Archive | Living in NH

RSS feed for this section

Doing Good New Hampshire with Jen Adams of Fierce Spirit Fitness

This week I had the opportunity to speak with Jen Adams, the owner of Fierce Spirit Fitness, the co-founder of Coaching NH, and a certified trainer, life coach, health coach, and fitness/nutrition specialist.  Jen was born and raised in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire.  When I asked her why she decided to stay, work, […]

Doing Good New Hampshire with Melina Baker

This week I had the privilege of speaking with Melina Baker, the Executive Director of the Pemi Youth Center in Plymouth, NH. Melina was born and raised in Attleboro, Massachusetts and graduated from Bridgewater State University, and earned her masters in Human Services Leadership from Plymouth State University.  While in college she would escape up […]

Doing Good New Hampshire with Derek Reiss and Skate for the 22

This week I had the privilege of speaking with Derek Reiss of Hampton. Derek volunteers with the Skate for the 22 Foundation, a non-profit helping veterans through hockey!  When I asked Derek why he decided to stay, work, and play in New Hampshire, he said “That’s easy, I love the state! I love our way […]

Naomi Fishing

Doing Good New Hampshire with Naomi Hastings

This week I had the honor of speaking with Naomi Hastings, a young professional giving back and leading with love. Born and raised in Lebanon, she now raises her three beautiful girls just up the road in Grantham. Naomi is a water operator and administrative assistant in Eastman, and the President of the Faith, Hope, […]

Doing Good New Hampshire with Beth Heyward

This week I spoke with Beth Heyward, the Director of Community Services at Community Action Program, Belknap-Merrimack Counties Inc. in Concord.  Beth was born and raised in Epping and now raises her own family there! When I asked Beth why she decided to stay, work and play in New Hampshire she said “I love everything […]

AdvocacyNetwork_Voice

Be the Change, Be a Voice for Young People

The Problem Living in New Hampshire where the average age is 43 (the second oldest state in the U.S.), I have been the youngest person in many of the rooms I walk into. Sometimes I think this dynamic keeps me feeling young even as I creep into my mid-thirties. More often though, the position of […]

part0 (1)

Meet Julia – Stay Work Play’s New Regional Insider’s Guide Intern!

Hi all! I’m Julia Denaro, a Professional and Technical Communications major at the University of New Hampshire at Manchester. This fall I’ll be Stay Work Play’s newest Regional Insider’s Guide intern and I’m excited to use my writing and researching skills for this amazing organization! When out of class, I participate in school clubs where […]

pondicherry

Conservation Commission: Critical Issues

This is the third blog in a series, if you haven’t already, check out the other Conservation Commission blogs: Meet Member Brett Gagnon and Brett’s Experience. What are the most critical issues facing conservation efforts in the next 3 years?  Most of the issues facing conservation efforts, both locally and globally boil down to sustainability. […]