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12 09, 2018

7th Grade Students Raise Funds and Awareness for Vermonters Facing Hunger

2018-09-06T10:43:30+00:00

7th Grade Students Raise Funds and Awareness for Vermonters Facing Hunger Students host a raffle to fundraise for their class trip and make a difference in their community. Bonus: the winner gets to redesign their teacher’s beard. Steve Sheeler, pictured with his barber and new beard Every year, the 8th grade class at [...]

7th Grade Students Raise Funds and Awareness for Vermonters Facing Hunger 2018-09-06T10:43:30+00:00
1 08, 2018

UVM student interns help the Foodbank harvest fresh food for Vermonters in need

2018-08-01T11:09:54+00:00

UVM student interns help the Foodbank harvest fresh, local food to share with Vermonters in need Over the past three years, the Vermont Foodbank has collaborated with the University of Vermont (UVM) to host ten interns to support our work in Chittenden County. The internship is a unique opportunity for students to learn first-hand about [...]

UVM student interns help the Foodbank harvest fresh food for Vermonters in need 2018-08-01T11:09:54+00:00
25 07, 2018

Meet Three Kids from Bennington, VT

2018-07-20T16:13:58+00:00

Meet Three Kids from Bennington, VT Three young siblings ride their bikes to get fresh food for their family. Emily works at the Vermont Foodbank harvesting fresh produce at local farms and sharing it with neighbors in need along with nutrition information. Emily supports our neighbors at monthly VeggieVanGo fresh produce events at local schools [...]

Meet Three Kids from Bennington, VT 2018-07-20T16:13:58+00:00
19 06, 2018

Strengthening our next generation in the midst of trauma and division

2018-06-20T15:56:44+00:00

Strengthening our next generation in the midst of trauma and division June 19th, 2018 - Our community’s strength lies in our ability to care for the next generation and foster resilient, healthy young people who can make the world a better place. However, trauma and toxic stress – especially during the early childhood years that are [...]

Strengthening our next generation in the midst of trauma and division 2018-06-20T15:56:44+00:00
10 05, 2018

Vermont Foodbank launches pilot program to purchase local produce for Vermonters facing hunger

2018-05-17T09:33:47+00:00

Announcing Vermonters Feeding Vermonters A new program to purchase local produce for Vermonters facing hunger May 10th, 2018 - Killington, VT—Last week, the Vermont Foodbank unveiled Vermonters Feeding Vermonters, a brand new program that will purchase high quality fruits and vegetables directly from Vermont growers to distribute to Vermonters facing hunger. This announcement took place [...]

Vermont Foodbank launches pilot program to purchase local produce for Vermonters facing hunger 2018-05-17T09:33:47+00:00
16 04, 2018

Vermont Foodbank Joins Rep. Peter Welch in Opposition to Cuts to Hunger Relief in House Farm Bill

2018-04-16T13:04:55+00:00

VERMONT FOODBANK OPPOSES CUTS TO HUNGER RELIEF IN HOUSE FARM BILL Joins Rep. Welch in opposing harmful language and putting people facing hunger in Vermont first Attributed to John Sayles, Vermont Foodbank CEO April 16th, 2018 - The Vermont Foodbank expressed dismay, today, at language included in the 2018 Farm Bill by the House Agriculture [...]

Vermont Foodbank Joins Rep. Peter Welch in Opposition to Cuts to Hunger Relief in House Farm Bill 2018-04-16T13:04:55+00:00