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Demographics of Vermont Foodbank Clients

Bennington Kitchen Cupboard
Hunger in America, a study by the Vermont Foodbank and Feeding America, shows that 1 in 4 people, or an estimated 153,000 people, in Vermont turn to food shelves and meal service programs to feed themselves and their families. This includes 33,900 children and 26,010 seniors who are Vermont Foodbank clients. We’ve taken an excerpt, below, […]
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Governor’s Institute Students Give Back: Brianna Barker

Governor's Institute of Vermont
On July 22, Brianna Barker joined other Governor’s Institute of Vermont students at the Vermont Foodbank, the Center for an Agricultural Economy and Pete’s Greens to glean and process food for distribution to Vermonters in need. We invited Brianna to share her Governor’s Institute experience with us: I am a high school student who volunteered […]
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