Community and Economic Vitality
Vital Vermont communities start with you
Declining levels of voter participation along with decreasing interest in volunteer activities and community groups challenge the state of Vermont. As a result,the University of Vermont Extension has made the following a focus: Mobilizing community more effectively; creating an understanding of and solutions to community problems; engaging community members to become more involved in implementing or enhancing decision-making skills that will improve quality of life.
Let Extension programs and our website guide you or your small business.
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Related episode from "Across the Fence"
UVM Extension in Your Community (December 28, 2011)
- Did you know? "Across the Fence" is the longest-running daily farm and home television program in the country. And it's produced right here in Vermont, addressing needs and interests of Vermonters.