Granite United Way CEO Patrick Tufts stepping down after 20 years of social good

read more…: Granite United Way CEO Patrick Tufts stepping down after 20 years of social good

Granite United Way announces that Patrick Tufts, President and CEO, will be stepping down from his role at the end of the year. His departure follows two decades of innovative leadership for the organization. Under Tufts’ guidance, the organization has experienced exceptional growth and made a significant impact in communities across New Hampshire and Vermont. 

The Art of Barbara Morse: Collaborative 2-day exhibit at The Venues at the Factory, July 19-20

read more…: The Art of Barbara Morse: Collaborative 2-day exhibit at The Venues at the Factory, July 19-20

A two-day exhibit of the work of the late artist Barbara Morse of Amherst will take place at The Factory on Willow in Manchester. The Venues at the Factory is arranging this art display in collaboration with the New Hampshire Art Association, the NH Chapter of the Women’s Caucus for Art, and the NH Business Committee for the Arts.

Ryerson takes the helm at SNHU, succeeding Paul LeBlanc as the unversity’s 6th president

read more…: Ryerson takes the helm at SNHU, succeeding Paul LeBlanc as the unversity’s 6th president

Lisa Marsh Ryerson began her tenure this week as the sixth president of Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU). Ryerson, who previously served on the SNHU Board of Trustees for six years before taking on the role of university provost in 2022, succeeds Dr. Paul J. LeBlanc who announced his decision to step down late last year following 21 years of transformational leadership.

Bean Foundation announces $178K in grants to local non-profits

read more…: Bean Foundation announces $178K in grants to local non-profits

The Norwin S. and Elizabeth N. Bean Foundation has awarded grants made at its June 2024 funding meeting totaling over $178,000 across six organizations. These grants will support non-profit organizations in the communities of Manchester and Amherst that provide services in the areas of human services, education, public benefit, and the environment.