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27 12, 2018

Our 3SquaresVT Outreach Team helps older Vermonters access the food they need

2018-12-20T16:47:32-04:00

Our 3SquaresVT Outreach Team helps older Vermonters access the food they need Today's post was written by Faye Longo, the Vermont Foodbank's 3SquaresVT Outreach Coordinator. Did you know that 6.3% of older Vermonters are food insecure? That means many of our older neighbors are choosing between purchasing their medications, getting to the doctor, paying rent [...]

Our 3SquaresVT Outreach Team helps older Vermonters access the food they need2018-12-20T16:47:32-04:00
9 04, 2018

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

2019-03-08T13:53:37-04:00

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 programs2019-03-08T13:53:37-04:00
13 02, 2018

The president’s proposed budget would cut key nutrition programs that feed hungry Vermonters

2019-03-08T13:54:44-04:00

The president’s proposed budget would cut key nutrition programs that feed hungry Vermonters A post by John Sayles, CEO of the Vermont Foodbank February 13, 2018 - Yesterday, the White House released a proposed budget for 2019 that aims to make significant cuts to programs that support millions of Americans; children, seniors and working families. [...]

The president’s proposed budget would cut key nutrition programs that feed hungry Vermonters2019-03-08T13:54:44-04:00
30 01, 2018

Access to healthy food starts with a text message

2018-01-30T08:39:05-04:00

Access to healthy food starts with a text message Today’s blog post is brought to you by the Vermont Foodbank’s Senior and Adult Program Manager, Emily Cohen. Emily leads our 3SquaresVT outreach team and is committed to helping more Vermonters access 3SquaresVT benefits to get the healthy food they need.   What do a text [...]

Access to healthy food starts with a text message2018-01-30T08:39:05-04:00
13 07, 2016

Affording Good Food Just Got a Little Easier

2017-11-08T16:15:45-04:00

Today’s blog is by Shane Collins, 3SquaresVT Outreach Coordinator.   Everyone knows that to be healthy, you need to eat nutritious foods. But it's not always easy. If you're a working family on a budget, food also needs to be convenient and affordable. And when push comes to shove, which of those three requirements are you [...]

Affording Good Food Just Got a Little Easier2017-11-08T16:15:45-04:00
12 12, 2015

Top 5 Reasons the Vermont Foodbank is Your 3SquaresVT Resource

2017-11-08T16:15:49-04:00

Today's blog is by Shane Collins, 3SquaresVT Outreach Coordinator.  Those of us who call ourselves “Vermonters” are a different breed than the rest of America. We’re self-sufficient. Many of us grow our own vegetables, heat our homes with the wood we cut, and make breakfast from the eggs of the hens we raised from chicks. [...]

Top 5 Reasons the Vermont Foodbank is Your 3SquaresVT Resource2017-11-08T16:15:49-04:00