Mt. Ascutney Hospital to serve as distribution point for Vermont Foodbank's VeggieVanGo

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Mt. Ascutney Hospital to serve as distribution point for Vermont Foodbank's VeggieVanGo

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 3:29am -- Anonymous

Vermont Business Magazine In an effort to help one in four Vermonters who are living with hunger, Mt Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC) in Windsor will support a community nutrition program by providing a location where the Vermont Foodbank’s VeggieVanGo mobile nutrition unit can distribute free fresh produce for those in need. The program begins July 11.

WHO:
Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC) and VeggieVanGo

WHEN:
Second Tuesday of every month starting July 11

Tuesday, July 11
Tuesday, August 8
Tuesday, September 12
10-11 AM

WHERE: 
Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center
289 County Rd.
Windsor, VT 05089

About Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center
Founded in 1933, Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center is a not-for-profit community hospital network including the critical access-designated Mt. Ascutney Hospital in Windsor, Vermont, and Ottauquechee Health Center in Woodstock, Vermont. Affiliated with Dartmouth-Hitchcock, the Hospital provides people in communities across the Connecticut River Valley with primary care and a comprehensive suite of specialty services, along with 25 inpatient beds, a therapeutic pool and an acclaimed, 10-bed inpatient rehabilitation department. Mt. Ascutney Hospital is a recipient of the national Foster G. McGaw Prize for Excellence in Community Service, one of the most prestigious awards in health care. Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center  is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), and the  National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) has awarded MAHHC with Level 3 status, the highest level of medical home designation.

About VeggieVanGo
VeggieVanGo  is a program of the Vermont Foodbank that provides fresh and healthy foods to people in need of food help at schools, healthcare facilities and housing sites.

Source: Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center

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