News & Events

April 19, 2019
The Vermont Women’s Fund Announces $103,000 in Competitive Grants
The Vermont Women’s Fund awarded $103,000 through its competitive grant program to 15 nonprofit organizations that work to improve the economic security of women and girls in Vermont.

April 12, 2019
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. Priority interests are the arts, education, historic preservation, and social services, reflecting the pattern of giving established by Mr. Cerf during his lifetime. This year, fund advisors will award multiple grants up to $5,000 and one grant up to $25,000. Roughly two-thirds of the grants are r...

April 10, 2019
Deerfield River Enhancement Fund Announces $14,000 in Grants Available for Environmental Preservation of the Watershed
The Vermont Community Foundation and the Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts announce the 2019 grant cycle for the Deerfield River Enhancement Fund, which was established in 1999 for the environmental preservation of the Deerfield River Watershed. Letters of intent are due Friday, May 31, 2019 and approximately $14,000 in grants will be awarded in 2019.

April 02, 2019
Nominations are Open for 2019 Con Hogan Community Leadership Award, Winner to Receive $15,000 Cash Prize
Nominations are now being accepted for the $15,000 Con Hogan Award for Creative, Entrepreneurial Community Leadership. Initiated in 2015, the annual award is a tribute to Con Hogan’s life’s work and commitment to public service. The goal of the award is to encourage and reward leaders who share Con’s vision of a better Vermont—one that places the highest value on the public good—who seize the resp...

March 28, 2019
High Meadows Fund Awards Grants to Improve Forest Ecosystem Health and Integrity
In collaboration with the Vermont Community Foundation, the High Meadows Fund is putting $218,000 into action over the next two years to launch a new initiative supporting statewide and local efforts to improve forest health and integrity in Vermont.