Posted in February 2014

Green Mountain United Way – March 2014 Newsletter

Green Mountain United Way – March 2014 Newsletter


            COMMUNITY CONNECTION Green Mountain United Way Serving Caledonia, Essex, Orange, Orleans & Washington Counties of Vermont From the Executive Director Nancy Zorn Catherine Hamilton, Chair of our 2013-2014 campaign, along with the Funding Resources Committee, is working diligently to reach the $600,000 campaign goal. We are over 73% of the way with … Continue reading

VERMONT NONPROFIT NEWS

VERMONT NONPROFIT NEWS


    Find Our Newsletters Online Past Issues of Vermont Nonprofit News & Legislative Digest Accessible   Common Good Vermont is excited to unveil an online archive of all our newsletters.  Our goal is to connect Vermont nonprofits with resources and information.  We’ve listened to you, our readers, and have made the past issues of … Continue reading

Winooski Footbridge Towers Stand Tall

Winooski Footbridge Towers Stand Tall


There was a lot of excitement on February 19th as skilled ECI workers and GMC bridge crew erected and carefully aligned the 40-foot-tall steel towers into place on the banks of the Winooski River in Bolton. Matt Wels, GMC bridge project manager, and his crew Kurt Melin, Sam Parisi and Pat O’Brien have worked hard to prepare … Continue reading

Linking Employee Fitness to Better Business

Linking Employee Fitness to Better Business


                STATEWIDE, Vt. — Employers throughout Vermont are invited to attend the Vermont Worksite Wellness Conference on March 27, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., at the Sheraton Hotel & Conference Center in Burlington. Vermont business leaders, human resources professionals, and wellness specialists will share ideas for promoting health … Continue reading

America Saves Week

America Saves Week


      Feb. 24th to the 28th has been designated as America Saves Week. It’s the perfect time for all of us to put into place and practice some extra method of saving a few dollars. Think of tomorrow when you might need that nest egg for emergency car repairs, medical bills, retirement, or … Continue reading

New Vermont Laws

New Vermont Laws


New Vermont Laws    It is now illegal to use handheld portable electronic devices when driving in posted work zones.  The fine is between $100 and $200 for a first offense and $250 to $500 for a second or subsequent violation within a two-year period (the same fine amounts that went into effect for texting … Continue reading