Posted in December 2014

Financial Literacy Task Force Releases Action Plan To Get Vermonters Out Of Financial Funk

Financial Literacy Task Force Releases Action Plan To Get Vermonters Out Of Financial Funk


Sun, 12/21/2014 – 5:01am Vermont’s Financial Literacy Task Force has released a report, “Vermont’s Financial Literacy Action Plan,” with recommendations aimed at strengthening Vermonters’ financial futures. The group has developed 13 actionable solutions that will lead to an increase in the financial wellbeing of citizens across the state. “When it comes to ‘money smarts,’ far … Continue reading

Vermont 2-1-1 Monthly Update

Vermont 2-1-1 Monthly Update


Vermont 2-1-1  Monthly Call Volume Report A Message from the Director, MaryEllen Mendl November’s call volume of 4,359 is indicative of the changing season. Falling temperatures during the month of November each year begin the winter’s spike in calls for Emergency Housing, Food Resources and Utility Assistance! This is an annual trend that we, here at 2-1-1, … Continue reading

1 in 4 Americans Volunteer

1 in 4 Americans Volunteer


  A new study, “Volunteering and Civic Life in America 2014,” found that the overall rate of volunteering in the U.S. remains strong, and that volunteers are almost twice as likely to donate to charity as non-volunteers. Explore other key findings, state and city rankings or demographic profiles to learn more about volunteering nationwide and … Continue reading

VERMONT NONPROFIT NEWS 12/17/14

VERMONT NONPROFIT NEWS 12/17/14


  VERMONT NONPROFIT NEWS 12/17/14 JOBS | NEWS | UPCOMING EVENTS | BLOG Hot off the Presses- Common Good Vermont Releases Nonprofit Wage & Benefits How Do You Set Wages & Salaries for Your Employees? Common Good Vermont is pleased to release the Vermont Edition of the 2014 Report on Nonprofit Wages & Benefits in Northern New England. Produced … Continue reading

Project RoadSafe Newsletter (12/15/14)

Project RoadSafe Newsletter (12/15/14)


The Associated General Contractors of Vermont PO Box 750, 1 Graves Street Montpelier, VT 05601 Tel: (802) 223-2374 FAX: (802) 223-1809 E-mail: info@agcvt.org    December 15, 2014   The member-firms and their employees of The Associated General Contractors of Vermont, and the Vermont Independent Electric Contractors Association, wish each and every reader the warmest of … Continue reading

Looking To Volunteer?

Looking To Volunteer?


Hello Everyone and we hope you all have a wonderful week. It’s again time for Green Mountain United Way to remind you of volunteer opportunities that you and your fellow employees may want to take advantage of.  This month we feature the following: St. Johnsbury:  NEK Youth Services is looking for volunteer youth mentors in their … Continue reading

Happy  Holidays and Happy New Year

Happy Holidays and Happy New Year


Vermont Federation of Families 2015 Trainings We have several trainings scheduled for 2015!  Check out our Training Description for upcoming free trainings! Upcoming How To Thrive and Survive in the Children’s Mental Health Maze trainings: March 17, 2015 LCMH 72 Harrel Street Morrisville, VT       April 7, 2015 NKHS 2225 Portland Street St. Johnsbury, … Continue reading