Posted in May 2013


The 21st Annual National Association of Letter Carriers Food Drive For Local Food Shelves on May 11, 2013 was a huge success!   In the Green Mountain United Way service area of Caledonia, Essex, Orange, Orleans and Washington counties, an amazing 23,000 pounds of food were collected and distributed to 19 food shelves in those counties, … Continue reading

8 MOUNTAINEER’S TEEN GAME!

8 MOUNTAINEER’S TEEN GAME!


8th Annual MOUNTAINEER’S TEEN GAME Sponsored by Central VT New Directions Coalition     Sunday, June 9th-! We are looking for volunteers and friends to help at the game. Volunteers will need to be there by 5:30 pm* –Game begins at 6:30 Things that board members/friends will be able to do…   Information Table- and give away 250 small stress … Continue reading

Vermont Works for Women’s Transitional Jobs Program

Vermont Works for Women’s Transitional Jobs Program


  The next session of Vermont Works for Women’s Transitional Jobs Program is slated to begin on June 4th, and I am currently taking referrals.  TJ is for women who are currently receiving state assistance, women returning to their communities following incarceration, or women with disabilities who are looking for a supportive, structured program to act as a bridge to long-term employment. … Continue reading

Walk And Roll To School A Huge Success

Walk And Roll To School A Huge Success


 Students came out in droves to celebrate Vermont Intergenerational Walk and Roll to School Day on the beautiful morning of May 1st! Over 40 schools participated by walking and rolling from home, from a meet-up spot, and/or at school. Thank you for being a part of our celebration of clean air, active lifestyles, and community.   … Continue reading

Green Mountain United Way’s Volunteer Network

Green Mountain United Way’s Volunteer Network


A quick reminder to all of you in the non-profit world in Caledonia, Essex, Orange, Orleans and Washington counties about Green Mountain United Way’s Volunteer Network found on our website at www.gmunitedway.org. At any time that you need volunteers, this is a good place to post your needs.  Just click on the Volunteer Network tab on … Continue reading

Join us For Walk and Roll!

Join us For Walk and Roll!


  Join Montpelier‘s presidential challenge to walk or roll 802 hours in the month of May 2013. For more information Contact: Bill Merrylees (802) 223-3456 bmerrylees@u32.org Montpelier Events   May 8: Walk & Bike at Lunch Day, Montpelier City Hall 11:30 to 1:30. Refreshments and giveaways provided. May 11: Group Bike Ride Montpelier Recreation Fields … Continue reading

TAKE THE COMMUTER CHALLENGE!

TAKE THE COMMUTER CHALLENGE!


  Way To Go week is a chance for you or your organization to go toe to toe against carbon pollution and win. Bike, walk, carpool or ride the bus to victory! Win prizes, have fun–and help us reach our goal of reducing 500,000 lbs or carbon pollution in Vermont. NEW! CHALLENGE ANOTHER BUSINESS! This … Continue reading