Tag Archives: community

Growing Together: VCGN news, events, & jobs

Join the Community Teaching Garden! There is still time to register for the Community Teaching Garden Courses! This growing season we are running a beginner course for new (or relatively new) gardeners who are interested in learning how to tend to an individual garden bed as well as an advanced course for individuals with more gardening experience and an interest in […]

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Alive in the Forest: Vermont Family Forests Winter 2019 Newsletterorest: Vermont Family Forests Winter 2019 Newsletter

ALIVE IN THE FOREST — Winter 2019 newsletter IN THIS ISSUE: VFF wins the jackpot, commons and commoning,  2019 Conservation Congress, saving an exceptional view, light clay, and more! Because Exceptional Views Matter The view from Isham Hollow Road across Vermont Family Forests’ Anderson Fred Pierce Farm is breath-taking. People often stop here to photograph Mount Abraham in […]

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Rockin’ for a Reason on March 7th!

Rocking For A Reason On Thursday, March 7th, join A House on Fire and WOMEN UNITED® for a night of movin’ and groovin’ to support financial stability for women and their families in Chittenden, Franklin, and Grand Isle counties. Doors open at 6:00 PM. Reception until 7:00 PM Band & Raffle from 7:00 – 9:30 PM Food and drinks all […]

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Branch Out Burlington! announces 2019 events

We are a group of volunteers who help plant and care for the trees of Burlington. Our goal is to promote a vision of a city graced by a variety of beautiful and healthy trees, and a citizenry actively involved with the perpetual expansion and preservation of our urban forest. Branch Out Burlington! was formed […]

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Save the Date: COTS Walk – May 5, 2019

The annual COTS Walk is a 3.5-mile trek (a shorter 1-mile route is available) around downtown Burlington that starts from Battery Park and follows the path a person experiencing homelessness might travel to connect with COTS shelter and services. This is the one day of the year COTS opens our program spaces to the community […]

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Winter 2019 Newsletter from Vermont Ibutwa Initiative

Of particular interest are the “Action Steps to a Better World for the Women and Families Ibutwa Supports” – 3 things you can do! “If you would like to extend your support of Ibutwa and the clients we serve to a broader “big picture” level, here are three things you can do: Help us educate […]

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United Way Volunteer Connection Listings

 United Way of Northwest Vermont – Volunteer Connection Listings Week February 11, 2019 By Sue Alenick, United Way Volunteer Columnist LEND A HAND – VOLUNTEER! United Way of Northwest Vermont’s mobile-friendly Volunteer Connection connects you to hundreds of local volunteer needs. Search by age, date, county, interests or causes that are important to you. Stay connected […]

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February 2019 E-News: Updates from VNRC

February 2019 E-News Catch up below with VNRC’s latest news, and learn about opportunities to help us protect Vermont’s environment and communities. We hope to see you at Vermont Conservation Voters’ Environmental Common Agenda Reception at the State House this afternoon! HIGHLIGHTS Environmental Common Agenda Reception — TODAY at 3-5pm, VCV will release its 2019 Environmental Common Agenda of legislative priorities in the […]

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Carbon pricing, cell coverage, climate change and more…

Vermont Research News: Carbon, cell coverage, climate change and more… View on VT Digger View this email in your browser Carbon pricing report A recent report by Resources for the Future for the Vermont Legislature found that Vermont will not meet its greenhouse gas emissions goals if the state continues down its current path. Instead, the report examine a combination […]

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