• Volunteer at the Food Shelf
    Volunteer at the Food Shelf
    Volunteers are a crucial part of every program at the Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf. The dedicated hearts and hands of the community help us complete the countless tasks that go into providing food for more than 12,000 people every year.
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  • Community Kitchen Academy
    Community Kitchen Academy
    Community Kitchen Academy is a Vermont Foodbank culinary job training program operated at the Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf. To prepare students with the culinary skills necessary to secure jobs in the food service industry, the professional Chef Instructor delivers a proven curriculum.
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  • Homebound Grocery Delivery
    Homebound Grocery Delivery
    In order to address hunger relief for populations with mobility issues, the Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf runs a Homebound Delivery program to serve senior citizens and people with disabilities. Each month, staff and volunteers deliver a five-day supply of groceries to homebound clients, providing them with food and a much welcome visit. We currently serve 150 households through the Homebound Delivery program.
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About Us

The Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf works to alleviate hunger by feeding people and cultivating opportunities. As the largest direct service emergency food provider in Vermont, CEFS serves over 12,000 people each year. With your continued support, we can bring about the change necessary to provide opportunities for those who need them most.

- Upcoming Events -
Apr
1
Tue
9:00 am One Bottle One Meal Benefits the Food Shelf
One Bottle One Meal Benefits the…
Apr 1 @ 9:00 am – Jan 1 @ 9:00 am
One Bottle One Meal Benefits the Food Shelf @ Wild Oats Wines
Farrell Distributing and Wild Oats Wines has generously partnered with the Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf as a participant in the One Bottle One Meal program. [...]
Jul
25
Fri
5:00 pm ArtsRiot Truck Stop
ArtsRiot Truck Stop
Jul 25 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
ArtsRiot and the Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf are excited to team up again for the 2nd Annual ArtsRiot Truck Stop! Up to a dozen or [...]
11:00 pm ArtsRiot Truck Stop
ArtsRiot Truck Stop
Jul 25 @ 11:00 pm
ArtsRiot and the Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf are excited to team up again for the 2nd Annual ArtsRiot Truck Stop! Up to a dozen or [...]
Aug
1
Fri
5:00 pm ArtsRiot Truck Stop
ArtsRiot Truck Stop
Aug 1 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
ArtsRiot and the Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf are excited to team up again for the 2nd Annual ArtsRiot Truck Stop! Up to a dozen or [...]
11:00 pm ArtsRiot Truck Stop
ArtsRiot Truck Stop
Aug 1 @ 11:00 pm
ArtsRiot and the Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf are excited to team up again for the 2nd Annual ArtsRiot Truck Stop! Up to a dozen or [...]

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Job Opening: Operations Manager

ChittendenEmergencyFoodShelf

Do you have a passion for the mission of the Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf? The Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity / Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf (CEFS) has an immediate opening for an Operations Manager.
As the largest direct service emergency food provider in Vermont, the CEFS serves over 12,000 people each year. The CEFS Operations Manager is responsible for managing the daily operational components of the food shelf and distribution center to ensure quality food shelf services to clients and safe food handling. This position works closely with the CEFS Director to ensure our facilities operate in a safe and secure manner.

Successful candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in business or human services plus two-four years related experience; solid experience managing food service or warehouse operations, and supervisory skills necessary to manage the day-to-day operations.
We offer competitive pay and a great benefit package! Please send a cover letter and resume by email to: CEFSOpsMgr@cvoeo.org To learn more about this position, please visit www.cvoeo.org