Affordable Housing Program Training in Lebenon NH – May 24, 2011, 11:00 AM-2:30 PM – Marriott Courtyard, Hanover/Lebanon, NH. The Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston is offering a free, half-day Affordable Housing Program training session for the upcoming Fall 2011 Funding Round. For more information and to register, please visit the Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston’s web site or contact Kathy Naczas at Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston, 617.292.9646, Email. The Vermont Chamber of Commerce Business & Industry EXPO – May 25-26, 2011, Sheraton Hotel & Conference Center, Burlington, VT. More information: Antonia, Vermont Chamber of Commerce, 802.223.0603, Web link. Designed in Vermont – Creating Communities that Flourish in the 21st Century – June 2, 2011, Coach barn, Shelburne Farms, Shelburne, VT. A symposium on the future of Vermont’s built environment. This full day of interaction among architects, policy makers, engineers, developers, landscape architects, design and construction professionals, and allied manufacturers is sure to be thought-provoking and informative. Registration deadline is May 19 – More information: Event Brochure, Event Website, or contact Rebecca Leet, Email.
Governor’s Summit on Housing the Homeless – June 7, 2011, 9:00 AM-4:30 PM, The State House, Montpelier, VT. Join the Governor, Homeless providers and advocates, and the Agency of Human Services to discuss concrete solutions of helping the homeless move to stable and permanent housing. To help organize the day, please respond to Diane Nealy at the Agency of Human Service, 802.241.2244, Email. More Information: Governor Housing Summit Announcement, Draft recommendations from Working Groups.
Monthly Coalition Membership Meeting – June 8, 2011, 9:30 AM-11:30 AM, Vermont Center for Independent Living, 11 East State Street, Montpelier, VT. VAHC membership meetings are usually held the second Wednesday of every month except August, same time, same place. Conf. call #: 1-270-400-1500, Access code: 83587. More information: Santina Leporati, Vermont Affordable Housing Coalition, 802.660.9484, Email, Web link.
Vermont Community Development Association Brattleboro Community Visit – June 15, 2011, 9:00 AM-3:00 PM,Brattleboro, VT. The Vermont Community Development Association (VCDA) invites you to their June 15 Community Visit. Where are they headed? The one and only Brattleboro! No other town with this name in the World. Join us in a tour to see the successful community development practices exhibited in the Brattleboro area. Details and agenda to follow shortly. More information: Brandy Pombar, Vermont League of Cities & Towns, 802.229.9111, Email, Web link, Save the Date Postcard. Vermont Community Development Program Application Workshop – June 23, 2011, 8:30 AM-3:30 PM, Capitol Plaza Hotel & Conference Center, 100 State Street, Montpelier, VT. The Vermont Community Development Program (VCDP) will be hosting an application workshop. The Agenda is attached and you can register online: , complete a pre-application here: We ask that attendees to the workshop come prepared to talk about their project. More information: Workshop Agenda, Workshop Registration, Pre-Application form, or contact Cindy Blondin, Vermont Community Development Program, 802.828.5219, Email, Cost: $30.