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We identify the most pressing issues in Addison County and we bring together the people we think can solve them. United Way funds agencies that, working together, can address the nuances of complex problems like poverty, homelessness, lack of affordable high-quality childcare, domestic violence, isolation, substance use disorder, and a disengaged workforce. We find solutions to fill unmet needs. We deploy volunteers as the feet on the street, delivering hope to people in need. We raise funding through generous donors who understand that social change can’t happen without it.

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Development & Marketing Director: United Way of Addison County invests the community's philanthropic dollars into programs that improve the health, education, and financial stability of our county.  Our ability to maintain and increase these investments depends on the success of our annual fundraising efforts.  We're looking for the right person to lead our development & marketing efforts during a time of organizational growth! 

Lunch & Learn with WomenSafe (Dec. 12)

During this Lunch & Learn at Middlebury EMS, we'll hear from Executive Directior, Kerri Duquette-Hoffman about how WomenSafe is working toward the elimination of physical, sexual and emotional violence through direct service, education, and social change.  You bring the questions and conversation, we'll bring the lunch!  Free and open to all to attend with registration!

Community Breakfast & Discussion (Dec 12)

Dr. Art Woolf will be speaking about the impact of Vermont’s aging population on the economy of Addison County and Vermont on Thursday, Dec. 12 from 8-10 AM at Counseling Service of Addison County.  All are welcome!

Grant Writing 101 (Dec. 17)

On December 17th Helena Van Voorst will be teaching "Grant Writing 101," a FREE workshop hosted by the Addison County Chamber of Commerce.  Participants will learn how to find the right grant opportunities, write a winning application, prepare a budget that funders will understand, and think like a reviewer.Organizations interested in learning more about UWAC’s Community Impact Funding grants are invited to stay from 9:30-10:00. 


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