Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Supports BackPack

Green Mountain Coffee Roasters employees receive 52 hours of CAFE time. CAFE stands for Community Action For Employees and allows employees to volunteer during their normal work hours, getting paid their normal wages. A culture of volunteerism permeates the company and we’re glad to partner with them for the BackPack Program. The featured employees in [...]
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Community Kitchen Academy Graduation [Video]

On May 16th, five students graduated from the Community Kitchen Academy. You can view photos of the day on Flickr. The video below includes remarks from Vermont Foodbank CEO, John Sayles, Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf Director Rob Meehan, Community Kitchen Chef Instructor Jamie Eisenberg, keynote speaker Melissa Pasanen, and two student speakers, Charles Knoll and [...]
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Hunger Action Conference [Videos]

The Vermont Foodbank Hunger Action Conference was May 7, 2013. We captured videos of participants, keynote speakers and shining examples. If you weren’t able to make it, you can still join the conversation! We asked conference participants what excited them about the Vermont Foodbank Hunger Action Conference, and got cameos from allies at UVM Extension, [...]
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