/Volunteers & Volunteer Opportunities
19 07, 2017

Real life superheroes

2017-11-08T16:15:37-04:00

July 19th, 2017 In Vermont, it is easy to relax and enjoy the nature and opportunities surrounding us. But for some of our neighbors it’s not easy at all. Over 153,000 children, parents, seniors and individuals struggle with hunger in our Green Mountain State. Being hungry is devastating, and for some of us, it is [...]

Real life superheroes2017-11-08T16:15:37-04:00
26 12, 2015

Thank you for a great gleaning season

2017-11-08T16:15:48-04:00

Today's blog is a thank you letter, written by Genna Williams, Vermont Foodbank's gleaning and community outreach coordinator. It was a great gleaning season, and we have many people to thank for our success in sharing fresh, local produce with our neighbors in need.  As the ground begins to freeze, the Vermont Foodbank would like [...]

Thank you for a great gleaning season2017-11-08T16:15:48-04:00
24 12, 2015

VSECU Helps Provide Produce Before the Holiday

2017-11-08T16:15:48-04:00

At a holiday produce drop today at North Barre Manor, the Vermont Foodbank announced that VSECU, a credit union for everybody in Vermont, will again support the organization with $40,000 to support food distribution to Vermonters in need of food. This marks a total of $160,000 that VSECU has donated over 4 years. “We are [...]

VSECU Helps Provide Produce Before the Holiday2017-11-08T16:15:48-04:00
22 12, 2015

Hunger Action Conference – Request for Worshop Proposals

2017-11-08T16:15:48-04:00

The Vermont Foodbank is the largest hunger relief organization in the state and its mission is to gather and share quality food and nurture partnerships so that no one in Vermont will go hungry. Its core function is to provide food items, prepared meals, and increasingly, fresh produce, to individuals and 225 network partners statewide [...]

Hunger Action Conference – Request for Worshop Proposals2017-11-08T16:15:48-04:00
24 11, 2015

Pack to Give Back

2017-11-08T16:15:50-04:00

Today's blog is written by Judy Stermer, Director of Communications and Public Affairs. Judy has worked for the Vermont Foodbank for 10 years and today, writes about Pack to Give Back.  During the last few days, the Vermont Foodbank has been handing out food boxes and holiday meal fixings to our friends and neighbors in [...]

Pack to Give Back2017-11-08T16:15:50-04:00
21 10, 2015

Dealer.com Supports Vermont Foodbank BackPack Program

2017-11-08T16:15:53-04:00

From L to R: Alex Waskow, Sandra Vishnevsky, Cecilia Telefus, and Heng-Scheng Chuang of Dealer.com build packs for the BackPack Program with John Sayles, Vermont Foodbank CEO (middle). The Vermont Foodbank proudly welcomed several employees from Dealer.com who volunteered for the BackPack Program, a weekend program designed to meet the nutritional needs of [...]

Dealer.com Supports Vermont Foodbank BackPack Program2017-11-08T16:15:53-04:00