The Hannah Grimes Center Welcomes Pro Bono Coach Ashley Morse

Ashley has over 12 years of bookkeeping and payroll experience and is the owner of Necessary Numbers. Necessary Numbers is a bookkeeping and payroll company specializing in helping start-ups and small businesses. We provide full-service bookkeeping (including budgeting, accounts receivable, accounts payable and inventory tracking) and payroll services, as well as training and consulting for […]



The Hannah Grimes Center Welcomes Pro Bono Coach Joanne Randall

An MBA in Strategic Leadership, Joanne Randall has spent her career working in management and business. Her Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration is from the Whittemore School of Business and Economics at the University of New Hampshire and her MBA is from New England College. She is a Coach, Consultant, and Marketing expert. Her background […]


Business-Pitch Competitions: A New Economic Development Strategy for Rural America

Rural businesses in Colorado will soon take part in a unique competition. Business owners will pitch their ideas, with the best one winning funding for the execution of their vision. Think “Shark Tank” meets rural America. The Greater Colorado Pitch Series allows any company located in rural Colorado to apply for a range of funding from […]


REDC has partnered with The Hannah Grimes Center for Entrepreneurship to start a new loan fund aimed at helping small businesses in the Monadnock Region

REDC has partnered with The Hannah Grimes Center for Entrepreneurship to start a new loan fund aimed at helping small businesses in the Monadnock Region grow and thrive. The Hannah Grimes Center Revolving Loan Fund (HGCRLF), created in collaboration with the Hannah Grimes Center for Entrepreneurship, will make loans between $5,000 and $50,000 available to new […]


2021 Social Innovation Leader Award

The Entrepreneurs Fund of New Hampshire (EFNH), a donor-advised fund of the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation, has recognized Mary Ann Kristiansen, executive director for the Hannah Grimes Center for Entrepreneurship, with its 2021 Social Innovation Leader Award. Along with the award, the Entrepreneurs Fund made a $25,000 grant to the Hannah Grimes Center for Entrepreneurship. […]


Rise & Shine Show on WOOL FM with special guest – Julianna Dodson

Radically Rural Director, Julianna Dodson joined Eric Kallio at Rise & Shine Show – WOOL FM on February 03.2022 During the show they discussed some of the hurdles that business owners face and how the programs of the Hannah Grimes Center can help. They also talked about Radically Rural, their national community-driven rural economic development […]


FIRST FRIDAYS at the HIVE

Ready to try co-working? First Fridays of the month are Free at the HIVE. Invite your friends and coworkers to drop-in to the HIVE from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. to work and network for FREE! February 04, evening networking events: 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm – The founder of Jack’s Crackers, LLC – Kevin […]


Program Outreach and Administrative Coordinator, SBA Navigator Grant Position Opening at the Hannah Grimes Center for Entrepreneurship

Job Title: Program Outreach and Administrative Coordinator, SBA Navigator Grant Classification & Salary: We are looking to fill this two-year position with one Full-Time, Exempt. $40-$45,000 with benefits or two Part-Time, Non-Exempt employees at $24/hr without benefits. Start Date:  December 1, 2021 or whenever the position is filled.  Summary Position Description The Coordinator position is […]