/Tag: Congressman Peter Welch
9 03, 2018

Congressman Peter Welch joins Citizens Bank and Vermont Foodbank to celebrate new strides in fight against hunger

2018-03-09T14:52:37-04:00

Congressman Peter Welch joins Citizens Bank and Vermont Foodbank to celebrate new strides in fight against hunger March 9th, 2018, Barre, VT – As part of their “Citizens Helping Fight Hunger” initiative, Citizens Bank presented the Vermont Foodbank with a donation toward the lease of a new truck to deliver food to Vermonters facing hunger. [...]

Congressman Peter Welch joins Citizens Bank and Vermont Foodbank to celebrate new strides in fight against hunger2018-03-09T14:52:37-04:00
14 01, 2015

Graduating Community Kitchen Academy class produces record amount of food

2017-11-08T16:16:27-04:00

On Thursday, December 11th, the Burlington Community Kitchen Academy graduated 10 students from the 13 week culinary training program. Brian Roper, District Executive Chef at Sodexo gave the keynote speech. Brent Farrell delivered the graduating student speech. And Chef Instructor James Consentino also spoke. Here we’ve include a transcript of the speeches: Brian Roper, District [...]

Graduating Community Kitchen Academy class produces record amount of food2017-11-08T16:16:27-04:00
18 06, 2013

CALL TODAY: National Call-In Day to Save 3SquaresVT/SNAP

2017-11-08T16:17:05-04:00

This week, the House of Representatives will begin debating the Farm Bill.  The House proposal would cut SNAP (3SquaresVT) by $20.5 billion over the next 10 years.  That’s a loss of 8 billion meals, or the meal equivalent of the entire Feeding America network of 202 food banks shutting down for 2.5 years.  We cannot [...]

CALL TODAY: National Call-In Day to Save 3SquaresVT/SNAP2017-11-08T16:17:05-04:00