/Tag:Harpoon Brewery
22 09, 2017

VSECU takes on the Point to Point to Fight Hunger in Vermont

The Point to Point, powered by VSECU, continues to raise needed funds for hungry Vermonters Montpelier, VT, September 22, 2017 – One in four Vermonters struggles with hunger and today as part of Hunger Action Month, VSECU expanded their commitment to help meet the needs of hungry Vermonters by announcing their adoption of the Point [...]

31 10, 2015

Harpoon Point to Point Presented by NLG raises $194,435

The Vermont Foodbank proudly announced today that the 14th annual Harpoon Point to Point presented by National Life Group raised $194,435, the most ever raised by this event in a single year. Since its inception, the Harpoon Point to Point has raised more than $1 million to support the Foodbank’s mission of ensuring no one [...]

1 09, 2015

Harpoon Point to Point: Shane’s View from the Beer Tent

This is a guest post from Shane Collins, a 3SquaresVT Outreach Coordinator for the Vermont Foodbank who is also a bartender for the Harpoon Brewery in Windsor, VT. "A good cause, a beautiful ride, and great beer," says one rider, who just finished his fifth Harpoon Point to Point ride presented by National Life Group, [...]

31 07, 2015

Getting to Know Vermont Foodbank Staff: Shane Collins

Shane Collins recently joined us as the 3SquaresVT Outreach Coordinator. 3SquaresVT is an important resource for families to obtain healthy, affordable foods. Unfortunately, the program is underutilized in Vermont, so the Vermont Foodbank is helping to increase participation in this federal nutrition program. We asked Shane to tell us a little more about himself...it's always [...]

25 06, 2015

Bicycle Deals for Harpoon Point to Point Riders

On August 8th, 800+ cyclist will converge on the Windsor, VT Harpoon Brewery for three scenic bike rides and a great after-party, all to benefit the Vermont Foodbank! The Harpoon Point to Point presented by National Life Group is the largest fundraiser for the Vermont Foodbank. Since 2002, we’ve raised $906,250! Our goal this year [...]

12 06, 2014

Meet Noreen Karcher: Harpoon Point to Point Rider

Noreen Karcher moved from Kentucky, where she was very involved in her community food shelf, back to Vermont last summer.  “Whether it’s fighting hunger in Kentucky or Vermont, we can come together as a community to take action.” She’s also become an avid biker in the last few years, so she’s excited to ride in [...]