Vermont Women’s Fund

The Vermont Women’s Fund Announces $124,000 in Grants

News Release — The Vermont Women’s Fund April 14, 2017 Contact: Meg Smith The Vermont Women’s Fund [email protected] 802-388-3355 ext. 301 Suggested Tweet The @VTWomensFund announces $124k in grants to support young women & girls across #VT – http://ow.ly/n4GD30aRG0s The Vermont Women’s Fund, a component fund of the Vermont Community Foundation, awarded $124,000 through its […]

Madeleine Kunin to Speak at Northern Stage for Vermont Women’s Fund Benefit

News Release — Vermont Women’s Fund October 18, 2016 Contact: Meg Smith Director The Vermont Women’s Fund [email protected] 802-388-3355 ext. 301 MIDDLEBURY, VT – Former governor Madeleine Kunin will be the keynote speaker at the Vermont Women’s Fund’s first benefit in the Upper Valley. The event will take place Tuesday, October 25th from 5:30-7:30 p.m. […]

The Vermont Women’s Fund Announces $121,000 in Grants

News Release — The Vermont Women’s Fund April 26, 2016 Contact: Meg Smith The Vermont Women’s Fund [email protected] 802-388-3355 ext. 301 Suggested Tweet The @VTWomensFund announces $121k in grants to support young women & girls across #VT – http://ow.ly/4n7x6k The Vermont Women’s Fund, a component fund of the Vermont Community Foundation, awarded $121,000 through its […]

NPR pioneer on ‘Inspiring Women’

NPR journalist Susan Stamberg will be the featured speaker Thursday at the Vermont Women’s Fund annual event.

Funding available for organizations and programs that support Vermont women and girls

Funding is now available for new or existing projects, programs, and organizations that serve women and girls ages 15-25 through the Vermont Women’s Fund at the Vermont Community Foundation.

Maureen Dowd to speak at Vermont Women’s Fund 20th anniversary benefit

Maureen Dowd, Pulitzer Prize winning New York Times columnist will speak at the Vermont Women’s Fund’s 20th Anniversary Celebration on Monday, November 10th at the UVM Davis Center in Burlington.

Vermont gathering focuses on Working Families

Last night Vermont’s lead-up event, the Vermont Summit on Working Families, took place in Burlington. The event was hosted by organizations that support working families and included Family Values at Work, the Vermont Commission on Women, Hunger Free Vermont, Main Street Alliance, Main Street Landing, Vermont Legal Aid, the Vermont Paid Sick Days Coalition, Vermont Works for Women, the Vermont Women’s Fund, the Vermont Workers’ Center, and Voices for Vermont’s Children.

The Vermont Women’s Fund announces more than $105,000 in grants

The Vermont Women’s Fund, a component fund of the Vermont Community Foundation, awarded $105,098 through its competitive grant round this spring to 13 organizations working to improve the lives of young women and girls in Vermont.

Funding available for organizations and programs that support women and girls in Vermont

Funding is available for new and existing projects, programs, and organizations that serve women and girls ages 15-25 through the Vermont Women’s Fund, a component fund of the Vermont Community Foundation.

The Vermont Women’s Fund hires new director

The Vermont Women’s Fund, a component fund at the Vermont Community Foundation, is excited to announce that Meg Smith has been hired as their new director.

Finding the first rung

Three nonprofits help women gain financial independence “Faith” was afraid to open her mail. She used her debit card without knowing how much money she had in the bank. The consequence? Faith racked up a large number of overdraft fees and went deeper into debt. A 35-year-old Burlington woman, who described herself as a “hard-core, […]