Vermont’s mission-driven sector contributes to the well-being of its people and plays an important role in the economic and cultural life of the State. These reports include valuable information to raise the profile of the sector with the public and policy makers.

Vermont Nonprofit Economic Impact Report

The data presented in this summary report of the economic impact of the sector was produced by Common Good Vermont with the support and assistance of the Vermont Community Foundation, the Center for Rural Studies at the University of Vermont, Public Assets Institute, and the A.D. Henderson Foundation.

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2016 Wage & Benefits Northern New England: Vermont

Salary_survey_featured_with_text-400x268Produced in partnership with the Maine Association of Nonprofits and the New Hampshire Center for Nonprofits, the 2016 Report provides Vermont’s nonprofit board and staff leaders with salary and benefits benchmarks on 41 full and part-time positions with which to analyze organizational offerings. The Vermont Edition analyzes data collected between May – June 2015 from Vermont nonprofit organizations of varying sizes, representing every sub-sector and twelve of the state’s fourteen counties. Those who completed the 2016 survey receive a free copy of the survey.

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We anticipate the 2018 survey collection to start in late Spring or early summer. Participants receive a complimentary copy of the report.


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Vermont’s Nonprofit Sector: A Vital Community in a Time of Change

Published by the Vermont Community Foundation in 2011. This report provides an in-depth look at Vermont’s nonprofit sector–its scope, its challenges, and its opportunities–as seen by Vermonters and our state’s nonprofit leaders.