2017 Charity Golf Tournament a Smashing Success!

The Vermont Jump$tart Coalition and the Vermont Bankers Association hold an annual golf tournament to raise funds to support youth financial literacy in Vermont. The sixth annual tournament was held at the Montpelier Elks Country Club on Tuesday, August 8, 2017.

Special thanks to our 2017 sponsors:
  • Golf Cart Sponsors – Community National Bank
  • Prize Sponsors – Passumpsic Savings Bank
  • Hole Sponsors – Fothergill, Segale & Valley, CPAs, Mascoma Savings Bank, Northfield Savings Bank and Northfield Investment Services

We at Vermont Jump$tart wish to thank the Vermont Bankers Association for once again co-sponsoring our annual fundraiser.

Board Member Laurel Butler Honored w/ VT Award

Vermont Jump$tart Board Member Laurel Butler was recently awarded the Vermont Laurel Congrats MemeSmall Business Development Center’s 2017 Vermont State Star Award. Butler is known as a start-up expert who serves as Vermont Technical College’s manager of gender equity/STEM programs.

The award will be presented at America’s Small Business Development Center’s conference in Nashville, Tennessee.

The Jump$tart Board of Directors extends its warm congratulations to Laurel Butler!

Jump$tart Volunteers Assist as MMU Wins the 2017 Vermont Treasury Cup

Congratulations to this year’s winning team, the students from Mount Mansfield Union High School!

The 2017 Vermont Treasury Cup Challenge was held April 7, 2018. Ten teams competed to win the coveted Treasury Cup trophy. This was the ninth year for the statewide tournament hosted by the State Treasurer’s Office, and Jump$tart volunteers were pleased to assist throughout the day.

2017 Treasury Cup Results:

1st Place – Mount Mansfield Union High School, coach David Alofsin
2nd Place – Champlain Valley Union High School, coaches Tamie-Jo Dickinson and Colleen Wedge
3rd Place – South Burlington High School, coach Eric Stone