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 […]

Brand Fundamentals™ Launched by Hannah Grimes’ Incubator Associate, Peter Harris

Peter Harris Creative, a Hannah Grimes’ incubator business, has launched a new company, Brand Fundamentals™. Brand Fundamentals is now in operation here at the Hannah Grimes Center for Entrepreneurship at 25 Roxbury Street in Keene. The new business reflects the recent evolution of a career of marketing communication businesses established by entrepreneur, Peter Harris. Brand […]

Musings from our small businesses: Thoughts from a Local Building Scientist

Periodically we like to hear from our small businesses: What are the main challenges they face? What do they need to be successful? What have they learned? And of course, how can businesses contribute to a vibrant community? Today Gabriel LaPlume, Owner, BuildSmart NE shares his “Thoughts from a Local Building Scientist”. – MAK I […]

People are Noticing: a Local Economy is a Good Economy

I am very proud to report that Hannah Grimes’ mission and ongoing work were recognized recently in two prominent state-wide publications. The Hannah Grimes Marketplace was named Retail Business of the Year by Business NH Magazine! Organizations in nine categories were chosen for “their outstanding civic contributions and exceptional performance within their industry sector.” The […]