/Press Releases
7 09, 2018

Pick apples for a cause this Hunger Action Month

2018-09-06T10:57:47+00:00

Pick apples for a cause this Hunger Action Month September is National Hunger Action Month, and here in Vermont local apple orchards are teaming up with the Vermont Foodbank to give Vermonters a fun way to take action. In partnership with sponsors, Target and Front Porch Forum, and 18 local apple orchards, the Vermont Foodbank [...]

Pick apples for a cause this Hunger Action Month 2018-09-06T10:57:47+00:00
1 09, 2018

September is Hunger Action Month!

2018-08-31T11:33:43+00:00

September is Hunger Action Month! Feeding America Network food banks across the country invite you to take action to end hunger BARRE, VT – September 1, 2018 – This September the Vermont Foodbank, together with the Feeding America nationwide network of food banks, will mobilize across all 50 states in an effort to bring an [...]

September is Hunger Action Month! 2018-08-31T11:33:43+00:00
20 07, 2018

Vermont Foodbank Receives $80,000 Grant from the Walmart Foundation to Support SNAP Education and Outreach

2018-07-20T15:58:52+00:00

Vermont Foodbank Receives $80,000 Grant from the Walmart Foundation to Support SNAP Education and Outreach Barre, VT – July 20th, 2018 – The Vermont Foodbank today announced an $80,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation to help fight hunger in Vermont through Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) education and outreach. SNAP is the largest federal program [...]

Vermont Foodbank Receives $80,000 Grant from the Walmart Foundation to Support SNAP Education and Outreach 2018-07-20T15:58:52+00:00
8 06, 2018

Vermont Foodbank kicks off new Gleaning Program in Rutland

2018-06-08T09:27:10+00:00

Rutland, VT—As the days get longer and warmer, home gardens and local farm fields are beginning to fill up with fresh produce – the growing season is underway. And with it, the Vermont Foodbank’s gleaning teams are taking to the fields to harvest surplus fresh food for people struggling to afford it. Gleaning is the [...]

Vermont Foodbank kicks off new Gleaning Program in Rutland 2018-06-08T09:27:10+00:00
5 04, 2018

Hannaford donates $80,000 to Vermont Foodbank for child nutrition efforts

2018-04-05T15:31:07+00:00

Hannaford donates $80,000 to Vermont Foodbank for child nutrition efforts Funding to support continued operation of VeggieVanGo program, which provides fresh and nutritious produce to schools statewide Hannaford Supermarkets Director of Operations Samara Bushey (second from right) presents Vermont Foodbank officials with a $80,000 donation at the Foodbank’s headquarters in Barre, Vt. The donation [...]

Hannaford donates $80,000 to Vermont Foodbank for child nutrition efforts 2018-04-05T15:31:07+00:00
19 03, 2018

Vermont Foodbank Welcomes Jeffrey Tieman to Board of Directors

2018-03-19T16:21:06+00:00

Vermont Foodbank Welcomes Jeffrey Tieman to Board of Directors March 19th, 2018– The Vermont Foodbank’s Board of Directors unanimously elected Jeffrey Tieman, president and CEO of Vermont Association of Hospitals and Health Systems (VAHHS),  as a new board member, to serve a three-year term. “Tieman brings a unique perspective from the health care industry that [...]

Vermont Foodbank Welcomes Jeffrey Tieman to Board of Directors 2018-03-19T16:21:06+00:00