The Quests Continue!

By Henry Allison In early May, Claire Epchook’s AP Geography class would take the test they had spent all year preparing for. After they finished, though, the school year stretched on for another month, far too much time to leave a full class of teenagers unscheduled....

Sensory Welcome Garden at Guilford Central School

RiseVT-Windham County awarded an amplify grant to Guilford Central School to design and create a sensory garden. The plants in the garden provide the students and the community with opportunities to engage their senses, reducing stress and welcoming them into the...

Health on a Shelf

RiseVT in Windsor County worked with their Planning and Evaluation Workgroup made up of community partners to develop a strategy to increase the healthy options at local food shelves. This project was twofold: put out a call for specific healthy food donations and...