Dismantling the Thanksgiving Myth with Kids

By on Monday, November 23rd, 2020 in Farm-to-School, Uncategorized. No Comments

By Esmé Forbes, AmeriCorps Farm to School Coordinator Visual depiction of the Haudenosaunee Thanksgiving Address (Ohen:ton Karihwatehkwen) – Greetings to the Natural World by Erwin Printup, Jr. The illustration is from the book, Giving Thanks: A Native American Good Morning Message by Chief Jake Swamp.  This year, Green Mountain Farm-to-School’s AmeriCorps members are aiming to dismantle Read the full article…

Green Mountain Farm-to-School Delivers Free Meals for Vermont Everyone Eats

By on Thursday, November 5th, 2020 in Uncategorized. No Comments

Green Mountain Farm-to-School (GMFTS) has partnered with the new Vermont Everyone Eats program to distribute prepared meals to people negatively impacted by the pandemic. GMFTS is delivering 350 meals per week in the NEK. The program reimburses local restaurants for preparing locally-sourced meals for Vermonters struggling with food insecurity. Restaurants must use local ingredients in Read the full article…