/Tag: School Food Pantry To-Go
23 09, 2015

Back to School with 3SquaresVT Outreach

2017-11-08T16:15:57-04:00

The Vermont Foodbank’s 3SquaresVT Outreach team is continuing to expand its services to all eligible Vermonters who need and qualify for this food benefit. As a federally funded program, 3SquaresVT, formerly known as the Food Stamp Program and nationally as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), is vital to the subsistence of millions of Americans [...]

Back to School with 3SquaresVT Outreach2017-11-08T16:15:57-04:00
25 07, 2015

Newman’s Own Foundation Supports Vermont Foodbank Youth Programs

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

The Newman’s Own Foundation announced in June that they would support the Vermont Foodbank’s youth programs, specifically the BackPack Program and School Food Pantry To-Go, with a gift of $45,000. The Vermont Foodbank’s youth food programs assist struggling, food-insecure, Vermont families with their weekend food needs during the school year. The BackPack Program provides nutritious [...]

Newman’s Own Foundation Supports Vermont Foodbank Youth Programs2017-11-08T16:16:04-04:00
21 07, 2015

Tom Abbiati: Getting to Know Vermont Foodbank Staff

2017-11-08T16:16:05-04:00

Sometimes we say that Foodbank staff are the ones who "keep the food moving" to network partners across the state. Well, today we're profiling a staff member who keeps the food coming in. Tom Abbiati is the Director of Food Resources and he's been with us for almost 15 years. We asked him to answer [...]

Tom Abbiati: Getting to Know Vermont Foodbank Staff2017-11-08T16:16:05-04:00
7 03, 2015

Program Update: School Food Pantry To-Go

2017-11-08T16:16:22-04:00

March is National Nutrition Month and we're publishing a series of blog posts that focus on nutrition within our networks. You can also learn about our programs here. The Vermont Foodbank’s School Food Pantry To-Go program started as a pilot during the spring of 2013 at the Winooski School. We chose this school because of [...]

Program Update: School Food Pantry To-Go2017-11-08T16:16:22-04:00