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Mieka Carey is the writer and editorial content manager at the Vermont Foodbank, where she has worked in marketing, communications, and philanthropy since 2017. Mieka specializes in storytelling and messaging that center equity, dignity, and accessibility.
By: Mieka Carey
September 14th, 2021
For some people, a daily meal is a simple choice of what to eat—what kind of sauce to make for the pasta, where to get take-out for dinner, etc. But for thousands of people facing hunger in Vermont, a daily meal isn’t a choice between different recipes or restaurants. It’s often a choice between buying food and other critical needs like medicine, bills, or childcare.