By Lois R. Shea, Senior Writer and Communications Officer |
Giving is always in season, and New Hampshire Business Review’s annual giving guide provides information and inspiration year-round.
The 2019 Charitable Giving Guide includes profiles of New Hampshire nonprofits, plus a how-to by the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation’s Laura Rauscher about how “charitable mission statements” can help people, families and businesses make their giving more effective, rewarding and joyful.
Read about how Eastern Bank supports life-changing scholarships, and how the Amato family of Milford is helping kids in their community — while also involving their own children and grandchildren in giving.
The Charitable Foundation is a founding partner of the Giving Guide, and sponsors the annual publication. This year’s sponsors also include Dartmouth-Hitchcock, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, the Concord Hospital Trust, and Sheehan Phinney.
Kudos to New Hampshire Business Review for inspiring people to give.
Click the guide below to preview the digital edition.
Equitable access through homegrown career pathways
‘I didn’t know these doors were open to me.’ Partner post from Reaching Higher NH about how schools are promoting equitable access through homegrown career pathways.
Evelyn Aissa, Sarah Mattson Dustin, Kristin Girald and Ritu Ullal join New Hampshire Charitable Foundation Board of Directors
The 11-member governing board oversees grantmaking, finances, stewardship of philanthropic resources and strategic initiatives for New Hampshire’s statewide community foundation.
The next surge
New Hampshire nonprofits address COVID’s mental health fallout.
We want New Hampshire to foster an environment that lifts the human spirit
If HB 544 passes — aimed ban to anti-racism, implicit bias and gender bias training in state-funded agencies, schools, and business — it would be severely problematic for our economy, our children, and our image to the rest of the nation
Teacher Kristin Lizotte reflects on her McAuliffe Sabbatical year
Each year, the Christa McAuliffe Sabbatical awards a year-long leave of absence to an exceptional New Hampshire public school teacher. The sabbatical provides the teacher with the time, space, and funding to explore, through a self-designed project, new ideas and ways to enhance classroom teaching. Here, Kearsarge Elementary School teacher Kristin Lizotte, who was awarded the McAuliffe Sabbatical in 2019, reflects on her experience.
Remembering Harold Janeway
Few people have given greater service to — or had a greater impact on — the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation than Harold Janeway. He was a beloved member of the Foundation community who will be profoundly missed. "When I think about Harold, I will always think of his ability to gently ask hard questions, his humor, his vision, his patience when it was appropriate and impatience when it was not,” said Foundation President and CEO Richard Ober. “I think there are two words that tie all that together — wisdom and love.”
Here for New Hampshire
Read the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation's 2019 annual report.
Remembering Anne Zachos
Zachos, who passed away earlier this month, chaired the Foundation’s board from 1994 to 1996 and served as a member from 1990-1998. Former Foundation President Lew Feldstein remembers the combination of "strength, confidence and humor" she brought to everything she did.
Remembering Charlie DeGrandpre
Longtime Charitable Foundation board member and regional advisor helped to structure charitable gift that has made a significant difference for people struggling with substance use disorder in New Hampshire.
Learning at the edge of the comfort zone
Elizabeth A. Dragon, Keene City Manager and 2019 recipient of the Caroline and Martin Gross Fellowship, reflects on how the Senior Executives in State and Local Government program at Harvard pushes attendees to the edge of their comfort zone – the best place to learn.
Australia’s bush fires: Here’s what you can do to help
Australian Communities Foundation shares information on how to best help their country recover in the months and years ahead.
Leading with dignity
Maggie Fogarty, co-leader of the New Hampshire program of the American Friends Service Committee, sees her role as being present with and elevating the voices and leadership of people whose essential dignity is threatened.