Things You Learn on a Habitat Build Site

  Skills I’ve relearned the pleasures and pains of working with my hands. Recently, a group of older volunteers, with different skills, has been rehabbing older homes in the Bath, Maine, area. I have come to appreciate seamless cooperation among us. — Volunteer Gerry Brookes, Habitat 7 Rivers       “Get-it-done-ness” The Jimmy & […]

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Remarkable New Hampshire Women 2014: Game Changers

Congraulations to Elaine Hamel, Founder of Girls at Work in being named by nhmagazine.com and one of 2014’s game changers!  A woman after our own heart! PHOTO BY PETER J. MCGINNIS One morning last summer, Elaine Hamel had just taught a group of young girls how to build a picnic table at her workshop in Goffstown. […]

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Cranmore Cares

It all started with a chance meeting at one of the Chamber’s After Hours events in the February time frame when Bob Holdsworth, Habitat’s PR chairman struck up a conversation with one of Cranmore Mountain Resort‘s sales staff. Bob asked if Cranmore worked with non-profits and was told yes and that Beth Hutchins, Cranmore’s Human Resources […]

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