Realizing that many colleges face increased pressure to hold the line on spending while continuing to provide campus services, AVIC consolidates the purchasing power of the private, not-for-profit campuses in Vermont so that members may purchase select products at a discount.  AVIC offers optional group purchasing opportunities in a number of areas such as equipment leasing, office supplies, furniture, and insurance as well as access to the State of Vermont contract pricing.

Life & Disability Insurance

AVIC offers it members discounted group life and disability insurance through Hickok and Boardman Group Benefits (HBGB).  HBGB places members’ plans out to bid with the primary objective of increasing individual members’ value by improving:

Pricing, Coverage, and Administration.

Please know that AVIC members may retain existing plan designs and administration.

Several AVIC members utilize Hickok & Boardman Group Benefits (HBGB) for life and disability insurance.

You may also be interested in participating in HBGB’s Vermont Benefit Survey.  The survey produces benchmarks to assist with planning benefit initiatives.

For additional information, please contact:

Dan Johnson

Hickok & Boardman Group Benefits

346 Shelburne Rd.

PO Box 1064

Burlington, VT 05402

Office:  (802) 488-8720 (direct line)

Cell:  (802) 238-5553