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Doing Good NH: The Power of UpReach

This week I had the pleasure of interviewing Manchester young professional Lauren Kochakian and touring UpReach Therapeutic Equestrian Center in Goffstown!   Lauren is originally from Massachusetts and vacationed in New Hampshire growing up and she states that it was an amazing childhood full of camping, boating, hiking, and visiting many of the great attractions the […]

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Ski Like a Pirate!

A couple disclosures here: 1. I volunteer with Adaptive Sports Partners of the North Country, so I have a vested interest in the success of the organization. 2. I think dressing like a pirate while skiing and supporting a local non-profit is awesome. Adaptive Sports Partners of the North Country (ASPNC) is holding its annual winter […]

Left to right, Rachelle Lyons ’11, ’12G, Sodexo’s Ryan McQueeney, student volunteer Haley Poirier ’19, Sodexo’s Don Mudge and student volunteer Shelby Chapman ’19 prepare a delivery of donated food from Plymouth State to the Bridge House in Plymouth.

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Food for Thought: Plymouth Students Team Up to Feed Those in Need

As fall arrives and the leaves being to change many begin to imagine the holiday feasts to come, while others including our neighbors, co-workers and classmates are struggling to secure their next meal. Hunger action group Feeding America reports that 1 in 9 people in New Hampshire struggles with hunger. In an effort to both address […]

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Nonprofits that Keep NH Looking its Best

There are many places you can send your money – from dolphin rescue leagues to the Cayman Islands. But if you’re interested in contributing to nonprofits that make differences in New Hampshire’s built and natural landscape, there are a few statewide groups that do it best. The following nonprofits work to maintain that deep sense […]