Work and Barriers to Work

Work and Barriers to Work
This is an excerpt from the 2014 Hunger in America study, examining Vermont Foodbank client employment status as well as barriers to work. You can read the rest of the report here. “In analyzing household employment, we focus on the employment status of the household member who was employed the greatest number of months in […]
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Newman’s Own Foundation Supports Vermont Foodbank Youth Programs

Newman's Own Foundation
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 […]
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