Pandemic Pivoters Off and Running

The Hannah Grime’s Center for Entrepreneurship’s recently created Pandemic Pivot Fund is entering its second round of micro-grant contributions. After a trial run, HGC has found that investing small amounts on the grass roots level can have a measurable impact for entrepreneurs. The funds afford business owners a cushion as they take small risks in […]


The Hannah Grimes Center Installs Air Purifying Technology with the iWave Ionizer

The Hannah Grimes Center for Entrepreneurship is welcoming the workforce back with leading edge technology designed to provide fresher air and a clean and safe work environment for the staff, incubator tenants, coworkers, clients and guests of the Keene-based entrepreneurship center.   Nature uses lightning, waterfalls and ocean waves to break apart molecules, naturally cleaning the […]


The Hannah Grimes Center Welcomes Operation Coordinator Heather Lancey

The Hannah Grimes Center for Entrepreneurship is pleased to announce that following the initial impact of the pandemic, we have filled the long-open position of Operations Coordinator. We welcome the newest addition to our team, Heather Lancey, and are happy to have an extra set of hands again. As the Center’s Operations Coordinator, Heather oversees […]


Top Tips for Running Your Small Business During the COVID-19 Pandemic

After closing brick-and-mortar operations for several months because of the COVID-19 pandemic, owners of nonessential small businesses feel that they can finally see the light at the end of the tunnel. Slowly, local governments are rolling back restrictions on social activities and gatherings, meaning that businesses can expect more customers to return in the coming […]



COVID-19 Response Resources for Businesses and Organizations

**this resource list is updated daily with most recent updates at the top Small Businesses are being affected in a big way. These NH-based advisers can help you apply for loans and navigate your resources.  NH Small Business Development Center  |  SCORE New Hampshire  |  Center for Women and Enterprise COVID-19 Business Resource Center We […]




Operations Coordinator Position Opening at the Hannah Grimes Center for Entrepreneurship

A note from Mary Ann… We are looking forward to Life is Sweet having a new owner partner in downtown Keene in March, all the while we will be missing our amazing Operations Director, Shannon Hundley. Shannon managed Your Kitchen Store on Main Street prior to becoming our Operations Director in 2016 . Her love […]


The Hannah Grimes Center Succeeds in its Rightful Use of the term “Localvore”

In a successful defense of its rightful use of the domain name localvore.com, the decision of a Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) Panel noted that the Hannah Grimes Center for Entrepreneurship clearly demonstrated first use of the term “localvore” before Localvore, Inc., that they used “localvore”  in good faith. They further noted that the […]