/Tag: VYCC
19 09, 2015

Volunteer Action Week: Groups Making a Difference!

2015-09-15T09:51:36-04:00

From September 13-19 of this month, we've celebrated Volunteer Action Week as part of Hunger Action Month. You can read more about the amazing volunteers we've profiled here. We would also like to thank the many incredible organizations who send us volunteers. We are able to feed 153,000 of our neighbors because of the hard [...]

Volunteer Action Week: Groups Making a Difference!2015-09-15T09:51:36-04:00
14 05, 2015

Vermont Foodbank Sponsors UVM and VLS Food Systems Summit

2017-11-08T16:16:12-04:00

The Vermont Foodbank has signed on as a sponsor of the University of Vermont and Vermont Law School 4th Annual Food Systems Summit, June 16-17. The theme is "The Right to Food: Power, Policy, and Politics in the 21st Century." Here is more information on the event, from the press release: All people deserve access [...]

Vermont Foodbank Sponsors UVM and VLS Food Systems Summit2017-11-08T16:16:12-04:00
20 03, 2014

Vermont Youth Conservation Corps: Connecting for Health

2017-11-08T16:16:50-04:00

The Health Care Share program of the Vermont Youth Conservation Corps (VYCC) connects food insecure Vermonters to nutritional education, medical care, and fresh, healthy, local food. For 12 weeks, families receive 12 pounds of produce each week, plus two pasture-raised chickens from the VYCC farm. For the first time this year, the Vermont Foodbank added [...]

Vermont Youth Conservation Corps: Connecting for Health2017-11-08T16:16:50-04:00