Newsletter

July 16, 2021
Spotlight on Maddy Ziminsky

Tell us a bit about your background before arriving in VT and what brought you to the state. I was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania but was adopted and moved to […]

July 6, 2021
Newsletter Vol 1 No 7

Recognizing our Healthcare Heroes This month, we celebrate and recognize the hard work of BIPOC Healthcare Heroes, who have worked tirelessly to keep our communities safe during the past year […]

June 30, 2021
Spotlight on Gary Scott

Name: Gary D. Scott Pronouns: he/him/his Current Town: South Burlington Years in VT: 0.6 Industry: Healthcare Business name: University of Vermont Medical Center Business Role: Vice President, Hospital Services Business […]

June 5, 2021
Newsletter Vol 1 No 6

Celebrating Juneteenth This month, we celebrate Juneteenth. June 19th, 1865 marked the day that enslaved Africans were freed from slavery. The first official Juneteenth celebration occurred the following year, and […]

May 29, 2021
Spotlight on Tyeastia Green

Name: Tyeastia Green Pronouns: she/her Current Town:  Burlington Years in VT: 1 Industry: Government Business name: City of Burlington Business email & website: tgreen@burlingtonvt.gov Tell us a bit about your […]

May 5, 2021
Newsletter Vol 1 No 5

Celebrating Asian, Pacific Islander, & Desi (APIDA) Month May is Asian, Pacific Islander and Desi (APIDA) Heritage Month.This month, we celebrate the history, lives, experiences, and joy of our AAPI […]

May 4, 2021
Spotlight on Ita Meno

Name: Ita Meno Current Town: Burlington Years in VT: 18 Industry: Health & Housing Inspector Business name: City of Burlington Business website: www.burlington.gov Tell us a bit about your background […]

April 5, 2021
Newsletter Vol 1 No 4

Celebrating Earth Day We’ve shared the announcement on our social media accounts, but in case you missed it – VTPoC is now officially a Vermont 501(c)(3) Non-Profit! And, we’re doing […]

Spotlight on Natanya Vanderlaan & Jake McBride

  Name: Natanya Vanderlaan Current Town: Burlington, VT – Land of the Abenaki Years in VT: 5 Industry: Non-Profit/Wellness Business name: WholeHeart Inc. Business Website: https://wholeheartinc.org/ , https://www.vtreleafcollective.org/   Tell […]