Building Bright Futures Unveils Latest “How Are Vermont’s Young Children and Families?”

on Jan 12, 2017 2:05:00 PM

 

Building Bright Futures unveiled the latest “How Are Vermont’s Young Children and Families?” report at a State House press conference Wednesday, January 11. The statewide media were all in attendance and individual key findings in the report were selected for coverage by WCAX, WPTZ, Vt Digger, the Times Argus, and the Associated Press. Favorite quotes and findings include:

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Topics: Early Childhood & Youth

Sold Out Crowd for Net Zero Vermont Design Presentations

on Jan 9, 2017 11:00:00 AM

 

Montpelier's Pavilion Building was packed on Saturday, January 7th and an overflow crowd watched via streaming video from the Unitarian Church during live presentations by the five finalists in the Sustainable Montpelier Design Competition hosted by Net Zero Vermont. VPR and Fox 44 TV covered the action, and the Times Argus wrote up a summary of the presentations and highlighted the online voting opportunity. WCAX and the AP news wire helped to spread the word about

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Topics: Net Zero Vermont

Permanent Fund, Building Bright Futures and their partners spread the Blue Ribbon Commission news

on Dec 22, 2016 10:10:00 AM

 

The Blue Ribbon Commission on Financing High-Quality, Affordable Child Care issued its final report this month, and the Permanent Fund for Vermont's Children, Building Bright Futures, and their partners working together to advance theVermont Early Childhood Framework and the accompanying Vermont Early Childhood Action Plan are spreading the news throughout Vermont.

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Topics: Changemakers & Change Agents, Early Childhood Care and Education

Net Zero Vermont Announces Finalist Presentations for Jan 7

on Dec 17, 2016 10:05:00 AM

 

As a temporary exhibit was hung in City Hall, Net Zero Vermont Inc. announced public presentations by the top five finalist teams for the Sustainable Montpelier 2030 Design Competition will be held on Saturday, January 7, 2017 from 3:00 to 5:30 p.m. in the Pavilion Building Auditorium. Seating is limited and advance registration is encouraged for this free event.

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Topics: Energy & Climate Change, Nonprofits

Clute Wealth Management featured in Strictly Business magazine

on Oct 31, 2016 9:00:00 AM

 

Congratulation to our clients Heidi Clute and Christina Ubl. The two business partners and their firm Clute Wealth Management were featured in the October issue of Plattsburgh business magazine, Strictly Business.

"Matching the Money with the Dream" is an indepth profile by reporter Meg LeFevre that covers the duo's business story from 1980 to the curent day.

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Topics: News

WBON hosts 2016 Fall Conference at the Vermont State House

on Oct 24, 2016 10:10:00 AM

 

Women Business Owners Network, in partnership with the Vermont Commission on Women and Change The Story, hosted its 2016 Fall Conference with the theme "Telling Your Story" at the Vermont State House and Vermont Historical Museum on October 19. Marketing Partners' Pat Heffernan was on the team that created and presented the 2016 Status Report: Women's Business Ownership and the Vermont Economy to lead off the day, and VTDigger was the first to carry the news story.

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Topics: Changemakers & Change Agents, Gender Equity, Diversity & Inclusion

Permanent Fund for Vermont’s Children awards 2016 Early Educator of the Year

on Oct 17, 2016 10:00:00 AM


We are excited to announce that our client, The Permanent Fund for Vermont’s Children, awarded its second annual Early Educator of the Year Award to Jackie Reno, a decade-long veteran child care provider from Burlington. Kathi Apgar, of New Haven, was the 2016 award finalist. This year, The Permanent Fund honored excellence in center-based child care professionals.

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Topics: Nonprofits

Net Zero Vermont Design Competition Opens Voting

on Oct 4, 2016 7:46:47 AM

 

Net Zero Vermont opened a pop-up gallery and voting for the Sustainable Montpelier Design Competition on October 2, 2016 in the capitol city. Design concepts were submitted from around the world for Montpelier residents, workers and visitors to review and select their top five. The Times Argus and NECN [Video] were first to cover the action.

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Topics: Energy & Climate Change

Lake Morey Foundation gets a website

on Sep 26, 2016 11:43:00 AM

The Lake Morey Foundation was created in 1984 to give individuals, businesses and community organizations a vehicle by which to make tax-deductible donations to help protect, preserve and enhance the environment of Lake Morey for the enjoyment of all who visit the lake and its surroundings. Since then the Foundation has been active in preserving the lake, fighting milfoil, and supporting the surrounding community.

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Topics: Website Design and Development

Pat Heffernan writes in Conscious Company Magazine

on Aug 22, 2016 11:00:00 AM

The July/August issue of Conscious Company Magazine focused on women in leadership in business, so we were delighted Pat's article appeared in this beautifully produced magazine. In case you haven't subscribed yet, the article is available for reading in their Leadership blog, 6 Policies We Need For Gender Equality in Business.

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Topics: Mission-Driven Business