The Vermont Community Foundation

The Vermont Community Foundation helps build and manage charitable funds created by individuals, families, groups, organizations, and institutions to improve the quality of life in Vermont. Grants from these funds are awarded at the suggestion of our fundholders and through competitive processes managed by the Foundation.

The Foundation helps Vermont-focused philanthropists and organizations...

Learn - gain knowledge about community needs and deepen their understanding of ways strategic philanthropy can make a difference

Lead - nurture innovative practices and invest in the most promising models for lasting change

Grow - increase Vermont's philanthropic capital by inspiring new giving and making it easy to give more effectively.

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Community Foundation Background


Recent News from Vermont Community Foundation

Community Foundation Update (08/05/17)
Foundation: Central Kansas Community Foundation, Kalamazoo Community Foundation, Cleveland Foundation, Columbus Foundation, Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham, Pittsburgh Foundation, Vermont Community Foundation

Alabama. The Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham has announced that it is accepting proposals through its second grant cycle of the...more

Outdoor Recreation Economic Collaborative: Grafton gets seat in governor's initiative
Foundation: Vermont Community Foundation

The conference was sponsored by the Windham Foundation, Vermont Community Foundation and High Meadows Fund. Similar events have...more

New owner sprucing up former parish school in Burlington
Foundation: Vermont Community Foundation

... were paid for with $2.3 million from the Community Loan Fund and a $500,000 charitable investment from the Vermont Community...more

Champlain Housing Trust buys St Joseph School
Foundation: Vermont Community Foundation

... financing from the Vermont Community Loan Fund ($2.3 million) and a charitable investment by the Vermont Community Foundation...more

Leach Public Library Holds Techy Kids Week camp
Foundation: Vermont Community Foundation

With the help of a grant made by the Vermont Community Foundation, two scholarships provided by Community National Bank, the generous use...more

Vermont College of Fine Arts Young Writers Network receives grant
Foundation: Vermont Community Foundation

Montpelier, Vt.–The Vermont College of Fine Arts (VCFA) Young Writers Network has received a $2,500 Small and Inspiring Grant from the...more

Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity receives grant to support new Americans
Foundation: Vermont Community Foundation

... Opportunity (CVOEO) has received an $18,000 grant from the Vermont Community Foundation's Innovations and Collaborations grant...more

CVOEO receives $18000 grant from Vermont Community Foundation
Foundation: Vermont Community Foundation

Vermont Business Magazine The Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity (CVOEO) has received an $18,000 grant from the...more

'Dream, Girl' Documentary to be Shown in Waitsfield
Foundation: Vermont Community Foundation

... East Warren Community Market, Broadleaf Landscape Architecture, Valley Works, Valley Glow Yoga and the Vermont Community...more

Geographic Focus

Addison County, VT

Community Vital Signs for Addison, VT

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Social Entrepreneurship

Passion for Developing Technology for Social Good Overcomes Legal Disputes

Passion for Developing Technology for Social Good Overcomes Legal Disputes
Jim Fruchterman founded the now 24-year-old social enterprise Benetech, a nonprofit tech company that focuses on developing technology for...

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