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Vital Communities Online Guide

Step 1: General Information

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Starting with this page, fill out the fields below and follow the prompts to create your Guide listing. Please note, your written responses will be published as you write them, so use the language and punctuation you want to see on your Guide page. It may help to keep an existing Guide list open in another tab in your browser, so you can see an example while you work.

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  • Registered in the state of New Hampshire or Vermont, with no corporate or national headquarters outside the respective state
  • All marketing, rent, and other business expenses paid without the assistance from, or payment to a corporate headquarters
  • Able to make independent decisions regarding name and appearance, as well as all purchasing, supply and distribution practices
  • The owner is (or majority of owners) a local resident who lives within Vermont and New Hampshire for more than half the year
  • If the business has multiple outlets/branches, the majority shall be located in New Hampshire and Vermont
  • Locally owned franchises are eligible if franchisee has exercised independent decisions regarding name and appearance of business.