News & Events

February 12, 2019
Walter Cerf Community Fund Announces $251,060 in Grants
The Walter Cerf Community Fund (WCCF), a component fund of the Vermont Community Foundation, announces $251,060 in grants to 35 organizations to support work through summer 2019. The grants from the 2018 application round, some of which will be awarded over three years, support a range of organizations and projects focused on the arts, education, historic preservation, social services, and the nee...

January 23, 2019
Funding Available to Support Vermont’s LGBTQ Communities
Funding is now available for new or existing projects, programs, and organizations that serve lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) communities in Vermont through the Samara Fund at the Vermont Community Foundation. The Samara Fund's mission is to help create vibrant Vermont LGBTQ communities and ensure that LGBTQ Vermonters are connected, healthy, appreciated, safe, and empowered...

January 17, 2019
Breakfast of Champions: Talking with men about gender in the post-#MeToo workplace
The Vermont Women’s Fund and Change The Story VT will co-host a special breakfast on Tuesday, February 5, from 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. at the University of Vermont’s Davis Center featuring guest speaker Ted Bunch.

December 18, 2018
Deadline Extended for Funding Available for South Lake Champlain Projects
Grants are now available to support projects through the South Lake Champlain Fund of the Vermont Community Foundation. The South Lake Champlain Fund supports projects focused on education and research concerning the cultural and ecological history and heritage of Southern Lake Champlain. The application deadline has been extended to 5:00 p.m. Thursday, January 10, 2019.

December 17, 2018
President Dan Smith is interviewed on Vermont Edition about end of year giving and the opportunity gap in Vermont.