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.
After four years at the College, Rahr was asked by the founding directors of The Vermont Community Foundation to lead the formation of a state-wide charitable fund. The VCF began in December of 1986...more
Vermont Business Magazine Seven communities around Vermont were announced on Tuesday as the inaugural winners of Main Street Grants (link is external), a program the National Life Group Foundation...more
April 12 is the deadline to apply for funding from the Samara Fund at the Vermont Community Foundation for programs and organizations that serve lesbian, ... This year, the Samara Fund will accept...more
Montpelier – 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...more
The Vermont Community Foundation is accepting applications from Vermont artists and arts organizations to its Vermont Arts Endowment and Concert Artists funds. 1) Vermont Arts Endowment Fund. Grants...more
We're also talking to the Vermont Community Foundation about opportunities that might be available there.” Inquiries have also been made to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's rural development...more