Vermont Commission on Women Statewide Event Calendar

Virtual Spring Gala | Umbrella NEK

Online VT

Please join us on May 14, 2021 for our Virtual Spring Gala & 45th Anniversary celebration! The event will take place via Zoom from 6:00-7:30 pm and highlight Umbrella's impact towards positive social change in the Northeast Kingdom. The first 45 to register will receive a gift basket featuring local Vermont products. Raffle tickets are $10 each or 5 for... Read more »

Free

Powering Through COVID: In-Person/High-Touch | CWE VT

Online VT

Date/Time: The Core of Your Business Brand 4/12/21 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EDT) Websites & Google MyBusiness 4/19/21 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EDT) Appointment, ECommerce & Payment 4/26/21 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EDT) Email Newsletters 5/3/21 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EDT) Social Media 101 5/10/21 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EDT) Social Media 201 Paid Campaigns... Read more »

Free

Lt. Governor Gray’s “Seat at the Table” – Caregiving During COVID-19 & Paid Family and Medical Leave

Online VT

On Monday, May 17th, Lt. Governor Molly Gray will host a “Seat at the Table” on caregiving during COVID-19 and paid family and medical leave. President Biden recently unveiled the American Families Plan which proposes a comprehensive paid family and medical leave plan for the United States. Importantly, the Plan acknowledges that the pandemic has set back 30 years of... Read more »

Free

Powering Through COVID: Farm & Produce | CWE VT

Online VT

Date/Time: The Core of Your Business Brand 4/13/21 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM (EDT) Websites & Google MyBusiness 4/20/21 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM (EDT) Appointment, ECommerce & Payment 4/27/21 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM (EDT) Email Newsletters 5/4/21 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM (EDT) Social Media 101 5/11/21 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM (EDT) Social Media 201 Paid Campaigns... Read more »

Free

Business Plan Basics | CWE VT

Online VT

This workshop provides an overview of writing a business plan. Topics include: • Why you need to write a business plan • Overview of each section of a business plan • Research and writing tips • Resources for help and support We will also provide you with a sample business plan template to get you started. At the end of... Read more »

Free

31st Annual Conference: Businesses for a Better World | VBSR

Online VT

REGISTER > VBSR’s 31st Annual Conference will explore how businesses can shape the future through three themes: Anti Racism Business Resiliency The Climate Crisis Businesses have the power to build a just, thriving, and transformative economy that works for all people and the planet. Working together, we can transform our workplaces, communities, and industries by sharing knowledge, creating solutions, dismantling systems... Read more »

$35 – $115

Branding—The Art of Your Brand | CWE VT

Online VT

A strong brand is more than a logo. It’s how your customers recognize and experience your business. Having a clear brand is fundamental for successful marketing and messaging. Join us for this 2-part workshop to discover or clarify your brand by going back to brand basics. Through fun and interactive exercises and group discussions, we’ll take the mystery out of... Read more »

Free

Mind the Gap! Pay Equity Tools for Vermont’s Small to Mid-Size Employers | Change The Story

Online VT

Join Change the Story for this special workshop, presented at VBSR's Annual Conference! Mind the Gap! Pay Equity Tools for Vermont’s Small to Mid-Size Employers​​ So, you are committed to paying your employees equitably, but can you be sure that your compensation system is supporting that goal rather than working against it? If you employ fewer than 400 people, you... Read more »

$35 – $115

Powering Through COVID: In-Person/High-Touch | CWE VT

Online VT

Date/Time: The Core of Your Business Brand 4/12/21 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EDT) Websites & Google MyBusiness 4/19/21 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EDT) Appointment, ECommerce & Payment 4/26/21 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EDT) Email Newsletters 5/3/21 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EDT) Social Media 101 5/10/21 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EDT) Social Media 201 Paid Campaigns... Read more »

Free

Powering Through COVID: Farm & Produce | CWE VT

Online VT

Date/Time: The Core of Your Business Brand 4/13/21 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM (EDT) Websites & Google MyBusiness 4/20/21 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM (EDT) Appointment, ECommerce & Payment 4/27/21 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM (EDT) Email Newsletters 5/4/21 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM (EDT) Social Media 101 5/11/21 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM (EDT) Social Media 201 Paid Campaigns... Read more »

