Thank you Colchester Sun for this one-on-one interview with our

Director of Women's Small Business Program, Carmen Tall


Carmen Tall has been selected as our Women's Small Business Director.  Welcome, Carmen!  READ MORE about Carmen HERE.


Local Jazz Musicians play for Mercy Connections

Jazz Jam 2015


Welcome new Board Members!


Watch the latest episode of WSBP TV:  

Building an Effective Entreprenurial Support Community with Signature Partner Davis & Hodgdon Associates


Mercy Connections honors Roddy O’Neil Cleary at annual May luncheon

Read more HERE and view the full photo album from the event HERE


United Way's Women’s Leadership Council awards $25,000 grant to Mercy Connections Women’s Small Business Program

Read more HERE


We are honored and grateful for this partnership.  We look forward to working with the wonderful folks at Davis & Hodgdon Associates!

Read More about the Signature Partnership here.


Sharyl Green - Vermont Women's Mentoring Program Mentor is United Way's Volunteer of the Week!

Read the full article in the Burlington Free Press HERE


Learn more about how Mercy Connections is responding to the need for more financial literacy for women in this piece on CCTV with Women's Small Business Director Gwen Pokalo with WSBP Start Up and Personal Financial Empowerment Instructor, Carmen Tall:


Mercy Connections is highlighted in


Sense of Service piece on October 16, 2014


Our very own Rising Star!

Gwen Pokalo, Director of our Women's Small Business Program has been named Rising Star in Vermont Business Magazine's Rising Star Class of 2014!


Listen to Gwen Pokalo, our Director of the Women's Small Business Program, on VPR's Vermont Edition

September 29, 2014:


Welcome New Board Members

Jenny Naylor and Bill West


From the Burlington Free Press, June 23, 2014:

May we all deepen our hearts and stretch our minds and shake ourselves loose of all of themisguided notions that contribute to sexism.   -Dolly Fleming, Executive Director

Read more from Dolly's piece in the Burlington Free Press HERE.


The Women's Small Business celebrated 25 years at Main Street Landing Lake & College on June 5, 2014

Read the Burlington Free Press article HERE.


Anne Lezak joins Mercy Connections staff!  Read here for more about Anne's arrival in Vermont Business Magazine.