We’re Growing! Building Renovation Will Support Local Entrepreneurship

Over the past several years, the Monadnock Region has become a beehive of entrepreneurial activity. And the Hannah Grimes Center has grown to become a focal point for entrepreneurship in the area, running a business incubator program, providing workshops to hone business skills, and offering services to businesses and nonprofits alike. To meet growing demand, […]

Understanding a Benefit Corporation or B-Corp

A Benefit Corporation, or B-Corp, is a type of for-profit corporation that provides the highest standard of social and environmental transparency, accountability and corporate purpose. Recently New Hampshire passed legislation allowing B-Corps. If you’d like to know more about the potential advantages of a B-Corp, register now for a free workshop, Understanding a Benefit Corporation […]

Support Your Local Economy: Eat Local Monadnock Farm-Fresh

Buying local has become increasingly popular. And what could be tastier than supporting the local economy by buying locally grown and produced food? It’s an economic fact that when a purchase is made from a local business, on average, over 60 percent of your dollar works and stays in the local economy. When a purchase […]

Register Now: Four Things to Consider Before Starting Your Business

Are you thinking of starting your own business? Hannah Grimes August 14th Pre-Biz Workshop: Four Things to Consider Before Starting Your Business will help you organize your thoughts and decide if starting a small business is the right thing. At this free two-hour workshop, we’ll discuss the four critical areas you need to be aware […]

Citizens Bank Charitable Foundation Awards $10,000 to Hannah Grimes

Supporting programs that enhance the development and growth of local entrepreneurs, Citizens Bank Charitable Foundation has awarded a $10,000 grant to the Hannah Grimes Center. “Hannah Grimes delivers a range of programs designed to build business skills and improve the success rate of local businesses and nonprofit organizations.” said Mary Ann Kristiansen, Executive Director, Hannah […]

Bank of America Charitable Foundation Awards $10,000 to Hannah Grimes

Supporting efforts to address issues related to jobs and education, Bank of America Charitable Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Bank of America, has awarded a $10,000 grant to the Hannah Grimes Center. “This important funding will support the Hannah Grimes’ Key Partner program, which provides a stable funding base to grow our business support initiatives,” […]

Scholarship Dollars Available for Hannah Grimes’ Programs

Did you know that you may qualify for scholarship funds available to help cover the cost of Hannah Grimes’ educational programs and workshops? Many of Hannah Grimes’ workshops, seminars and educational programs are free, but several do require a fee or tuition payment to participate. Money has been set aside in a Hannah Grimes scholarship […]

People’s United Community Foundation Awards $7,000 to Hannah Grimes

As part of its commitment to promote economic development and the well-being of neighborhoods in the communities where People’s United Bank operates, the People’s United Community Foundation, the philanthropic arm of People’s United Bank, has awarded a $7,000 grant to the Hannah Grimes Center. “The funding will support the Hannah Grimes’ Key Partner program, which […]