Monthly Archives: September 2015

Vermont Commission on Women Awarded $173,794 Federal Grant to Help Develop State Paid Family Leave Program

Father and baby

Grant Will Fund State Feasibility Study for Paid Family and Medical Leave (MONTPELIER, Vt., September 29, 2015) – The Vermont Commission on Women will receive a $173,794 grant from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Women’s Bureau to study the feasibility of developing a statewide paid family and medical leave program. Such a program would ensure all Vermont workers have access… Read more »

THE VERMONT WOMEN’S ECONOMIC SECURITY SUMMIT

The Vermont Commission on Women & the Vermont Women’s Legislative Caucus Present this FREE event at the Vermont State House in Montpelier Thursday October 8, 2015, from 8:30-3:30 Register now and join us for an energizing day focused on policy and legislative strategies to support women as essential contributors to their families’ economic security and to Vermont’s economy as a… Read more »

VCW’s Latest Newsletter: Sept. 15th

Learn more goings on in Vermont and beyond in VCW’s latest VIEW Message Vermont Information Exchange for Women.

Job Opening at Vermont Commission on Women

The Vermont Commission on Women is seeking applicants for the job of Executive Staff Assistant. Applications must be made online through the VT Department of Human Resources website: http://humanresources.vermont.gov/careers (job ID 617639). The Executive Staff Assistant provides project management and operational support for the Vermont Commission on Women, and plays an integral role in a tight-knit team of three staff… Read more »

Latest Newsletter from VCW

Learn more goings on in Vermont and beyond in VCW’s latest VIEW Message Vermont Information Exchange for Women.

Appointments to the Vermont Commission on Women

The Democratic party has reappointed Carol Buchdahl, R.N., M.A. of Saxtons River to serve as Commissioner.  Ms. Buchdahl retired as the Manager of Leadership Development and Organizational Learning for the Continuing Education and Workforce Development (CEWD ) Department of Vermont Technical College. Her work with CEWD involved facilitating and consulting for businesses and organizations throughout New England. She continues in… Read more »