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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
9 04, 2018

Vermont Farm Bill Coalition needs your signature to help protect federal nutrition programs

2018-04-05T15:23:25+00:00

Vermont Farm Bill Coalition needs your signature to help protect federal nutrition programs April 5th, 2018 - This year, the Farm Bill – legislation that touches nearly every way we provide food to communities in this country – is up for reauthorization by Congress. The Farm Bill represents an opportunity to strengthen and improve key [...]

Vermont Farm Bill Coalition needs your signature to help protect federal nutrition programs 2018-04-05T15:23:25+00:00
19 01, 2018

Franklin County flood victims receive food and water with help from the Vermont Foodbank and Northwest Family Foods

2018-01-19T11:32:16+00:00

Franklin County flood victims receive food and water with help from the Vermont Foodbank and Northwest Family Foods January 19th, 2018, St. Albans, VT – After a six-mile ice jam caused severe flooding in Franklin County, Vermont last weekend, residents are still struggling to meet their basic needs. Without adequate access to water, food, and [...]

Franklin County flood victims receive food and water with help from the Vermont Foodbank and Northwest Family Foods 2018-01-19T11:32:16+00:00
7 11, 2017

Celebrating the local businesses that make our communities strong, a post from CEO John Sayles

2017-11-08T16:15:36+00:00

November 7th, 2017 - I'd like to take a few words to celebrate our local community businesses. I do this not only because of the financial and volunteer support they provide, which is significant, but also because of the bedrock these businesses provide for the neighbors we serve. It is the small independent businesses, that [...]

Celebrating the local businesses that make our communities strong, a post from CEO John Sayles 2017-11-08T16:15:36+00:00