News Release — Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility May 3, 2016 Contact: Daniel Barlow, Public Policy Manager Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility 802-355-7461 (cell), [email protected] New law gives Vermonters with criminal histories a “second chance” at getting a good job. Montpelier, VT (May 3, 2016) – A new employment bill signed into law by Gov. […]
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News Release — VBSR April 18, 2016 Media Contact: Russ Elek (802) 862-8347 [email protected] Registration Open, President of Zevin Asset Management to Keynote Vermont’s Largest Gathering of Forward-thinking Business Professionals Burlington, VT – Registration is now open for Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility’s (VBSR) 26th Annual Spring Conference: People. Planet. Profit. VBSR’s largest event of […]
The nonprofit organization used its annual meeting Tuesday in Brattleboro to celebrate past accomplishments and cast an eye toward the future.
News Release — VBSR May 27, 2015 VBSR Contact: Russ Elek Communication and Membership Manager (802) 862-8347 [email protected] SunCommon Contact: Emily McManamy Storyteller and Media Maven (802) 825-1625 [email protected] SunCommon Founder and Co-president to be recognized for outstanding dedication to socially responsible business practices BURLINGTON, Vt. — Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility (VBSR) is pleased […]
News Release — VBSR May 21, 2014 Media Contact: Russ Elek (440) 812-7082 [email protected] -Applications being accepted for organization’s 5th executive director- Burlington, VT – The search is on! Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility (VBSR) is seeking a new Executive Director. The organization is seeking a dynamic, self-motivated, inspired and experienced manager to fill the […]
Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility (VBSR) announces the call for nominations for the 2015 Terry Ehrich Award for Excellence in Socially Responsible Business.
Statement by the Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility Board of Directors.
Food companies from across the United States are joining the legal battle in defense of a new Vermont law requiring that genetically engineered products be labeled on store shelves.
The Vermont Retail & Grocers Association (VRGA), in partnership with Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility (VBSR) and the Vermont Small Business Administration (VT SBA) held a press conference today at Outdoor Gear Exchange in Burlington to kick off a “Shop Vermont This Holiday Season!” statewide awareness campaign. VRGA President Jim Harrison, VBSR Executive Director Andrea Cohen, and VT SBA District Director Darcy Carter worked with Representative Peter Welch’s office to organize and present the event.
Local First Vermont and Red Barn Fundraising create regional alternatives for Vermont school fundraisers
Kicking off this school year, Local First Vermont and Red Barn Fundraising have once-again joined efforts to help promote and support locally owned, independent Vermont businesses by allowing schools to use the new Buy Local Book as a fundraiser.
Mark Curran and Steve Birge started out as ski bums trucking produce from Boston to the Ludlow area in 1978. Today the progressive company they founded, Black River Produce, has become an essential link in the Vermont localvore ethos, tying farmers and producers to 3,000 outlets around the state and beyond.
Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility (VBSR) has chosen Mark Curran, Founder and Co-Owner of Black River Produce, as the 2014 recipient of the Terry Ehrich Award for Excellence in Socially Responsible Business.
Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility (VBSR) is excited to announce that Green Mountain College (GMC) will host VBSR’s next Networking Get-Together on July 23, from 5:30 – 7:30 PM.
Online calculator lets users choose which revenue sources should fund the $2 billion needed to pay for publicly financed health insurance. State says it’s a bit simplistic.