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: 2019-08-19
Format: 2019-08-19
ReSOURCE - 08/16/2016
Host Barrie Silver discusses ReSOURCE with Jessica Gandini, Grants Administrator, and Savannah Simonds, Marketing Coordinator. They also talk about how ReSOURCE is Celebrating 25 years of Less Waste & More Opportunity! For more info visit...
Community Sailing Center - 08/04/2016
Host Barrie Silver talks with Jen Guimaraes, Associate Director of the Community Sailing Center in Burlington. For more info visit: http://communitysailingcenter.org/ Learn more about their Love Your Lake campaign: http://www.loveyourlakevt.org/
Technology for Tomorrow - 07/13/2016
Host Barrie Silver speaks with Carly Stine and Mike Maslack of Technology for Tomorrow to discuss their organization and mission, ways to get involved, and upcoming workshop dates. For more info: Tech for Tomorrow Website  or contact Carly...
Vermont Nonprofits & FLSA Overtime Rules with Kerin Stackpole - 07/08/2016
Many Vermont nonprofit staffers will be affected by the new FLSA Overtime Rules, which go into effect on December 1. The updated wage threshold for exempt positions will require many Vermont nonprofit organizations to pay overtime or to expand...
Beyond Annual Campaigns - 05/26/2016
T Tall, experienced nonprofit fundraiser Campaigner, talks about the importance of expanding your sustainability efforts beyond the annual campaign to include endowment and capital initiatives. 
Managing Multiple Revenue Streams with QuickBooks - 05/13/2016
Wendelyn Duquette, president of QuickStart, and experienced nonprofit financial resource discusses the challenges nonprofits face and how to improve financial practices. This program also previews the upcoming Finance Friday webcast series...
Getting Ready for Vermont Gives - 05/10/2016
Morgan Webster of Common Good Vermont and Casey Keller of GibGab explain how to participate in "Vermont Gives," a statewide giving day on June 7, 2016 that's designed to support local nonprofits, raise awareness about how they impact...
Mitigate Financial Risk with Wendelyn Duquette - 03/18/2016
Boards and Executive Directors are tasked with overseeing transparent and accountable financial systems, but how effective are you at delegating these responsibilities? In this workshop, Wendelyn Duquette, QuickStart, shares best practices and an...
Make Data Work For You - 03/15/2016
Michael Moser for the Vermont State Data Center speaks to the issue of data. For more info visit: http://blog.commongoodvt.org/2016/02/get-more-effective-with-common-good-vermont-spring-2016-line-up/
What's Going On with Nonprofit Workplaces - 03/14/2016
Owen Milne of Red Thread helps nonprofits to make the most of their facilities. He briefs us on "What's Going on with Nonprofit Workplaces" and provides examples of innovative Vermont solutions. For more info visit: http://blog....
Vermont Nonprofit Legislative Day 2016 - Economic Impact, Storytelling & Legislative Briefings - 03/11/2016
-  Welcome: House Speaker Shap Smith -  Common Good Vermont Vermont Nonprofit Economic Impact Report -  Telling the Story of the Social Sector with Kevin Gallagher -  Legislative Briefings with: Chief of Staff Darren...
Vermont Nonprofit Legislative Day 2016 - Dedication & Data - Statewide Indicators, Vermont Scorecard and Vermont Insights - 03/11/2016
 – Mid-Day Dedication: Patricia Fontaine​  – Statewide Indicators & Vermont Score Cards Sue Zeller, Chief Performance Officer / Agency of Administration Dru Roessle, Performance Improvement Officer, Vermont Agency of Human...
Financial Basics for Nonprofits with Wendelyn Duquette of QuickStart - 02/17/2016
Wendelyn Duquette, president of QuickStart, and experienced nonprofit financial resource discusses the challenges nonprofits face and how to improve financial practices. This program also previews the upcoming Finance Friday webcast series...
The Internet of Things with Steve Shepard - 02/05/2016
Steve Shepard, Vermont tech translator, will give an inspiring presentation on "The Internet of Things." The Internet of Things, also known as the ‘Internet of Everything’ or ‘Machine-to-Machine Communications,...
Legislative Preview - Senator Tim Ashe - 12/10/2015
Host Lauren-Glenn Davitian speaks with Chittenden County State Senator Tim Ashe (D/P), on the upcoming 2016 Legislative Session. For more info go to: commongoodvt.org & to find out more about the upcoming Legislative Session visit: legislature....

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