By giving to GIV, you empower Vermont's young people with a sense of wonder, direction, and a lifelong passion for learning.
GIV is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit and donations are tax-deductible as permitted by law.
Donations like yours keep GIV’s transformational academic and artistic opportunities accessible to all of Vermont’s deserving young people, regardless of their ability to pay tuition. When you give to GIV, you open doors for students disadvantaged by income, location or other barriers to receive world-class enrichment that changes lives.
Your donations give young people inspiration, confidence, life skills and a hands-on look of what a career in a particular field would be like. It only happens thanks to the support of donors like you!
You can also mail a check to GIV at 20 West Canal St., Suite C5, Winooski, VT 05404.
Major gifts and foundation support for GIV can make a significant impact on hundreds of young Vermonter’s education and lives each year. Gifts may be designated to support specific Institutes or initiatives, or may support all aspects of the organization. Such gifts can either be made on an annual basis, or for donors who wish to assure the future of a program or initiative, by creating an endowment.
If you or an associated foundation would like more information about these opportunities, please contact Karen Taylor Mitchell at [email protected].
Some areas you may attend to support include:
The Governor’s Institutes of Vermont (GIV) is made possible by the generous support of corporate, agency and foundation sponsors, as well as individual donations. GIV greatly appreciates all of our sponsors for helping make these unique learning opportunities accessible for all young Vermonters.
If your company is interested in partnering with the Governor’s Institutes of Vermont to sponsor enriching academic Institutes for high school students in Vermont, please contact Karen Taylor Mitchell at (802) 865-4448 or [email protected].
Sponsorship benefits include publicity on GIV’s website, e-newsletter, print materials, and more. Please contact GIV with any questions.
Below, see some of the businesses, agencies, and foundations that contribute to and partner with the Governor’s Institutes of Vermont to offer high-quality educational experiences for Vermont high school students on college campuses.