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.
The Vermont Community Foundation and the High Meadows Fund are each welcoming a two-year fellow to their respective philanthropic teams. Brockton ... Foundation as the inaugural David Rahr Community...more
Justine Sheu didn’t have any plans of becoming an entrepreneur. The Detroit-based millennial spent her early career educating underserved youth in the area. But with the backing of a funding initiative specifically targeted to boost women and minority entrepreneurs in Southeast Michigan, Sheu cofounded two education-technology startups.