/Press Releases
12 05, 2017

Long Trail Brewing, Hannaford and Farrell Distributing help Vermont Foodbank fight hunger

May 12th, 2017, Barre, VT- Last week, representatives from Long Trail Brewing Company and Farrell Distributing visited the Vermont Foodbank to present a check for $12,285 to fight hunger in Vermont. During July and December 2016, Long Trail Brewing Company donated $1 for every case of Long Trail sold at Hannaford Supermarkets throughout New England. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]