VBSR Networking Get-Together at Lake Champlain Chocolates
Join us in the newly renovated and expanded Lake Champlain Chocolates Flagship Store in Burlington!
Lake Champlain Chocolates, a Certified B Corporation, provides the ultimate chocolate experience in an inviting and inspiring space as the company marks its 40th year in business. Discover new indulgences like chocolate croissants and a Chocolate Truffle Torte, as well as perennial favorites like truffles, salted caramels, and Five Star Bars – all made from 100% fair trade certified chocolate and wrapped in sustainably sourced packaging. Let’s connect and celebrate.
We’ll hear about Lake Champlain Chocolate’s B Corp journey as well as a commitment to donate 1% of the sales of all Signature Chocolate Bars to social and environmental sustainability initiatives.
They’re even extending 10% off your total purchase to all guests who would like to shop for holiday sweets that are sure to bring smiles to everyone on your list. The cafe and store will be open for shopping for the duration of the event.
The Networking Get-Together will be an evening of sweet treats, networking, and drinks on Tuesday, December 12th from 5:30 – 7:30 PM. This is a great opportunity to catch up with colleagues, make new connections, gain new ideas and inspiration, and have some fun. This event is open to everyone interested in working toward a just, thriving, and transformative economy that works for all people and the planet.
Food & Drinks
Our hosts will provide free savory & sweet finger foods for attendees, including gluten free and vegan options. You will also have plenty of beverage options including hot cocoa, beer, wine, and other non-alcoholic options.
Thank you to our host!
Lake Champlain Chocolates creates gourmet chocolate made the Vermont way: sustainably sourced, passionately handcrafted, and truly extraordinary! Chocolate is our passion, and we want to make it yours. Since the first truffle Jim made in 1983, to the Five Star Bars® rolling off the line today, our goal has always been about combining creativity and craftsmanship, while sourcing only the best ingredients out there, to create premium chocolate that is truly unforgettable.
Thank you to our sponsors!
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Health & Safety
Please stay home if you are not feeling well or have been in close contact with anyone exhibiting symptoms related to COVID-19 as outlined by the Vermont Department of Health.
This event is family-friendly and caretakers of any kind are welcome to attend with your dependents.
All members of New Hampshire Businesses for Social Responsibility are welcome to attend for free.
Free parking is available on site.
This venue also has gender neutral, single occupant bathrooms.
Please make note of any accommodation requests when you register.
Questions? Please reach out to VBSR Education & Events Manager, Molly Rand, email@example.com.