Category Archives: Announcements

Invite to VT Movement Builder Spokescouncil: The Vermont Climate Union

Calling all Vermont movement builders! The time has arrived for the inaugural gathering of a new statewide Climate Justice spokescouncil, The Vermont Climate Union.  You are warmly invited to join us for this long-anticipated event. If you would like to come, please fill out this doodle scheduling poll and come continue to build this movement […]

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Funding Available for Community Projects via AARP; Deadline: Oct. 6

AARP is pleased to announce our 2017 Community Action Sponsorship Program for Burlington, mini-grants of $500-$2,000 awarded to community projects focused on transportation, housing, accessibility, and community activities that foster multi-cultural and intergenerational connections in the Burlington area. As a way to encourage and support grassroots action to make Burlington a more livable city we aim […]

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CSWD launches grant program to fund innovations in recycling

This could be a great opportunity for an entrepreneurial Champlain student/team! FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Williston, VT —   The Chittenden Solid Waste District (CSWD) is launching a new grant program to help create or improve markets for hard-to-recycle products and packaging from Chittenden County. The Recycling Market Development Grant Program will invest up to a total of $30,000 into projects […]

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Fall Transportation Update

Your fall transportation update is as follows: Parking Permits will be available to order on August 2nd at champlain.thepermitstore.com. The free Zone 1 permit (for Lakeside and Metered Lots) and Disabled permits are now valid for a full year! No need to re-order for Spring. All other permits will remain “per semester” at this time. We have added a NEW […]

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Electric Vehicle Incentives & Charging Station now in MIC and soon to be Lakeside

Do you own an all-electric vehicle (EV)? If not, you should go out and buy one right now to access amazing deals. Green Mountain Power along with Freedom Nissan, are offering its customers (not Burlington) $10,000 off MSRP for the all electric Nissan Leaf. Coupled with $7,500 federal rebate, you can save almost 60% ($17,500) off the $30,000 Leaf MSRP. A brand new […]

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Middlebury’s 6th Annual June Forum on Creativity, Innovation & Social Entrepreneurship

To register for the June Forum, please visit the Middlebury College Box Office. Regular: $500 Locally-sourced food and rustic lodging included.  Vermont Special (no housing): $275 Why attend the June Forum? Because you want to make a difference through education and social innovation. This year’s June Forum, “From Local to Global: Exploring the Changemaking Continuum,” will bring together […]

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