Michael and Andrew Hyde finishing the Harpoon Point to Point 50 Mile Ride 15 and 13-year-olds Michael and Andrew Hyde spent their summer vacation fundraising to fight hunger through epic long-distance [...]

19 05, 2017

Worthy Kitchen’s Night Before The Night event raises $8,200

Woodstock, VT – The staff of Worthy Kitchen, a craft beer and farm diner in Woodstock, presented the Vermont Foodbank with a check for $8,200 to fight hunger. This donation is the result of their annual Night Before The Night event. For five consecutive years, Worthy Kitchen has brought people together to share a meal, [...]

15 05, 2017

Join us Saturday for the Hearts for Hunger 5K!

Hinesburg, VT—On Saturday, May 20th, 2017, the United Church of Hinesburg will host its fifth annual Hearts for Hunger 5K/1K Fun Run & Walk fundraiser to benefit the Vermont Foodbank’s BackPack Program. This annual fun run is a highlight for the Vermont Foodbank each year and for everyone who is committed to ensuring that all [...]

29 07, 2016

Mountain Biking Now Part of Harpoon Point to Point

The  Harpoon Point to Point presented by National Life Group is giving bikers the option to go off road. Thanks to a partnership with STAB – Sport Trails of the Ascutney Basin, riders can participate in the Harpoon Point to Point’s 20 mile mountain bike ride. The Harpoon Point to Point presented by National Life Group [...]

25 07, 2016

CKA Graduation Speech by Tiffany Mobb

The following is Tiffany Mobb's Community Kitchen Acadamey (CKA) graduation speech. Tiffany is a graduate of the 21st class of CKA, Burlington.  Good afternoon friends, family, Classmates. Today we are gathered here in celebration of the 21st Community Kitchen Academy Graduation. We all took many different paths to get here but we came with a [...]

21 06, 2016

Fundraising Tips for Harpoon Point to Point

This year will be my 9th century Point to Point (P2P) ride.  My son-in-law, Jason, who has taken part in this fundraiser since its beginning in 2002, encouraged (helped, persuaded, inspired, cheered) me to first participate in 2008. Each year he is at the top of the many scenic hills along the route patiently waiting for [...]