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Vermont Foodbank Releases Details of Hunger Action Conference

Vermont Foodbank Hunger Action Conference
The Vermont Foodbank Hunger Action Conference will be held Friday, May 9th in Burlington, Vermont. This year’s conference will feature humorist and spoken word artist, Kim Weitkamp. Kim has worked with non-profits, specifically anti-hunger groups to help them tell their story—the story of making communities better. “There is a stigma associated with hunger. Most people [...]
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King Arthur Flour Baker Offers Ingredients for Success to CKA Graduates

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Community Kitchen Academy graduated its second Barre class on Friday, February 21, 2014 at the Old Labor Hall.  Community Kitchen Academy (CKA) has been in operation since 2009, first in partnership with the Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf in Burlington, VT and now also with Central Vermont Community Action Council in Barre, VT.  CKA has graduated [...]
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Empty Bowl Benefit Creates Over 13,000 Meals for the Vermont Foodbank

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The Mud Studio in Middlesex, Vermont recently raised $4,370 for the Vermont Foodbank through their Central Vermont Empty Bowl Benefit. Attendees of the benefit purchased a locally made, handcrafted ceramic bowl and were offered the choice of two homemade soups to either eat at the studio or carry out. “We thought that if people took [...]
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Wayside Donates 6,000 Meals to Vermont Foodbank Thanks to Loyal Customers

Wayside Donates 6,000 Meals to Vermont Foodbank Thanks to Loyal Customers
Customers of the Wayside Restaurant, Bakery & Creamery deserve a big congratulations.  During the month of December, table tents were displayed on every Wayside table, asking customers to support the Foodbank with a donation of $1, $3 or $5. In total, 570 customers contributed more than $2,000 to the Vermont Foodbank. During the past nine [...]
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