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VSECU Warms Vermont Homes

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Living in Vermont means enduring long and cold winter months. For some families, the elderly and other individuals, the basic need of staying warm is a challenge. At VSECU we work to bring warmth into the homes of our neighbors. Here are a few ways we’re making that happen:

Wheels For Warmth


Vermont’s “Wheels for Warmth” broke all records in its 11th year. Wheels for Warmth is a tire recycling program that raises money through donated tires to generate funding for emergency fuel assistance in Vermont. Final numbers for 2015 indicate that the program collected a total of $55,801 for emergency fuel assistance programs, sold 2,200 safe tires, and recycled 3,775 donated, unusable tires. Read More