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Hannah Pick Honored with Carol and Lawrie Brown Award

Hannah Pick
Each year, the Putney Food Co-op board of directors honors a member of the community for outstanding public service. This year the Carol and Lawrie Brown Award was presented to Hannah Pick at the co-op’s 73rd Annual Membership Meeting. Hannah Pick is the Vermont Foodbank’s Gleaning and Community Outreach Coordinator for the Southern Region. She […]
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Great American Milk Drive: Saturday, Oct. 25th

Great American Milk Drive
IMMEDIATE VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY: Volunteers are needed Saturday, October 25th in Chittenden County and Middlebury to greet customers, pour milk samples, and collect milk donations. Volunteer perks: Free lunch and lots of thanks! For more information, please contact volunteer@vtfoodbank.org ASAP! Shoppers at six area Hannaford Supermarkets will be making a special milk delivery to benefit those […]
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Land O’Lakes Donates 40,000 Pounds of Product

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Land O’Lakes, Inc. donated 40,000 pounds of Land O’Lakes Macaroni & Cheese to the Vermont Foodbank. This is the Land O’Lakes First Run Program’s seventy-seventh donation since it was established in 2010. The program is committed to donating truckloads of fresh product year round, made specifically for food banks to help alleviate hunger nationwide.  As […]
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VPR Rallies Listeners in Fight Against Hunger Sept 3-13

Contributions to Vermont Public Radio during its September membership drive will also help Vermont families in need of food assistance, thanks to a special partnership with the Vermont Foodbank and Hannaford Supermarkets. For every gift to VPR during the campaign, Hannaford Supermarkets will donate 10 meals to the Vermont Foodbank.“As a statewide organization dedicated to […]
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Hunger in America Study Reveals Face of Hunger in Vermont

A new 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. Download the Executive Summary of Hunger in America for Vermont.  For […]
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