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 »

Shelburne Food Shelf looking for support

By Tom Zenaty, Shelburne Food Shelf organizing committee member As many in town know, the Shelburne Food Shelf was operated for many years largely under the guiding hand of Val Martel, who passed away this spring. After we lost Val, Reverend Greg Smith of the United Methodist Church (who maintains the Food Shelf bank account)… Read More »

Local youth group donates 600 cans to Shelburne Food Shelf

Local youth group donates 600 cans to Shelburne Food Shelf

Trinity Church celebrated another Super Bowl Sunday with Soup-er Sunday on Feb. 1. Before the Patriots and Seahawks kicked off, the youth group challenged a team of adults to a Can-struction building contest as in years past. A volunteer panel judged the teams on the most interesting, durable, tall, and nutritionally-balanced creation made from canned… Read More »

Shelburne Vineyard hosts Wine and Food Fest; Annual event benefits Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf

Shelburne Vineyard hosts Wine and Food Fest; Annual event benefits Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf

Take care of your taste buds and your neighbors’ stomachs in one fell swoop at Shelburne Vineyard’s Annual Wine and Food Fest on Saturday, Nov. 8. The event, which runs from 11am-5pm, will showcase some of Vermont’s best specialty food and wine producers. While admission and tastings are free during the festival, the Vineyard asks… Read More »

SCS and Shelburne Foodshelf holding food drive

The Shelburne Food Shelf, in collaboration with the Shelburne Community School, is hosting a special food pickup event on Thursday, April 20 for those families who may need a bit of extra food over school break. To support this effort, the staff and students of SCS are holding a food drive. Food can be dropped… Read More »

Diaper bank puts diapers at local food shelves

Diaper costs will soon be less of a stress for local families in need. The Junior League of Champlain Valley is creating a diaper bank that will distribute diapers from area food shelves, in a partnership with the Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf. Hinesburg, Richmond, Williston and Milton will all have diapers available at their food… Read More »