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EW! VT’s Holly Lane honored by the Vermont Children’s Trust Foundation

first_imgEverybody Wins! Vermont’s Holly Lane was awarded the Lynne Von Trapp Award by the Vermont Childrens Trust Foundation (VCTF)at their luncheon on June 18.This award is given annually to a staff person of a Vermont Children’s Trust Foundation grant site who was a driving force in establishing or moving the program or organization forward, was responsive to and accurate in meeting the requirements of the VCTF, was a good ambassador for the VCTF and was a positive and optimistic colleague to all. Holly has served in many capacities at EW!VT and has handled nearly all of the grant writing and reporting since arriving in 2004. She was recognized especially for her leadership and dedication in the 2005-2006 school year, which was marked by a series of personnel changes and financial shortfalls. Holly’s determination and perseverance were critical in helping EW! VT emerge from that period with renewed energy. As Hilda Greene from the Vermont Children’s Trust Fund stated, She’s a real superwoman!Everybody Wins! Vermont is a not-for-profit literary and mentoring organization dedicated to encouraging positive attitudes about reading. EW! VT uniquely combines mentoring and literacy programs to help children increase their prospects for success in school and in life through reading. More than 500 EW! VT mentors read with 580 students at 19 schools. For more information, see: www.everybodywinsvermont.org(link is external)last_img

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