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...
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...
Isabel Povey

Isabel Povey

Isabel Povey began fighting food insecurity at the age of seven!  Since then, she has been advocating to find solutions to alleviate hunger not only in New Hampshire but also around the globe. Isabel knows better than most that volunteering is an excellent way for a...