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Home ownership builds financial security and generational wealth. Philanthropy can do more to get Vermonters through the front door and on track to long-term financial security. And yes, Vermont's high home ownership rate is laudable, but it disguises racial disparities and the fact that there are still too many people missing out on an opportunity they want and deserve. 

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Up, Up, and Away: Three things donors can do to help Vermont cope with soaring inflation

It's visible at the gas pump and the grocery checkout. In December 2021, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) jumped 7 percent, the largest 12-month increase since 1982. Moreover, inflation tends to hurt people at the bottom of the income ladder more than those at the top.

Read the brief "Up, Up, and Away: Three things donors can do to help Vermont cope with soaring inflation" »