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13 05, 2014

2014 Hunger Action Conference [Photos]

2017-11-08T16:16:46-05:00May 13th, 2014|Events, Take Action, Vermont Foodbank Programs|

The 2014 Hunger Action Conference was held Friday, May 9, 2014 in Burlington, Vermont.  Nearly 300 anti-hunger advocates gathered to discuss whole-systems collaboration, mindfulness in leadership, new approaches to supporting neighbors in need and, of course, anti-hunger strategies, research and best practices.  Here are photos from the Conference: For more information on the [...]

29 10, 2012

Great Opinion piece from Maurice Lim Miller

2013-02-06T15:29:12-05:00October 29th, 2012|Take Action|

Maurice Lim Miller is the founder of the Family Independence Initiative  http://www.fiinet.org/, a program that uses community to change lives.  Mr. Miller is a recipient of a 2012 MacArthur Award.  Here are some of his thoughts on how to get results for our low-income neighbors. http://bostonglobe.com/opinion/2012/10/24/podium-poverty/JRWAlRixpfOfc0boNfPGMP/story.html