VP Supply makes $20K holiday gift to Foodlink

This holiday season, VP Supply Corp felt compelled to step away from a decades-old tradition in order to maximize its long-standing commitment to good will. Their annual turkey giveaway was always a hit with customers of the Rochester-based wholesale plumbing, HVAC, renewable energy, kitchen and bath supply company. This year, however, VP Supply wanted to […]

It’s butternut squash season! Here’s what you need to know

By Martha WasserbauerFoodlink dietetic intern from Cornell University  With the fall season in full swing, a variety of colorful squashes, gourds, and pumpkins can be found at most markets in the area. Winter squash and pumpkins are often used as decorations to celebrate autumn, but did you know that many varieties are edible and are a […]

Annual produce & protein distribution: By the numbers

Each year, Foodlink provides a free holiday produce and protein distribution to about 100 local emergency food providers. Our warehouse is filling up with mountains of hearty, fall produce and we’re ready to start delivering orders.  Here’s a breakdown of what we’ll be distributing throughout November and December to 110 pantries and soup kitchens in […]