Vermont Community Foundation recently announced its Spark Connecting Community grant program (SCC) awarded $79,023 to 31 organizations for projects strengthening community connections. These grants were made possible by the partnership of Community Foundation fundholders who contributed through Giving Together, a program that shares grant proposals with fundholders and donors to provide an opportunity to co-fund projects throughout the state.“Spark Connecting Community is a competitive grant program that puts building and nurturing community front and center,” stated SCC’s Nate Clark. The Spark Connecting Community program will open a second competitive grant round in June 2022.
- Danville School officials continue to advance plans for a major overhaul of the town school and are hoping to get public input
- A highway funding dispute between the Woodsville Fire District and the Town of Haverhill was resolved