high school and college chapters


CVU ROC

Champlain Valley Union High School ROC was started by Natalie Meyer in 2014. Currently there are over 50 members who actively participate in a weekly tutoring program (Heritage Learning Program). CVU ROC organizes an annual  state-wide winter clothing drive and a separate school supplies drive. In 2015, CVU ROC, held a fundraising event for victims of the earthquake in Nepal selling free trade Nepali bracelets. They raised over $2000 that went directly back to earthquake victims. In 2016 CVU ROC held another bracelet drive with proceeds going to fund the tutoring program for the 2016-2017 year. 


SB ROC

South Burlington High School R.O.C. was started by Augie Arms in the fall of 2015. SB R.O.C.  participates in the Heritage Learning Program alongside CVU R.O.C. and was a key partner in the success of the winter clothing drives and school supplies drive in  2015 and 2016. 


MMU ROC

Mount Mansfield Union High School ROC was started by Isabelle Rabideau in the fall of 2015.  MMU ROC has participated in New American tutoring programs at King St. Youth Center as well as coming to the ROC Inc. tutoring training event. MMU ROC was an active participant and collaborator for the 2015  statewide winter clothing drive. 


Rice ROC

Rice Memorial high school became involved in the ROC tutoring program in the spring of 2016. Rice ROC was officially launched by Anna Schibli in the fall of 2016. Rice ROC participates in New American tutoring programs at all ROC affiliated programs. Rice ROC also be participates in all ROC fundraisers as well as guest speaker series. 


Stowe ROC

Stowe High School ROC was started by Rachel Smith in the fall of 2016. Stowe ROC participates in New American tutoring programs at all ROC. affiliated programs. Stowe R.O.C. will also participates in all ROC fundraisers as well as guest speaker series. 


Burlington ROC

Burlington High School ROC was started by Zoe Moskowitz in the fall of 2017. Burlington ROC will be participating in New American tutoring programs at all ROC affiliated programs. Burlington ROC will also be participating in all ROC fundraisers as well as guest speaker series. 


Harwood ROC

Harwood High School ROC was started by Lili Platt in the fall of 2017. Harwood ROC has founded community education, product donation and fundraising initiatives, enhanced peer tutoring programs for ROC and is hard at work this year to support resettling families in Vermont and beyond this year. Harwood’s chapter leader, Lili Platt, is the Program Director of ROC and leads connecting and supporting movements between ROC chapters.


MIDD R.O.C

Middlebury ROC was our first official college chapter and was started by Mikayla Hyman in the winter of 2017. Middlebury ROC will be focusing on tutoring programs for high school New Americans at all ROC affiliated programs. Middlebury ROC will participate in training programs for high school students, community guest speakers, and fundraising for Project GIRL.


St. Mikes ROC

St. Michael's College ROC was started by Katelynn Briere in the fall of 2017. St. Mikes’s ROC will be focusing on tutoring programs for high school New Americans at all ROC affiliated programs. St. Mike’s ROC will participate in training programs for high school students, community guest speakers and fundraising for Project GIRL.