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.


Tax School

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Get the latest in-depth and up-to-date training on new tax law and regulations.
Learn more about Tax School programs.

Building Capacity

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An integrated program of education and technical assistance to build leadership in Vermont’s nonprofits, community boards and committees, and local commissions.
Learn more about Building Capacity.