About Our Board Matching Resource

This resource is designed to:

  1. Offer nonprofits a platform to connect with potential board members
  2. Connect community members with nonprofit board service opportunities
  3. Build deeper connections between the nonprofit and business communities

Information is collected and provided below, per the nonprofit’s needs and current activities. It is updated as needed.

Please contact us at programs@hannahgrimes.com to submit a form for your nonprofit!

Nonprofits Seeking Board Members

A Child’s Nature

Location: Wilton, NH | Focus area: early childhood education | Year founded: 2013
FT Staff: 4 | Volunteers: many | Website: www.achildsnature.org
Meeting Frequency: monthly | Meeting Location: Pine Hill Waldorf campus
Seeking: experience with grant writing, endowment investments, marketing/communications, volunteer management, grant writing, and major donor cultivation

Contact: Cynthia West, email

Arts Alive!

Location: Keene, NH | Focus area: Arts advocacy, cultural tourism, and NPO arts incubation | Year founded: 2009
FT Staff: 1 | Volunteers: 2 | Website: monadnockartsalive.org
Meeting Frequency: monthly | Meeting Location: varies
Seeking: experience with resource/fundraising skills, legal expertise with intellectual properties, marketing communications evaluation, and board governance best practices.

Contact: Jessica Gelter , email

Community Volunteer Transportation Company (CVTC)

Location: Peterborough, NH | Focus area: transportation | Year founded: 2008
FT Staff: 2 | Volunteers: 88 | Website: www.cvtc-nh.org
Meeting Frequency: monthly on 2nd Monday| Meeting Location: Peterborough
Seeking: experience in fiscal planning and budgeting, special events, marketing and publicity, volunteer management, and compensation and benefits of governance.

Contact: Eileen Fernandes, email

Grand Monadnock Youth Choirs

Location: Keene & Peterborough | Focus area: youth choral music | Year founded: 1997
FT Staff: 1 | Volunteers: 20+ | Website: www.grandmonadnockyouthchoirs.org
Meeting Frequency: monthly | Meeting Location: varies
Seeking: experience in database management, fundraising, development, non-profit art organizations, children’s programming, business connections, and the choral arts.

Contact: Esther Rhoades, email

Great River Food Co-op

Location: Walpole, NH | Focus area: retail food cooperative | Year founded: 2010
FT Staff:
 0 | Volunteers: 8 | Website: www.greatriveroodcoop.com
Meeting Frequency: monthly | Meeting Location: Walpole, NH
Seeking: experience with accounting; fundraising and grant writing of all types; marketing and communications; volunteer management; meeting facilitation; board development and governance resources; experience with food cooperatives

Contact: Kim Mastrianni, email

Keene Community Music Center

Location: Keene, NH | Focus area: Music Education & Performance | Year founded: 2006

FT Staff: 0 | Volunteers: 0 | Website: www.keenemusic.org/

Meeting Frequency: monthly | Meeting Location: Keene Community Music Center

Seeking: Professional musician with board service experience and experience with accounting, fiscal planning & budgeting, taxes and audits, grant writing, major donor cultivation, marketing & communications, web design, and donor database management.

Contact: Walter F. Griffiths, email

Making Community Connections Charter School (MC2 Charter School)

Location: Keene and Manchester, NH | Focus area: education | Year founded: 2011
FT Staff: 37| Volunteers: 65| Website: www.mc2school.org
Meeting Frequency: monthly | Meeting Location: Keene and Manchester
Seeking: experience with fundraising (corporate, foundation, special events, individual solicitations, and major donor cultivation); marketing and communications (general expertise and guidance in promoting community awareness of the school and recruiting involvement and enrollment).

Contact: Elizabeth Cardine, email

Maps Counseling Services

Location: Keene, NH | Focus area: outpatient mental health | Year founded: 1973
FT Staff: 17 | Volunteers: 10 | Website: www.mapsnh.org
Meeting Frequency: monthly | Meeting Location: Hannah Grimes Center (Keene)
Seeking: experience with grant writing, financials (accounting, planning, investments, tax audits, etc.), corporate fundraising, legal expertise (real estate and contracts), technology (social media), marketing/communications, board governance and development

Contact: Gary S. Barnes, PhD, email

Media Power Youth

Location: Manchester, NH | Focus area: child health and education | Year founded: 2008
FT Staff: 2 | Website: mediapoweryouth.org
Meeting Frequency: monthly; 3rd Monday | Meeting Location: Manchester, NH
Seeking: experience with accounting, fiscal planning & budgeting, tax and audit experience, fundraising, grant writing, media & public relations, volunteer management, human resources, and classroom & administrative experience

Contact: Susan O’Neil, email

Monadnock Habitat for Humanity

Location: Keene, NH | Focus area: affordable housing | Year founded: 1992
FT Staff: 0 | Volunteers: 200+ | Website: www.habitatnh.org
Meeting Frequency: monthly | Meeting Location: Keene, NH
Seeking: experience with accounting, fiscal planning and budgeting; fundraising events; marketing and communications for projects; social media; volunteer recruitment and management

Contact: Patrick Knittle, email

Pathways for Keene

Location: Keene, NH | Focus area: ACTIVE transportation development| Year founded: 1994
FT Staff:
 0 | Volunteers: 12 | Website: www.pathwaysforkeene.org
Meeting Frequency: quarterly | Meeting Location: alternating locations
Seeking: experience with taxes and auditing; corporate fundraising, special events, grant writing, and major donor cultivation; legal expertise; social media and digital marketing; database management/IT; volunteer management, meeting facilitation

Contact: Chuck Redfern, email