Free

Summit on the Future of Vermont | Vermont Proposition

Online VT

The Summit on the Future of Vermont will bring Vermonters together virtually on May 26 and 27 to consider “The Vermont Proposition” – a set of bold and transformational goals for the state’s economy, environment and people by mid-century, and a non-partisan, multi-sector platform of action to achieve them. The Summit will generate key inputs for the Future of Vermont... Read more »

Free

Summit on the Future of Vermont | Vermont Proposition

Online VT

The Summit on the Future of Vermont will bring Vermonters together virtually on May 26 and 27 to consider “The Vermont Proposition” – a set of bold and transformational goals for the state’s economy, environment and people by mid-century, and a non-partisan, multi-sector platform of action to achieve them. The Summit will generate key inputs for the Future of Vermont... Read more »

Free

Conversation on Racial Equity & Justice | Alliance for a Better Vermont

Online VT

Register here: https://us02web.zoom.us/.../reg.../WN_4cZCmRrYTfWkCZXOLhu0YQ Alliance for a Better Vermont is hosting a conversation series focused on COVID-19 relief initiatives and building a more prosperous and resilient future for Vermont. This panel will feature elected and community leaders who will be touching on everything from how BIPOC communities have been disproportionately impacted by the pandemic, how they can and should be centered in... Read more »

Free

Leaders for Equity and Equal Pay (LEEP) Toolkit Launch | Change The Story VT

Online VT

Lunch hour launch of free DIY tools for employers to conduct their own gender and racial pay equity reviews.   BYO lunch, open up your laptop and take part in the launch of brand new, game-changing pay equity tools! Join Change The Story VT, a partnership initiative of Vermont Works for Women, Vermont Commission on Women, and the Vermont Women's... Read more »

Free

Working With Disability: Building a Truly Inclusive Vermont Labor Force | VBSR

Online VT

As we emerge from the pandemic, what are our opportunities to build a truly equitable workplace? The potential of people with disabilities to contribute fully in work and social life is unrealized, even after a half a century of pushing for access to employment and other civil and human rights. Join VBSR, Sarah Launderville of Vermont Center for Independent Living,... Read more »

Free

Black Women’s Equal Pay: Waiting Another Century is Not an Option | IWPR

Online VT

The COVID-19 pandemic and related recession has both highlighted the persistent racial and gendered economic inequalities that Black women face in the labor market and exacerbated them. Black women were over-represented in many low-paying jobs recognized as "essential" during the pandemic, but dismissed as "low-skilled" before. Despite this recognition, these jobs continue to be undervalued with low wages and few... Read more »

Free

Advance Child Tax Credit Information Session | IRS

Online VT

Helping New Hampshire and Vermont Low and No-Income Families Get the 2021 Advance Child Tax Credit Payments The IRS invites you to attend an Advance Child Tax Credit information session to learn about the Advance Child Tax Credit. Information provided will include: • Eligibility requirements for the Advance Child Tax Credit • Information on the IRS Update Portal, where those... Read more »

Free

Sesión de información de los pagos adelantados del Crédito tributario por hijos | IRS

Online VT

Ayudando a familias de bajos y sin ingresos a obtener los pagos por adelantado del Crédito tributario por hijos en 2021 El IRS le invita a asistir a una sesión de información de los pagos adelantados del Crédito tributario por hijos. La información proporcionada incluirá: • Requisitos de elegibilidad para pagos adelantados del crédito tributario por hijos • Información sobre... Read more »

Free

Advance Child Tax Credit Information Session | IRS

Online VT

Helping New Hampshire and Vermont Low and No-Income Families Get the 2021 Advance Child Tax Credit Payments The IRS invites you to attend an Advance Child Tax Credit information session to learn about the Advance Child Tax Credit. Information provided will include: • Eligibility requirements for the Advance Child Tax Credit • Information on the IRS Update Portal, where those... Read more »

Free

Reproductive Liberty Amendment Public Hearing | Vermont Legislature

Vermont State House 115 State Street, Montpelier, VT

Public Hearing scheduled on Vermont’s Reproductive Liberty Amendment Share your thoughts about the proposed Reproductive Liberty Amendment on Wednesday, January 26 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm! The Reproductive Liberty Amendment (RLA), also known as Prop 5, would protect every Vermonter’s right to make their own reproductive decisions, like whether to become a parent, use temporary or permanent birth control, and... Read more »