Kurn Hattin Homes Once Again earns Coveted 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator
June 2, 2020
New England Kurn Hattin Homes for Children's commitment to accountability and transparency has earned it the highest possible 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator, for the second consecutive year.
“Only 32% of the charities we evaluate have received at least 2 consecutive 4-star evaluations, indicating that New England Kurn Hattin Homes outperforms most other charities in America. This exceptional designation from Charity Navigator sets New England Kurn Hattin Homes apart from its peers and demonstrates to the public its trustworthiness," stated Michael Thatcher, President and CEO of Charity Navigator.
Burlington, Vermont Rector Initiates Charitable Effort Spanning Six States
May 18, 2020
Father Lance Harlow, Rector of the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Burlington, created the St. Nicholas Project after many years of being involved with Kurn Hattin Homes for Children in Westminster, VT, a charitable, year-round, residential home and school for children, ages 5-15, from throughout the northeast.
Kurn Hattin Student named Vermont American Legion Essay Champion
May 8, 2020
Deeanna Nicol, Class of 2020 at New England Kurn Hattin Homes, was named as this year’s Americanism Essay Champion for grades 7-8 by the Pierce-Lawton Unit 37 Vermont State American Legion Auxiliary.
This national Americanism Essay Contest, open to students in grades 3-12 and sponsored by the American Legion Auxiliary, promotes patriotism and responsible citizenship. The title of this year’s contest was “How can we address the health and well-being of our veterans, the military, and their families?” Thirteen students from Kurn Hattin submitted essays in the statewide contest this year, and this is the second consecutive year that a Kurn Hattin student’s essay has been selected as state champion.
Trail Work at Kurn Hattin
May 7, 2020
Kurn Hattin staff taking this opportunity to spruce up the campus trails and outdoor classrooms for when our students return.