NECN - Vermont’s attorney general Wednesday urged people across his state to speak out against a proposal by the White House and USDA to change rules around eligibility for nutrition benefits—once known as food stamps, now called 3SquaresVT in Vermont.
NECN - A proposal from the Trump administration to reform nutrition benefits is being met with pushback by Vermont's Republican governor and the state's Department for Children and Families, which says the move could affect thousands of kids in the state who rely on food support.
WCAX - In a nationwide review by the Food & Research Action Center, Vermont was ranked second in the nation for providing food to families in the summertime. But that does not mean the summertime doesn't pose issues for food-insecure families or the organizations that try to lend a hand.
WCAX - There's an effort underway to make sure hungry communities in Chittenden County and elsewhere get served in ways that fit their cultures. Galen Ettlin spoke with Becca Mitchell from Hunger Free Vermont about what the group hopes to accomplish.
BROC TALK - Hosted by Pam Shambo, Director of Marketing & Development with BROC Community Action. Topic: BROC's participation with outreach and application assistance with 3SquaresVT, which helps people to buy food.