Category Archives: Growing Bright Futures

Growing Bright Futures: Dept. for Children and Families

In recognition of National Foster Care Month, host Cheryl Mitchell talks about the foster care system with Laurie Mumley and Andrea Grimm of Vermont’s Department for Children and Families. Growing Bright Futures is a joint production of Treleven, Building Bright Futures, Let’s Grow Kids, and Middlebury Community Television. Recorded 5/9/16.

For more information, visit fostercare.vt.gov.


Producer: Cheryl Mitchell & Dana Anderson

Growing Bright Futures: Joy Wood & Kristin Richards

Host Cheryl Mitchell talks with Joy Wood and Kristin Richards, juniors at Middlebury College who will be offering a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) Camp for middle school girls. Growing Bright Futures is a joint production of Treleven, Building Bright Futures, Let’s Grow Kids, and Middlebury Community Television. Recorded 5/9/16.

For more information, visit http://www.steamvt.com/.


Producer: Cheryl Mitchell & Dana Anderson

Growing Bright Futures: Meg Baker & Su White

Host Cheryl Mitchell talks with Meg Baker, Universal PreK Coordinator for the Addison Northeast Supervisory Union, and Su White, co-leader of the Addison County Directors Network and director of the Quarry Hill School. Growing Bright Futures is a joint production of Treleven, Building Bright Futures, Let’s Grow Kids, and Middlebury Community Television. Recorded 4/4/16.

To learn more about universal pre-k, visit www.minibury.com/universal-prek. Be sure to check out www.communitypotluckfund.com as well.


Producer: Cheryl Mitchell & Dana Anderson

Growing Bright Futures: Anne Gleason

Cheryl Mitchell talks with Anne Gleason, School Age and Summer Programs Coordinator of the Mary Johnson Children’s Center. Growing Bright Futures is a joint production of Treleven, Building Bright Futures, Let’s Grow Kids, and Middlebury Community Television. Recorded 4/4/16.

For more information on Mary Johnson Children’s Center, visit www.mjccvt.org. Recorded 2/8/16.


Producer: Cheryl Mitchell & Dana Anderson

Growing Bright Futures: Mike Reiderer

Cheryl Mitchell talks with Mike Reiderer, director of the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Vergennes. Growing Bright Futures is a joint production of Treleven, Building Bright Futures, Let’s Grow Kids, and Middlebury Community Television. Recorded 2/8/16.

For more information about the “Free My Ride” campaign that Mike mentioned, visit: http://healthvermont.gov/prevent/tobacco.


Producer: Cheryl Mitchell & Dana Anderson