Congresswoman Kuster Meets with Community Leaders to Discuss Workforce Development

On February 19th Congresswoman Annie Kuster joined a group of local business and education leaders at Hannah Grimes for a roundtable discussion about local efforts to secure a 21st Century workforce. During the visit, Kuster heard from representatives from Hannah Grimes’ Business Incubator Program, as well as administrators and students from the Regional Center of […]


Neighbor Made Kitchen to be Featured on WMUR’s Chronicle

Check out  a feature story about Neighbor Made Kitchen on WMUR’s Chronicle, this Wednesday, the 23rd, at 7 PM. Keene-based Steve Ryder’s Neighbor Made Kitchen is an outstanding example of a creative, entrepreneurial approach to developing small, local specialty foods businesses. Hannah Grimes is in the early stages of working with Neighbor Made to help […]


WIA On-the-Job Training Program

Workforce Investment Act (WIA) – FAQs about the On-the-Job (OJT) Training Program. OJT Paths to Success outline of the program. What is OJT? OJT provides reimbursements to employers to help compensate for the costs associated with skills upgrade training and loss of production for newly hired employees. OJT training can assist employers who are looking to […]


Local Innovators: Leaders in Local & Regional Collaboration Report

The Hannah Grimes Center released the report, Local Innovators: Leaders in Local & Regional Collaboration, a product of nine interviews with a diverse sampling of local and regional leaders in the Monadnock Region of Southwest New Hampshire.  Included within the report are nine case studies that highlight challenges and innovative solutions for collaborating locally and […]


Ed Merrell Gallery Opening at the Hannah Grimes Center on September 27

The Hannah Grimes Center invites the community to view the paintings of local Jaffrey artist Ed Merrell. Merrell paints in oils in a realistic manner and finds inspiration in the environment of the Monadnock region. Merrell will host an opening on Thursday, September 27 from 5:00p.m.until 7:00p.m at the Hannah Grimes Center located at 25 […]


The Hannah Grimes Center Community Projects: Encouraging Innovation & Connecting Leaders

“If we find a critical, unmet need in the community, we will leverage our network to help if we think we can make a difference and if it serves our mission to help business and the community innovate, connect and thrive,” says Mary Ann Kristiansen, executive director and founder of the Center. “We know a […]