Shelburne Food Shelf – meeting the needs of the community

“We’re definitely seeing an increase in numbers,” Tom Zenaty, Chair, said at the first annual meeting of the Shelburne Food Shelf, which was held Sept. 21 at Trinity Episcopal Church.  The meeting marked a time to discuss the group’s progress over the past year and plans for the future. There have been many changes since… Read More »

Shelburne Food Shelf calendar

The Shelburne Food Shelf will be open the following days throughout the year. They are located next to the Rec. department at Town Hall. All are welcome. Sept. 27        9-11am Sept. 29        5-7pm Oct. 11, 25        9-11am Oct. 13, 27        5-7pm Nov. 15, 29        9-11am Nov. 17        5-7pm Dec.… Read More »

Shelburne Food Shelf revitalized

For many years, Val Martel was the driving force behind the Shelburne Food Shelf. With her passing, new leadership had to emerge and with it, a new organizational plan to expand its hours and operations developed. A volunteer board of directors, composed of eight people representing local churches, social service agencies, the business community, and… Read More »

Many thanks from the Shelburne Food Shelf

I am writing to thank the town and people of Shelburne for the incredible support they have given to the Shelburne Food Shelf over the past year. The town graciously ceded some additional space for food storage which will make it much easier to have the food on hand that the people we serve depend… Read More »

Big turkey delivery for the food shelf just in time for the holiday

Big turkey delivery for the food shelf just in time for the holiday

Charlotte-Shelburne Rotarian Tod Whitaker delivered 25 turkeys to Marc Lewis of Shelburne Food Shelf for delivery to food shelf clients last week. Charlotte-Shelburne Rotary delivered a total of 120 turkeys to the food shelves of Shelburne, Charlotte and Hinesburg for Thanksgiving … and there will be more for Christmas.

Shelburne Food Shelf committees and board formed

By Tom Zenaty With the passing of long-time Shelburne Food Shelf operator Val Martel, we were left wondering how to sustain or improve its operation. In May, a group of individuals were called together by our town Social Services Committee and Rev. Greg Smith of the United Methodist Church to discuss how to move forward.… Read More »