Tag Archives: Vermont Foodbank

Local News
December 22, 2015

Vermont Foodbank receives $75,000 for new facility

RUTLAND—On Dec. 3, the Hannaford Charitable Foundation announced a $75,000 donation to Vermont Foodbank in support of its new 24,000 square foot distribution center, which allows the Foodbank to properly store and distribute more fresh produce throughout Rutland County to nearly 15,000 individuals and families…

State News
October 15, 2015

Vermont’s universal recycling law feeds hungry Vermonters

Since July 2015, when requirements for food diversion took effect for medium-sized institutions under Vermont’s universal recycling law, the Vermont Foodbank has seen a 24 percent increase in food donations from retailers over last year. On Thursday, Sept. 24, state agency officials, representatives from the…

Vermont Foodbank sees fewer donors, fundraising slows
Local News
December 24, 2014

Vermont Foodbank sees fewer donors, fundraising slows

“Pack to Give Back” event in Rutland prepares 500 boxes for those in need

By Robin Alberti

RUTLAND — The Vermont Foodbank hosted its first ever “Pack to Give Back” event in Rutland at its new distribution center located on Park St….

Local News
December 18, 2014

Vermont Foodbank holds Pack to Give Back event in Rutland

RUTLAND — Monday, Dec. 15, the Vermont Foodbank held its first event at its new Park Street location in Rutland. Pack to Give Back brought together business leaders, school children, elected officials, and concerned citizens to pack holiday food boxes for 500 Rutland area…