/Tag: Pick for Your Neighbor
1 09, 2019

Pick For Your Neighbor

2019-08-22T14:07:45-04:00

During apple harvest season, individuals, civic groups and companies are encouraged to visit a participating orchard to pick and purchase extra apples for Vermonters facing hunger. The Vermont Foodbank will then distribute them through our statewide network of food shelves and meal sites to our friends and neighbors struggling to afford healthy food. Since 2009, [...]

Pick For Your Neighbor2019-08-22T14:07:45-04:00
7 09, 2018

Pick apples for a cause this Hunger Action Month

2018-09-06T10:57:47-04:00

Pick apples for a cause this Hunger Action Month September is National Hunger Action Month, and here in Vermont local apple orchards are teaming up with the Vermont Foodbank to give Vermonters a fun way to take action. In partnership with sponsors, Target and Front Porch Forum, and 18 local apple orchards, the Vermont Foodbank [...]

Pick apples for a cause this Hunger Action Month2018-09-06T10:57:47-04:00
2 10, 2017

Visit your local orchard to Pick For Your Neighbor

2017-11-08T16:15:36-04:00

Woodchuck Hard Cider employees picked more than 2,000 pounds of apples to donate to the Vermont Foodbank through Pick For Your Neighbor. October 2nd, 2017 - Now that apple season is at its peak, the Vermont Foodbank’s Pick for Your Neighbor program is in full swing at 16 participating orchards throughout Vermont, with [...]

Visit your local orchard to Pick For Your Neighbor2017-11-08T16:15:36-04:00
13 10, 2015

Woodchuck Hard Cider Picks For Your Neighbor

2017-11-08T16:15:54-04:00

Now that apple season is at its peak, the Vermont Foodbank’s Pick for Your Neighbor is in full swing at 20 participating orchards throughout Vermont, with renewed underwriting support from Woodchuck Hard Cider. During apple harvest season, the Vermont Foodbank encourages individuals, families, civic groups and companies to visit participating u-pick apple orchards to pick [...]

Woodchuck Hard Cider Picks For Your Neighbor2017-11-08T16:15:54-04:00
9 09, 2014

Pick for Your Neighbor

2017-11-08T16:16:36-04:00

During apple harvest season, individuals, civic groups and companies are encouraged to visit a participating orchard to pick and purchase extra apples for donation to the Vermont Foodbank. Pick for your Neighbor benefits the Vermont Foodbank by increasing the amount of fresh, healthy produce available for distribution to our network partner food shelves and meal [...]

Pick for Your Neighbor2017-11-08T16:16:36-04:00
30 09, 2013

Meatless Monday Featured Fruit: Apples

2017-11-08T16:16:58-04:00

This Meatless Monday, we feature apples, with growing, storage and prep tips, as well as recipes for Homemade Applesauce and Easier-Than-Pie Apple Crisp from Vermont Fresh: A Fruit and Vegetable Handbook.  And if you want to pick your own apples, be sure to visit the orchards participating in our Pick for Your Neighbor program.  At [...]

Meatless Monday Featured Fruit: Apples2017-11-08T16:16:58-04:00