2019 Service Provider Investments

Service Provider Investment Recipients

Service Provider grants were available to technical assistance providers across the state and provided roughly $20,000 to each grantee. The Working Lands Enterprise Initiative awarded $79,908 in total to these organizations.

Service Provider Investment Grantees

Shown below according to county.

Chittenden County

Center for Women & Enterprise

$20,000 for business and financial planning for women-owned working lands businesses.

Intervale Center

$19,965 for providing coaching services to Vermont's new farmers.

University of Vermont Extension

$19,943 for growing ourVtwoods.org and new online resources to support Vermont's forest economy.

Rutland County

Vermont Wood Works Council

$20,000 for supporting financial assistance, business consulting, and financial coaching to enable three wood products companies to pursue innovation and/or growth opportunities. 

Washington County

Vermont Housing and Conservation Board

$80,000 for enhancing the economic viability of Vermont farms and forestry enterprises through succession planning, business assistance, and capital readiness.

Contact Information

Working Lands Enterprise Initiative
116 State Street
Montpelier, Vt 05620
(802) 622-4477
Email Working Lands Staff