The VCIL exterior sign is large and brown with gold lettering.

Peter Johnke Named Deputy Director of VCIL

lc@marketinglaura.com Advocacy, Public Transportation, VCIL News, VCIL Staff Leave a Comment

The Vermont Center for Independent Living has named longtime employee Peter Johnke deputy director. He has been involved with assistive technology since first joining the disability rights organization in 1990. For the past few years, he has managed VCIL’s database and computer network. As a non-driver, Peter also advocates for expansion and improvements to public transportation. He serves on national,… Continue Reading Peter Johnke Named Deputy Director of VCIL

A group of people from the Unitarian Church are gathered together with flags and rainbows and a large banner about their church.

Unitarian Church of Montpelier Honored for Being Welcoming and Inclusive

lc@marketinglaura.com Accessibility, Awards, Montpelier, VCIL News Leave a Comment

The Vermont Center for Independent Living recognized a Montpelier institution on April 17. The Unitarian Church of Montpelier received an Ally of Accessibility Award for its efforts to become increasingly accessible to people with disabilities. VCIL Executive Director Sarah Launderville said, “We are pleased to be honoring the Unitarian Church as they have done an excellent job in making their… Continue Reading Unitarian Church of Montpelier Honored for Being Welcoming and Inclusive