Hannah Grimes Center awarded first Champion in Action of 2013!

Under the category of strengthening communities, the Hannah Grimes Center received the first Champion in Action award of 2013, presented by Citizens Bank and WMUR-TV. The prize includes a $35,000 grant and numerous PSAs on WMUR amounting to thousands of dollars in advertising hours. Hannah Grimes the woman, for which the center and marketplace are […]


Hannah Grimes Center Names New Program Coordinator

Keene, NH – The Hannah Grimes Center announced that Jillian Garcia, a 2010 graduate of the University of New Hampshire, has been named Program Coordinator. Garcia is responsible for managing all aspects of Hannah Grimes’ numerous workshops, seminars and educational programs in support of the development of entrepreneurs and community builders throughout the Monadnock region. […]


Legacy – Multi-Generation Family Business Presentation June 15, 2012 at the Mariposa Museum

On Friday, June 15 at 7 p.m. at the Mariposa Museum in Peterborough, NH, Jim Howard will show his film, Legacy, a documentary on family businesses that have been handed down over many generations.  Two of the subjects of his film are Edmunds Hardware in Antrim and Henniker, and Great Brook Farm in Walpole (operated […]


Mary Ann Kristiansen Interviews With Dan Mitchell on WKBK

Hannah Grimes Executive Director Mary Ann Kristiansen was a recently featured guest on WKBK’s The Dan Mitchell Morning Show. In her interview, Mary Ann discussed the history of the Hannah Grimes Marketplace, the various programs offered to businesses of all sizes and stages at the Hannah Grimes Center, as well as her broader vision for […]