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May 24, 2017
McClure Foundation Awards Over $380,000 to Support Postsecondary Access and Attainment for Vermonters
The J. Warren & Lois McClure Foundation, a supporting organization of the Vermont Community Foundation, has announced $381,395 in grants for the 2017-18 school year to programs promoting career and college education for Vermonters with a focus on low-income students, first-generation college students, adult learners, and veterans. The McClure Foundation is guided by a vision of a vibrant Vermont e...

May 05, 2017
Dream, Girl Documentary to Be Shown in White River Junction
The Vermont Women’s Fund and the Vermont Community Foundation will co-host a screening of a documentary about women entrepreneurs, Dream, Girl, on Tuesday, May 23 at Briggs Opera House, White River Junction.

April 14, 2017
The Vermont Women’s Fund Announces $124,000 in Grants
The Vermont Women’s Fund, a component fund of the Vermont Community Foundation, awarded $124,000 through its competitive grant round this spring to 14 organizations working to improve the lives of young women and girls in Vermont. The grants support programs across the state that provide young women and girls ages 12-25 with opportunities to gain financial literacy, job-training skills, mentorship...

April 11, 2017
Addison County, Brandon, and Statewide Funding Available Through the Walter Cerf Community Fund
Funding is now available through the Walter Cerf Community Fund at the Vermont Community Foundation. Mr. Cerf, a native of Germany who made Addison County his home in his later years, gave more than $10 million to organizations and projects in Vermont before passing away in 2001. He focused much of his giving in Addison County and Brandon.

March 31, 2017
Nominations Sought for 2017 Con Hogan Community Leadership Award
Nominations are being accepted for the 2017 Con Hogan Award for Creative, Entrepreneurial Community Leadership. Now in its third year, the annual award is a tribute to Con Hogan’s life’s work and commitment. It intends to encourage and reward leaders who share his vision of a better Vermont—one that places the highest value on the public good—and who seize the responsibility for making that vision...

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