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Hannaford donates 426 cases of food to Vermont Foodbank

Hannaford
Donation is part of $107,000 raised to fight hunger in Vermont Hannaford Supermarkets donated approximately $5,000 in food to the Vermont Foodbank on March 13th as part of a hunger-relief campaign that produced more than $1 million in product and cash donations across five Northeast states, including $107,000 in Vermont. Hannaford Helps Fight Hunger took […]
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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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Vermont Mutual Insurance Group Charitable Giving Fund Makes Donation, Volunteers

Vermont Mutual
Last week, employees of Vermont Mutual Insurance Group made a trip to the Vermont Foodbank.  Besides spending the afternoon working in the Foodbank’s warehouse, Vermont Mutual’s President & CEO, William Catto, and a group of employees presented the Foodbank with a $10,000 donation to support hunger relief in Vermont, on behalf of the Vermont Mutual […]
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People’s United Community Foundation Awards $20,000 to Vermont Foodbank

People's United Bank
The People’s United Community Foundation, the philanthropic arm of People’s United Bank, announced today that it has once again awarded $20,000 to the Vermont Foodbank for the purchasing and distribution of food. Founded in 1986, the Vermont Foodbank was started in response to an increased need for emergency food assistance among low-income households in central […]
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