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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Recent News from Vermont Community Foundation

Big score before going back out to bid
Foundation: Vermont Community Foundation

"About an before our meeting tonight, we found out the Vermont Community Foundation Withington Fund has come through with $75,000,"...more

The Vermont Women's Fund announces $103000 in competitive grants
Foundation: Vermont Community Foundation

Established in 1994 as a component fund of the Vermont Community Foundation, the mission of the Vermont Women's Fund is to help...more

Stowe Rotary hears from Vermont foundation
Foundation: Vermont Community Foundation

Dan Smith and Stacy Fagan of the Vermont Community Foundation spoke at a Stowe Rotary Club dinner meeting about their work. The foundation is...more

CHT closes on financing for Old North End Community Center
Foundation: Vermont Community Foundation

“The City of Burlington is fully committed to the Center, as demonstrated by both its lease and Community Development Block Grant...more

Let's Grow Kids investing $1.7 million to create 1300 high-quality child care spaces
Foundation: Vermont Community Foundation

“The Vermont Community Foundation is proud to support the Make Way for Kids program. This program is making a real impact on an issue at...more

Eight Main Street Grants worth over $85K awarded to Vermont communities
Foundation: Vermont Community Foundation

Eight Main Street Grants worth over $85K awarded to Vermont communities ... in an arts center to a mural designed to enhance a downtown streetscape. In all, $85,300 in grants will be awarded to...more

High Meadows Fund Awards Grants to Improve Forest Ecosystem Health and Integrity
Foundation: Vermont Community Foundation

In collaboration with the Vermont Community Foundation, the High Meadows Fund is putting $218,000 into action over the next two years to launch...more

Community Foundation Update (03/23/19)
Foundation: Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta, San Antonio Area Foundation, Cambridge Community Foundation, Columbus Foundation, Erie Community Foundation, Vermont Community Foundation

Georgia. The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta has announced the additions of Bert Clark, Doug Hooker, and Howard Palefsky to its board...more

Stowe Land Trust receives grant for forest purchase
Foundation: Vermont Community Foundation

Stowe Land Trust has received a $5 million anonymous gift made through the Vermont Community Foundation toward the purchase of the...more

Windham County organizations receive grants
Foundation: Vermont Community Foundation

Connecting Community grants from the Vermont Community Foundation for local projects. One of the competitive grant programs at the...more

Geographic Focus

Addison County, VT

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The Social Investment Tax Relief

The Social Investment Tax Relief

The proposed Social Investment Tax Relief (SITR) has UK civil society and social organizations stirred up this season. The supposed tax relief on investment in social impact bonds will support the UK social economy.

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