Vermont Mentoring News

MENTOR Vermont awards nearly $175,000 in Covid-19 Response Grants to youth mentoring agencies serving rural communities affected by opiate epidemic

July 24, 2020 COVID-19, MENTOR Vermont, OJJDP, Opioid Epidemic, Vermont Department For Children and Families

Burlington, VT—MENTOR Vermont recently awarded four COVID-19 Response Grants, totaling $174,014, to youth mentoring agencies in rural communities in northwest, northeast, southwest, and southeast Vermont. This one-time funding in response to the pandemic comes from a larger, $1.25 million three-year federal grant that the Vermont Department for Children and...