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: 2019-08-21
Format: 2019-08-21
Opportunities and Challenges in Capitalization & Growth with Janice St. Onge - 01/22/2015
Common Good Vermont interviews Janice St. Onge is the Deputy Director, Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund, Inc. and President of the VSJF Flexible Capital Fund, L3C. Janice discusses the importance of capital for Vermont's innovative businesses, how...
Vermont Insights - 01/20/2015
Common Good Vermont Coordinator Shelagh Cooley, interviews Kathleen Paterson, Co-director and Dave LaPointe, Co-director and Senior Architect and Michael Moser, Vermont State Data Center on the Vermont Insights program. Vermont Insights is an easy...
Campaign For Vermont - 12/12/2014
Campaign for Vermont Founder, Bruce Lisman and Executive Director Cyrus Patten, share insights into Campaign for Vermont's work.  More Information: http://www.campaignforvermont.org/home/
Helping Organizations Get Unstuck - 11/18/2014
Rich Nadworthy of Empatico helps organizations improve through human design centered principles. We'll learn more about his business and how he supports nonprofit organizations to be more effective.
Lessons Learned from a Vermont Social Enterprise - 11/13/2014
Common Good VT's Social Enterprise Series presents Curtis Ostler, Development Director at ReSource, a Nonprofit Community Enterprise, on the organization's mission, social enterprise and lessons learned.  www.resourcevt.org
First Four Steps to Starting a Social Enterprise - 10/30/2014
Shelagh Cooley speaks with Gwen Pokalo, Director, Women's Small Business Program of Mercy Connections. More information: www.wsbp.org
Vermont Environmental Scorecard - 10/29/2014
Shelagh Cooley speaks with Lauren Hierl, Political Director with Vermont Conservation Voters.  http://vermontconservationvoters.org/scorecards/
Social Enterprise Opportunities for Mission-Driven Organizations - 10/16/2014
Cairn Cross of Fresh Tracks Capital will discuss the next generation of entrepreneurs in the social good movement and what nonprofits can learn from them. Call in with questions at 802.862.1645 The live webcast is the next installment in Common Good...
Social Enterprise: Effective Strategy for Sustainable Nonprofits? - 09/26/2014
Social enterprise is emerging as the “missing middle” between the traditional worlds of government, nonprofits and business that define themselves as "mission driven organizations", concerned with advancing the well-being of...
Annual Nonprofit Luncheon on Social Enterprise - 09/26/2014
Social enterprise is emerging as the “missing middle” between the traditional worlds of government, nonprofits and business that define themselves as "mission driven organizations", concerned with advancing the well-being of...
Social Enterprise Panel Discussion - 09/26/2014
Social enterprise is emerging as the “missing middle” between the traditional worlds of government, nonprofits and business that define themselves as "mission driven organizations", concerned with advancing the well-being of...
Snelling Center for Government Executive Director, Jane Arthur - 09/25/2014
Jane Arthur, Executive Director of the Snelling Center for Government, speaks about the future and goals of the Center as well as the Vermont Leadership Institute.   http://snellingcenter.org/
Vermont Information Technology Leaders, Inc. - 07/30/2014
Shelagh Cooley speaks with Vermont Information Technology Leaders Vice-President of Marketing and Business Development, Rob Gibson, on their upcoming conference. More info at www.vitl.net
Educational Leaders - Making a Difference! - 06/25/2014
Leadership is all around us. Host Mark Furnari speaks with Jeff Binay, the long standing Director of Indian Education for Franklin County Public Schools which serves approximately 620 Abenaki students, K-12. The Indian Education program is a...
Governor Peter Shumlin Signs S.293, The Outcomes Bill - 06/11/2014
Governor Peter Shumlin signs S.293, "The Outcomes Bill", designed to increase accountability and improve decision making throughout Vermont state government was approved by the Vermont House of Representatives on April 30, 2014. Sponsored...

Featured Story

Alliance for Community Media says FCC Cable Vote Will Harm Local Media

The proposed rules would allow cable companies to assign market values to these benefits and then charge the amount back to local communities in most cases. Benefits include items like free cable subscriptions to schools, discounts for the elderly, and fiber connectivity to local government buildings like police departments, fire stations, and libraries.

Read more...

More News from the Center for Media and Democracy