Common Good Vermont



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

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Format: 2022-01-17
Vermont Nonprofit Legislative Day, Part 2 - 02/09/2011
Vermont's Nonprofit Sector and the Legislative Agenda. Panel moderated by Stuart Comstock-Gay, President, Vermont Community Foundation, Panel: Churchill Hindes, Visiting Nurses Association, Catherine Kalkstein, Vermont Women's Fund, Gretchen...
Cultural Competency Basics - 01/25/2011
Host Lauren-Glenn Davitian speaks Paij Wadley-Bailey, Racial Justice Activist, and Denise Dunbar, Educational Consultant for Just Transformations.
Income Tax Filing Season - 01/24/2011
Host Lauren-Glenn Davitian speaks with Peggy Riley of the Internal Revenue Service on last minute changes, delays in filing, e-file and Free File as well as the many ways that taxpayers can get free tax assistance this year. 
Vermont Community Foundation - How to Apply for Spring 2011 Grant Round - 01/12/2011
Lauren-Glenn Davitian speaks with Christopher Kaufman Ilstrup, Philanthropic Advisor, Vermont Community Foundation, on the Spring 2011 Grant Round and how non-profits might participate.    
Preview: VT Nonprofits and the 2011 Vermont Legislative Session - 12/17/2010
Lauren-Glenn Davitian speaks with Jessica Oski of Shems Dunkiel Raubvogel & Saunders about what the upcoming 2011 Vermont Legislative session means for Vermont nonprofits.
Stuart Comstock-Gay, Vermont Community Foundation - 12/14/2010
Lauren-Glenn Davitian speaks with Stuart Comstock-Gay, President and CEO of Vermont Community Foundation. Part of Common Good Vermont series.
Managing Board Chair and Executive Director Relationships - 10/05/2010
'Managing Board Chair and Executive Director Relationships', presented by Lizann Peyton, ADL Consulting.
Common Good Vermont Presents The Why and How of Giving and Raising Money - 09/24/2010
The greatest opportunity for fundraising is always from individuals, who can make their decisions in a personal and immediate way.  This workshop will explore the motivations of donors, the why of giving, in a time when increased systems and...
Vermont Non Profits and Tax Exempt Status - 09/22/2010
Host Lauren-Glenn Davitian speaks with Peggy Riley of the Internal Revenue Service on tax exempt issues related to the 1100 Vermont nonprofit organizations not refiling and other relative issues.
Grow Better Boards - 06/18/2010
A group of local board and staff leaders met in Brattleboro for Growing Better Boards with Anne Lezak of ADL Consulting.  The workshop wrapped up Common Good Vermont’s 2010 Road Show! Resources may be found here.
How to Attract and Keep Your Volunteers - 06/14/2010
Attract & Keep Your Volunteers: Vermont non-profits rely heavily on volunteers but most organizations can do a better job of managing them. Why is this? And what lessons to local nonprofit organizations have for attracting and engaging...
Roadshow 2010 - Montpelier: Strategic Communications - 05/27/2010
Part of the Common Good 2010 Roadshow. 
Road Show 2010 - Outcomes Measurement in Brandon - 05/14/2010
Vermont’s nonprofit sector generally relies on anecdotal evidence and general good will to argue for its many successes. There is increasing pressure from funders and the public to describe how we make our communities better places to live....
Profiling Nonprofits: Good News Garage - 03/26/2010
Richard Kemp's guest is today Carmen George, Marketing and Development Manger of Good News Garage
Profiling Nonprofits - Cathedral Square - 03/24/2010
Lauren-Glenn Davitian profile the Cathedral Square.  She speaks with Nancy Eldridge, Executive Director.  Part of the Common Good Vermont profiles of nonprofits.