A: Many factors contribute to the total donation including:
In 2017, $21,380 was donated to the Vermont Foodbank as a result of Vermont Restaurant Week.
A: There are many ways to make a donation throughout the week. Here’s how:
The Vermont Foodbank is the state’s largest hunger-relief organization, providing nutritious food and promoting health through a network of 215 food shelves, meal sites, senior centers and after-school programs, and directly to families, children, older adults and individuals at schools and hospitals. In 2017, the Vermont Foodbank distributed nearly 12 million pounds of food to 153,100 Vermonters. The Vermont Foodbank, a member of Feeding America, is nationally recognized as one of the most effective and efficient nonprofits and food banks in the nation. Learn more at www.vtfoodbank.org.
Ten percent of Vermont households support the Vermont Foodbank. Won’t you join them? Make a one-time donation or become a sustaining monthly donor by visiting www.vtfoodbank.org/give.