ANEW News

Dear friends, I’m writing to let you know some news.  As you may have heard, my husband Chad and I will be welcoming our newest family member and first child into the world this June!  We are so excited about this next season and all of the newness and joy that will come with it.  Over the last few months, I’ve spent some time praying and thinking through what this next season will look like for our family and for ANEW.  … read more


Goodbye to Our Dear Friend

by Valerie J. Brosseau It is with a heavy heart that we say goodbye to our dear friend, advocate, long-time Board member, and unwavering cheerleader of ANEW Place.  On November 17th, Bill Hogan went home to be with the Lord and our community lost an incredible man whose legacy lives on. Bill joined our Board of Directors in 2006 and served for several years as the Board Chairman.  Bill’s enthusiasm for our mission guided us through choppy waters, always keeping … read more


ANEW Place Welcomes New Residential Counselor

ANEW Place is pleased to announce the addition of Micha Loeffler, who has recently joined our team as a Residential Counselor. Micha’s role is instrumental in building camaraderie in our house environment and ensuring that our guests are getting the best possible support we can provide. As a long time volunteer and supporter of ANEW Place, Micha has been well connected to our guests, our mission and our holistic 4-phase transitional programs for homeless adults. In his own words, “I … read more


BES Announces NEW NAME!

ANEW Place, formerly the Burlington Emergency Shelter, is thrilled to announce their new name! In 2014, the shelter embarked upon a full rebranding process with field experts Mark and Lisa Sylvester of Interrobang Design Collaborative, Inc. in Richmond, Vermont. Over the last several years, the organization has undergone several exciting, new changes while continuing to offer innovative solutions that address the needs of the whole person. The new name, logo, and language was released at their 11th Annual Fundraising Gala on … read more


$10,000 in Underwriting Support for Upcoming Gala Fundraiser

Our 11th Annual Fundraising Gala is around the corner, and the Burlington Emergency Shelter (BES) is buzzing with excitement as we busily prepare to make this our finest, most successful Gala yet! Our Gala has historically been one of our largest fundraisers, and its success is crucial to the continuation of our innovative programming and support services. Underwriters are essential sponsors of this event, and are particularly excited to announce that, for the very first time, we have secured a Title … read more


Premiere Fashion Event to hit Burlington

We are pleased to announce Vintage Fashion at High Tea, a premiere event to benefit the Burlington Emergency Shelter on November 10, 2013 at 2:00 pm at the DoubleTree Hotel’s Garden Ballroom in Burlington.  This live, antique fashion show will showcase Lorette Sousie’s private collection featuring 27 local models wearing over 75 fashions from the 1890’s through the 1980’s.It will be a relaxing afternoon, reminiscent of a bygone era with stunning fashions from the Turn of the Century.  Participants will … read more