Organizational Partners

Vermont Adaptive Ski and Sports
Vermont Adaptive Ski & Sports is a nationally recognized organization that empowers people of all abilities through inclusive sports and recreational programming regardless of the ability to pay. They offer the largest variety of program opportunities and unique, specialized equipment. Vermont Adaptive operates a facility out of Sugarbush's Mt. Ellen, providing adaptive skiing for its clients. The organization is currently fundraising to build a new facility at Mt. Ellen.

Kelly Brush Foundation
The Kelly Brush Foundation is dedicated to making active lifestyles a reality for those who have experienced a spinal cord injury. The foundation was founded by Kelly and her family after Kelly was injured racing in an NCAA alpine ski race. Sugarbush remains an active partner of the organization, sponsoring various events and hosting "Ski Days with Kelly" at the resort from time to time.

High Fives Foundation
High Fives focuses on preventing life-changing injuries and provides resources and hope if they happen. After Roy Tuscany, founder and CEO, suffered a spinal cord injury while training in Mammouth, he managed to get back onto skis just two years later with the help of strong personalities, positivity, and high fives. Today Sugarbush hosts several High Fives fundraising events, and sponsors them through the year.

Mad River Path Association
Mad River Path is a community-support organization whose missions is to build, maintain, and conserve a system of continuous public pathways and trails between Warren and Moretown, VT. Sugarbush is a premium business partner, helping to provide funds as well as event support.

Mad River Riders
Mad River Riders is a chapter of the Vermont Mountain Bike Association, dedicated to maintaining and expanding upon a vast network of mountain bike terrain in the Mad River Valley. Sugarbush sponsors the organization to help grow the vibrant biking community in the Valley.

Education Partnerships

Sugarbush is pleased to partner with local colleges, universities, and academies.

Green Mountain Valley School
GMVS is a college preparatory high school in Waitsfield, Vermont. The school partners closely with Sugarbush for its alpine race training, with a dedicated race facility located at Mt. Ellen and dedicated race terrain on Inverness and Brambles.

The University of Vermont
The University of Vermont and State Agricultural College, is a public research university in Burlington, Vermont. It was founded in 1791 and is the state's land-grant university.

Champlain College
Champlain College is a private college in Burlington, Vermont. Founded in 1878, Champlain offers on-campus undergraduate and online undergraduate courses through Champlain College Online, along with online certificate and degree programs and master's degree programs, in more than 80 subject areas.

Saint Michael’s
Saint Michael's College is a private, Roman Catholic, liberal arts college in Colchester, Vermont. Saint Michael's was founded in 1904 by the Society of Saint Edmund. Saint Michael's College grants Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees in over 30 majors to their 1,600 undergraduate students.

Dartmouth College
Dartmouth College is a private Ivy League research university in Hanover, New Hampshire, United States. Established in 1769 by Eleazar Wheelock, it is the ninth-oldest institution of higher education in the United States and one of the nine colonial colleges chartered before the American Revolution.

Middlebury College
Middlebury College is a private liberal arts college in Middlebury, Vermont. It was founded in 1800 by Congregationalists, making it the first operating college or university in Vermont. The college currently enrolls 2,526 undergraduates from all 50 states and 74 countries and offers 44 majors in the arts, humanities, literature, foreign languages, social sciences, and natural sciences.

Norwich University
The Military College of Vermont is a private university in Northfield, Vermont. It is the oldest private military college in the United States. The university was founded in 1819 at Norwich, Vermont, as the American Literary, Scientific and Military Academy.Norwich University

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