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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...

News & Opportunities

Nominate for the 2024 NH Volunteer Manager of the Year Award!

Nominate for the 2024 NH Volunteer Manager of the Year Award!

Do you know a great Volunteer Manager? A Volunteer Manager knows that operating a volunteer program is no small feat. It takes a tremendous amount of time, effort, patience, perseverance, managerial skill, long-term vision, and a willingness to engage in continuous...

Volunteer NH is Seeking Volunteer Projects for 2024 MLK Day

Volunteer NH is Seeking Volunteer Projects for 2024 MLK Day

Do you have something at your organization that needs doing? Painting? Cleaning? Organizing? Something a little more complicated? Volunteer NH is seeking project proposals for our AmeriCorps members to participate in for the 2024 Martin Luther King Jr. (MLK) Day of...

Join The Volunteer NH Board of Directors

Join The Volunteer NH Board of Directors

If you believe in solving challenges through volunteerism, read on! Volunteer NH, New Hampshire’s State Service Commission, is looking for qualified and motivated individuals to join our Board of Directors. [button...

Eight NH Nonprofits Receive Volunteer Program Capacity-Building Funds

Eight NH Nonprofits Receive Volunteer Program Capacity-Building Funds

Volunteer NH is excited to announce the awarding of eight Volunteer Generation Fund (VGF) Mini-Grants (totaling $23,476) to nonprofits across the state to pay for a one-time need to increase the capacity of their volunteer programs. This funding opportunity was made...

Funding Opportunity: 2024-2025 Competitive AmeriCorps Programs

Funding Opportunity: 2024-2025 Competitive AmeriCorps Programs

Volunteer NH has posted an opportunity for eligible organizations wishing to operate AmeriCorps Programs in New Hampshire. IMPORTANT NOTE ON ELIGIBILITY: Prior AmeriCorps experience is a requirement for any organization looking to apply to either Notice. Only...

Funding Opportunity: Volunteer Generation Fund Mini-Grants

Funding Opportunity: Volunteer Generation Fund Mini-Grants

Funding Opportunity Title: FY22 Volunteer Generation Fund Mini-Grants Announcement Grant Period: September 1, 2023 – Thursday, February 29, 2024 Federal Agency: AmeriCorps Assistance Listing Number: 94.021 Overview Volunteer NH invites eligible organizations to apply...