Common Good Vermont

Producer

Description

Common Good Vermont is a two-year pilot network that aims to support Vermont’s nonprofit organizations to “do more with less” and generate social benefit for the people of the state.

Programs in this Series

Format: 2019-08-23
Format: 2019-08-23
Vermont Gives - Statewide Giving Day - 06/07/2017
Vermont Gives is a 24-hour online fundraising event, like Giving Tuesday, designed to build community, raise awareness about Vermont’s nonprofit sector, and inspire giving throughout the state. Nearly 200 local nonprofit organizations are...
Finance Friday: Numbers Don't Lie: What Your Board Needs to Know - 05/19/2017
The secret to good accounting is to add twice. The secret to good financial management is to look at your numbers in more than one way – preferably several. In this hour-long webcast, Christine Moriarty offers ways for nonprofit leaders to...
11th Annual VT Nonprofit Luncheon: The Data Driven Nonprofit - 04/18/2017
Spring 2017 Nonprofit Luncheon: The Data Driven Nonprofit Dates: Tuesday April 18thTime: 11.30 - 2 p.m.Location: Doubletree Hotel, South Burlington VT Nonprofit organizations are vital to making meaningful change in the world and they have...
Nonprofit Legislative Day 2017 - Welcome and Briefing with Senate President Pro Tempore Tim Ashe - 03/23/2017
Tim Ashe provides an overview of the budget proceedings and political priorities in the state. Common Good Vermont's annual legislative day will introduce new legislative leaders, issue briefings and focus on the changing federal impact on local...
Nonprofit Legislative Day 2017 - Welcome and Briefing with Speaker of the House Mitzi Johnson - 03/23/2017
Speaker of the House, Mitzi Johnson welcomes attendees and shares her thoughts on the status of nonprofit initiatives int eh legislature. Common Good Vermont's annual legislative day will introduce new legislative leaders, issue briefings and...
Nonprofit Legislative Day 2017 - Legislative Case Study, VT Parent Child Centers - 03/23/2017
Amy Shollenberger, lobbyist with Action Circles and Danielle Lindley of Northwest Counseling and Support Services share their experiences working in the legislature to support VT parent child centers. Common Good Vermont's annual legislative day...
Nonprofit Legislative Day 2017 - Bill Status & Budget Briefing - 03/23/2017
Jessica Oski, lobbyist with Necrason Group and Stephanie Yu with the Montpelier based think tank, Public Assets Institute give overviews on legislative priorities this session as well as a walk through of funding and budget processes. Common Good...
Nonprofit Legislative Day 2017 - Social and Environmental Impact Bonds - 03/23/2017
Liz Ruffa, special projects with Common Good VT, presents a briefing on the impact, effect and process of using social impact bonds to fund the work of nonprofits. Common Good Vermont's annual legislative day will introduce new legislative...
Nonprofit Legislative Day 2017 - Governor Phil Scott - 03/23/2017
VT Governor Phil Scott welcomes attendees and gives his perspective on the partnership between nonprofits and state government. Common Good Vermont's annual legislative day will introduce new legislative leaders, issue briefings and focus on the...
Nonprofit Legislative Day 2017 - Impact of Federal Budget Actions on Vermont - 03/23/2017
Panelists discuss the impact of President Trump's proposed budget on VT, if it passes, and specifically how the nonprofit sector will be affected and needs to respond. Panelists include, John Killacky, Flynn Center for the Performing Arts; Martha...
Nonprofit Legislative Day 2017 - Case Study - Parent Child Centers - 03/23/2017
Amy Shollenberger, lobbyist with Action Circles and Danielle Lindley of Northwest counseling and Support Services give an overview of their legislative advocacy on behalf of Vermont's parent child centers. Common Good Vermont's annual...
Vermont Cultural Leaders Respond to Proposed Federal Budget Cuts - 03/20/2017
Vermont cultural leaders speak about the impact of proposed federal budget cuts on Monday March 20th at 1 p.m. The press event was held live at Channel 17 Studios in Burlington's Old North End. Representing the larger community of arts and...
Worklife Balance: Integrate Renewal into Your Busy Day - 03/16/2017
Susan believes that “balance” is a misnomer for what most of us are seeking in life: instead, she’s a fan of what some have called work-life integration.  The idea is to craft ways of integrating your major activities so...
Finance Friday: Keep Your Books in the Cloud: What to Know/ How to Start - 03/10/2017
Tech forward organizations are moving their bookkeeping into the cloud. What does that require/ How does it fit into your strategic plans? How do you make the move and remain audit ready? Wendelyn Duquette of QuickStart outlines the approach, pros...
Data on a Deadline: Accessing Quick U.S. Census Reports and Interactive Maps - 03/09/2017
Learn how to use a variety of data access tools available online at census.gov that can quickly provide a snapshot of your community. Alexandra Barker, Data Dissemination Specialist with the U.S. Census Bureau, shows us how to use easy to generate...

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