10 10, 2012

Foodbank Sees 50% Reduction in Donated Food


 The Vermont Foodbank and its network of 270 food shelves, meal sites, shelters, senior centers and after-school programs are experiencing record demand for our services.  Thousands of families are finding it harder to make ends meet, struggling with only one wage earner or reduced hours and wages.  And as the need for food assistance dramatically [...]

Foodbank Sees 50% Reduction in Donated Food2017-11-08T16:17:11-04:00
5 07, 2011

USDA food amount below last year


This is no time for the federal government to be reducing the food available to food banks nationwide, but that is just what's happening. See the update below: Update on Recent TEFAP Purchases Feeding America learned last week that USDA is making $50 million available for the purchase of a variety of canned, frozen, and [...]

USDA food amount below last year2017-11-08T16:17:17-04:00