AmeriCorps News

September 2, 2020

Learn about recent VHCB awards, new housing under construction statewide, recent conservation projects, COVID programs providing assistance for renters, homeowners, and landlords, updates from Viability, VHCB AmeriCorps, Healthy & Lead-Safe Homes, staff changes, and more...

June 10, 2020

The national trauma that is the murder of George Floyd at the knee of a police “training” officer has horrified us. In the weeks preceding this awful event we saw the murders of Ahmaud Arbury and Breonna Taylor. What is more troubling are the many, many incidents of racism that American society and culture has for generations too easily accepted, either without notice or without sufficient outrage to demand and result in change.

March 17, 2020

Corona Virus Update

In the face of the growing Corona Virus pandemic, and with the health and well-being of our staff and community our main concern, the VHCB office will be closed to the public, and staff will be working remotely until further notice.

April 25, 2018

Luke Rackers received a Governor's Service Award for his outstanding service at Central Vermont Council on Aging. This is Luke's second year as a VHCB AmeriCorps member serving at Central Vermont Council on Aging.

August 30, 2017

On Wednesday, June 28th, Vermont Housing & Conservation Board AmeriCorps members and VHCB staff joined Richmond area non-profits to complete community service projects. The volunteers took part in six different projects, serving with Audubon Vermont, the Vermont Youth Conservation Corps, Cathedral Square Corporation, Richmond Mountain Trails, the Friends of the Winooski, and the Habitat For Humanity ReStore.