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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Twitter - @VermontCF

Community Foundation Background


Recent News from Vermont Community Foundation

School Leadership Teams: Creating a more productive, inclusive learning space
Foundation: Vermont Community Foundation

... Order of the Elks, Brattleboro chapter, and the River Valley Credit Union, as well as the McClure Foundation and Vermont Community...more

Brattleboro Retreat: Opioid epidemic prompts free childcare
Foundation: Vermont Community Foundation

... Family Charitable Trust; Vermont Community Foundation; Thomas Thompson Trust; and the Vermont Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse...more

Vermont Story Lab Summit: Crafting Stories for Impact
Foundation: Vermont Community Foundation

The Summit is generously funded by the Vermont Community Foundation, which recently awarded additional funding to Vermont Story Lab in...more

Vermont Community Foundation announces funding available for Brattleboro-area projects
Foundation: Vermont Community Foundation

Funding is now available for Brattleboro-area projects and organizations through the Crosby-Gannett Fund and the Dunham-Mason Fund at...more

Funding available for Brattleboro-area projects
Foundation: Vermont Community Foundation

The two funds were established at the Community Foundation in 2009. ... Crosby-Gannett Fund grants range from $250 to $1,000;...more

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

Geographic Focus

Addison County, VT

Community Vital Signs for Addison, VT

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Social Entrepreneurship

Social Enterprise Launches Second Store to Give Youth Career Chance at Retail

Social Enterprise Launches Second Store to Give Youth Career Chance at Retail
Turly Humphreys, founder of Circle Sports, has just launched her second store in Dalston.

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