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Vermont Foodbank membership in VBSR

VBSR
Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility (VBSR) is a non-profit, statewide business organization with a mission to advance business ethics that value multiple bottom lines: economic, social, and environmental. They help members set a high standard for protecting the natural, human and economic environments of the state’s residents, while remaining profitable. And they achieve their mission […]
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Charitable Deductions Cap, A Post from CEO John Sayles

As part of a broader package to raise $35 million in tax revenue, the Vermont House Ways and Means committee approved a plan to cap itemized deductions at 2.5 times the standard deduction by an 8-3 vote. This package includes charitable deductions. As reported by Common Good Vermont, while charitable deductions are estimated to generate […]
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VISION 2015: A Report to Our Investors, A Post from CEO John Sayles

Vermont Foodbank Meatless Monday
I have prepared this Vision 2015 Investor’s Report on the recent performance of the Vermont Foodbank that has helped feed 153,000 Vermonters, including nearly 40,000 children, who struggle with hunger every day. Collection and Distribution of Food In 2014, we distributed 9 million pounds of nourishing food, exceeding our goal by nearly 10%. This bounty […]
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