The Most Costly Journey • Julia Doucet

30 Apr 16
"El viaje más caro/The Most Costly Journey" represents a collaborative mental health outreach effort to provide Spanish-speaking migrant dairy workers a set of resources they can use to find help when ...

Creating Farm to School Stories • Betsy Rosenbluth

30 Apr 16
The Vermont Farm to School Network is documenting the educational value of farm to school to influence decision makers. When a literature review came up with minimal findings, the Network launched ...

A Rapid Guide to Getting Good Photos and Sound with your Smartphone • Angela Evancie

30 Apr 16
Whether you're at a big event or with a subject one-on-one, there are several simple things you can do to improve what you capture on your smartphone. Learn some helpful pointers ...

Do You Need Video? • Meg Campbell

30 Apr 16
Short and sweet? Long and thoughtful? Make it in-house? Hire a consultant? YouTube? Vimeo? Facebook? Engage in a conversation about the pros and cons of creating and using video stories for ...

Stories to Values to Action • Rebecca Sanborn Stone

30 Apr 16
Stories aren’t a stopping point; instead, they can be powerful tools to identify common community values, help groups make decisions, and spark actions and change.

Why Tell Stories?

Vermont Story Lab held its first conference in April 2016 as a way to both introduce the VSL concept to more people but also to see who out there is interested in establishing a network aimed at helping each other tell stories of change. This is a collection of responses to VSL’s question: Why tell stories?

For the full menu of VSL stories, go to VSL’s Vimeo channel.

The Language of Stories • Becky Holt

30 Apr 16
How to tell a powerful story of your nonprofit without "glittering generalities.” Let the facts speak powerfully.

Creating & Sharing a Story Map • Meg Campbell

30 Apr 16
Interested in telling a place-based narrative? Learn the basics of creating and sharing a digital story map using free online software and apps.

Fran Stoddard on the Art of Interviewing

30 Apr 16
A good interview is a trusting exchange. It is also like digging for treasure. It takes some preparation and the rewards are rich. But it’s not as simple as it seems ...

Infographics with Impact • Marybeth Christie Redmond

30 Apr 16