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Volunteer Highlight: Ana Morrison

Volunteer Highlight: Ana Morrison

Ana received the Outstanding Volunteer Service Award for the Youth/Young Adult category at the 2021 Spirit of NH Awards for her service with the Meelia Center for Community Engagement at St. Anselm College in Manchester. During her time as a student at St. Anselm and...

People’s Choice Award

People’s Choice Award

In 2020, Volunteer NH awarded the first-ever People's Choice Award to Ishwori Bhatta live during the Spirit of NH Awards. The event was virtual, but because our team had recorded interviews with each awardee before the event, we were able to play his during the event....

New Hampshire Food Bank Salvage Sorters

New Hampshire Food Bank Salvage Sorters

There are seven members that make up the core group of Salvage Sorting Volunteers at the New Hampshire Food Bank: Eileen & George Denoncourt, Gail Sprague, Kathy Satter, Pat McGiffin, Paul Bartlett, and Phillip Moreau. This group is dedicated, reliable, does their...

Jaimie Adams

Jaimie Adams

Our August Volunteer of the Month is a special one: 2020 Spirit of NH Awardee, Jaimie Adams! When the COVID-19 pandemic hit NH in early 2020 and the State requested skilled medical volunteers, Jaimie registered on NHResponds.org and waited. She sprang into action in...

Spirit of NH Awards: Past to Present

Spirit of NH Awards: Past to Present   The Spirit of NH Awards are the largest volunteer recognition event in New Hampshire.  Since 2003, Volunteer NH has honored individuals and groups who have exemplified an ethic of service and a commitment to improving their...

Carol Austin

Carol Austin

Carol Austin has been a volunteer with the Monadnock RSVP Volunteer Center since 2003, participating in both the Neighbors-In-Deed independent living program and America Reads, a national literacy program. AmeriCorps members and AmeriCorps Seniors volunteers (like...

News & Opportunities

Conference Recordings Available for Viewing

Conference Recordings Available for Viewing

CONCORD, NH – Last week, nearly 300 individuals from New Hampshire and across the country participated in Volunteer NH’s virtual Governor’s Conference on Volunteerism. The conference is an annual professional development opportunity that supports and strengthens New...

Registration Open for Free, Virtual Conference on Volunteerism

Registration Open for Free, Virtual Conference on Volunteerism

This spring, hundreds of individuals from New Hampshire and beyond are expected to explore The Power of Collaboration by participating in Volunteer NH’s 2022 Governor’s Conference on Volunteerism. Registration is now open for the conference, which will take place via...

Announcing: Inaugural VGF Mini-Grant Recipients

Announcing: Inaugural VGF Mini-Grant Recipients

Volunteer NH is proud to announce our first-ever group of Volunteer Generation Fund (VGF) Mini-Grant recipients: Cornerstone VNA Families in Transition FIRST New Hampshire Robotics Makers Mill (G.A.L.A Community Center) Lebanon Opera House New Hampshire Catholic...

Nominate the Next Outstanding Volunteer Manager of the Year

Nominate the Next Outstanding Volunteer Manager of the Year

Do you know an excellent volunteer manager? Nominate them for some well-deserved recognition! Volunteer NH is now accepting nominations for the 2022 Governor’s Outstanding Volunteer Manager of the Year. The award will be presented (virtually) during the first day of...

Funding Opportunity: 2022-2023 AmeriCorps Program Grants

Funding Opportunity: 2022-2023 AmeriCorps Program Grants

PLEASE NOTE: This notice is for AmeriCorps New Hampshire Formula Grant Programs. These grants are awarded to organizations to operate an AmeriCorps program that will place AmeriCorps members in service in New Hampshire. Only Legal Applicants that have prior experience...

Funding Opportunity: 2022-2023 AmeriCorps Planning Grants

Funding Opportunity: 2022-2023 AmeriCorps Planning Grants

Please note: This notice is for AmeriCorps New Hampshire Planning Grant applicants, which are AmeriCorps State Formula Grants. These grants are awarded to organizations to spend up-to a year developing a potential AmeriCorps program that will place AmeriCorps members...

Notice of Funding Opportunity: Volunteer Generation Fund Mini-Grant

Notice of Funding Opportunity: Volunteer Generation Fund Mini-Grant

Funding Opportunity Title: 2022 Volunteer Generation Fund Mini-Grant Announcement Grant Period: Monday, March 14, 2022 – Monday, August 1, 2022 Type: Initial Announcement for New Applicants Federal Agency: AmeriCorps Assistance Listing Number: 94.021   Volunteer...