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Vermont Foodbank Client Households

Hunger in America
This is an excerpt from the 2014 Hunger in America study. As noted, housing circumstances are an important indicator of stability in client lives. “As context for household characteristics, we begin by presenting an overview of household size. Household size is an important indicator of the density of living conditions and the number of people […]
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Hunger in America: Vermont Foodbank Agencies Surveyed

Putney Foodshelf
Hunger in America (HIA) is the largest study of charitable food assistance in America. It documents how clients are accessing the charitable food system, how often, and through what kinds of agencies and programs. Here, we offer an excerpt of the study, documenting the types of agencies and programs surveyed within the Vermont Foodbank network. […]
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Back to School with 3SquaresVT Outreach

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 […]
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September is Hunger Action Month

Hunger Action Month
Hunger-relief organizations encourage the public to join Hunger Action Month this September and support the 49 million people who struggle with hunger in America The Vermont Foodbank, a member of  the Feeding America nationwide network of food banks, will observe Hunger Action Month – a nationwide initiative designed to mobilize the public to take action […]
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