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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Meatless Monday Feature: Broccoli Alfredo

Meatless Monday Broccoli
We’ve got a simple recipe for Broccoli Alfredo from our Vermont Fresh: A Fruit and Vegetable Handbook, in addition to broccoli growing, storage, cooking and nutrition info. Sally Simpson, a volunteer cooking, tasting and testing recipes out of the Vermont Fresh Handbook tested the recipes.  Her comments are below in italics. Meatless Monday Recipe: Simple […]
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Price Chopper “Check Out Hunger” Raises More than $4,500 and Two Tons of Food

Price Chopper
The Vermont Foodbank received the proceeds from Price Chopper’s 2014 Check Out Hunger campaign, which included a donation of $4,894 and 4,788 pounds of food. Price Chopper raised more than $47,000 and more than 29 tons of food for 14 local food banks and their affiliated kitchens and pantries in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New […]
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