Posts Tagged ‘Grant’

When you think homeless, what is the first face you see? Take a moment and answer honestly. Did you think of a young woman living in poverty and trying to raise her infant child? Did you think of an elderly veteran who suffers from PTSD and lives in chronic pain from a wartime injury? Did you think of an entire family that encountered challenges in the recession and lost their…

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BURLINGTON – We announce the new Family Supportive Housing Grant Award of $130,000 from the VT Agency of Human Services that launches a program to increase housing options available for families. The project brings together a unique partnership between the Champlain Housing Trust, COTS, and the Howard Center that will leverage the expertise and resources of each organization to create a bridge back to permanent housing for those without homes….

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We are so excited to share the success of Jennifer Hurley, program coordinator for University of Vermont‘s early childhood special education program and assistant professor of education, in securing a $1.25 million grant from the Department of Education Office of Special Education Programs. The grant will be used to cover tuition of seniors who are a part of the Early Childhood Education Program and interning at the Trinity Children’s Center (TCC), a nonprofit early childhood facility….

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Today is the last day to vote for COTS! CLICK HERE TO VOTE To wrap up our voting push, we’ve collected all of our COTS memes in one place! We’ve had a lot of fun promoting this fabulous event and are so grateful to be a part of such an active and supportive community! If you’ve voted, thank you! Please ask your friends to vote too! If you haven’t voted…

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Take 5 seconds to vote for COTS NOW – Sept 19th! CLICK HERE TO VOTE We are so excited to announce that we’ve been nominated to compete in this year’s Chase Community Giving Grant program!  Thousands of nonprofits across the country have been nominated, but only the 196 organizations with the most votes will share in the $5 million in grants! Starting September 6th, you’ll be able to visit this page and vote…

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