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Member of the Month: Todd Salvesvold

Todd Salvesvold serves as the Spoke Lead for Bennington Blueprint and has been in the role since January 2019. He is also a Registered Nurse and holds a master’s degree in Addiction and Community Psychology. Todd has also been employed as an Emergency Room RN, most recently with Samaritan Hospital in Troy, NY. Learn more about Todd below.

Winners of 2021 Youth Photovoice Contest

Congratulations to Avery, Star, Gavin and Andrew, the winners of our 2021 Youth Photovoice Contest! This year’s contest theme—Thrive—asked young people: what people, places, or things help make the Bennington area great? Submissions were reviewed by a panel of community leaders and ACT members, and winners receive a prize pack that includes a membership to the Bennington Rec Center, gift certificates to the Bennington Bookshop and Benner’s Pizza, and ACT swag!

Announcing our PhotoVoice 2020: Quarantine Edition Winners!!

We asked and you answered. We wanted to know what Bennington-area youth did during Vermont’s “Stay Safe, Stay Home” order to stay active and safe. We received some great responses. Below are our top three.