Secretary of State seeks nominations for Centennial Nonprofit Awards

first_imgIs your nonprofit a century old?  If yes, then the Secretary of State is looking for you!  Secretary Deb Markowitz is seeking applicants for the 2010 Vermont Centennial Nonprofit Awards program.  This program honors nonprofits that have operated in Vermont for at least 100 years. Any nonprofit that has been in operation in Vermont for 100 years or more can participate in this awards program by filling out an application form. Secretary Markowitz said, “The Vermont Centennial Nonprofit Award acknowledges Vermont’s oldest nonprofits for enriching our heritage. This program deepens our understanding of how Vermont’s nonprofits have enhanced our community life during the last hundred years.” “It is important to recognize Vermont’s nonprofits for their longevity,” added Markowitz. “It takes a tremendous amount of dedication to keep a nonprofit active for 100 years.”Award recipients will be honored at a reception to be held later this year at the historic Vermont State House.   Applications are due by September 30, 2010.Source: Secretary of State. 8.31.2010. For more information about the awards program and to print an application form, visit the Vermont Centennial Nonprofit Awards page on the Secretary of State’s website: is external) or contact Ginny Colbert at 802-828-2148.last_img read more

Syracuse volleyball tops Clemson in 4 sets

first_img Published on October 14, 2016 at 10:07 pm Contact Kaci: Syracuse (5-12, 4-3 Atlantic Coast) beat Clemson (5-13, 0-7) in four close sets, 3-1, on Friday, kicking off its longest road trip of the season.Santita Ebangwese and Leah Levert led the Orange in kills, scoring 14 and 13 respectively. Levert led the team in blocks with nine.Syracuse fell to Clemson in the first set, 25-22. Clemson scored the first four points of the set and was leading 7-4 when the Orange came back with a four-point run, overtaking the Tigers 8-7. The two teams were knotted at 15 points apiece but then Clemson charged ahead to take a 19-16 lead and eventually take the set.The Orange came back, winning the next three sets, though. Each of the three were relatively back and forth. A big moment for Syracuse came in the second set when it was down 11-16. SU scored 11 of the next 14 points to go up 22-19. It kept the lead until the 25-23 final.The third and fourth sets went very similar to the second, ending 27-25 and 25-23 respectively. The lead switched often between the two teams.AdvertisementThis is placeholder textThrough four sets, the score was tied 43 times.The win was SU’s third straight against Clemson.The orange will continue its road trip on Sunday against Georgia Tech (14-5, 5-2). Comments Facebook Twitter Google+last_img read more

Kerry stalwart retires.

first_imgTributes have been pouring in for former Kerry captain, Declan O’Sullivan who has announced his retirement from inter-county football.The Dromid Pearses forward has put his decision down to niggling injuries, particularly to his knees.During an 11-year career with the Kingdom, O’Sullivan won five All Ireland medals and lifted Sam Maguire twice as captain in 2006 and 2007.last_img