Volunteers

Teddy Willey operates the lift at Storrs Hill Ski Area. Courtesy photograph

Volunteer Jobs Listing

Friday, September 11, 2015

Please help us keep this list up to date. Send requests for volunteers by email to Volunteers@vnews.com, or by mail to Volunteer Jobs, c/o Valley News, P.O. Box 877, White River Junction, Vt. 05001. For more information about this list, call 603-727-3221. The complete Volunteer Jobs list can be found on the Valley News website: www.vnews.com. Click on “Life & …

List: Ongoing Support Groups

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Please help us keep this list up to date. Send information about support groups by email to Volunteers@vnews.com, or by mail to Support Groups, c/o Valley News, P.O. Box 877, White River Junction, Vt. 05001. For more information, call 603-727-3221. The complete list of support groups can be found on the Valley News …

List: Upper Valley Food Shelves

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Please help us keep this list up to date. To have information about your organization’s food shelf, soup kitchen or other similar program included in this list, or to update an existing entry, send details by email to Volunteers@vnews.com, or by regular mail to Valley News, P.O. Box 877, White River Junction, Vt. …

Hanover Rotary Auction Is Friday

Sunday, November 1, 2015

Lyme — Hanover Rotary Club’s gala auction is set for Friday at 6 p.m. at Dowd’s Country Inn. The annual event raises money for Hanover Rotary Charities and for a specific local nonprofit — this year it’s White River Junction-based Second Growth, which provides treatment and support services …

United Valley Interfaith Project Presents Annual Micah Awards

Sunday, November 1, 2015

White River Junction — More than a dozen Upper Valley residents were honored last Sunday at the fourth annual Micah Awards ceremony, sponsored by United Valley Interfaith Project. The event was held at Listen Community Center. “Each Micah Hero has been chosen by their faith community as especially …

Column: Can the Sanders Campaign Spark a Movement?

Saturday, October 31, 2015

Bernie Sanders’s presidential campaign is different. He has refused to establish a super PAC. He shuns personal attacks. And, not incidentally, he proclaims himself a democratic socialist. But there’s one further way in which his campaign fundamentally differs not just from those of the other candidates but also …

Children’s Center Has New Director

Sunday, October 25, 2015

White River Junction — Caroline Christie has been named executive director of Green Mountain Children’s Center. The nonprofit operates early education and after school programs in Hartford, Lebanon and Claremont. A California native, Christie attended the University of …

Sunapee Area Programs Receive Health Grants

Sunday, October 25, 2015

Sunapee — A library, two schools and a program for seniors have received grants from The Wellness Connection: For a Healthy Lake Sunapee Region. The Community Wellness Mini-Grant program, launched by New London Hospital, supports local nonprofits, municipalities and school groups’ efforts to promote healthy eating or active …

Good Beginnings of Sullivan County Will Change Its Name

Sunday, October 18, 2015

Claremont — Author Andres Dubos III will be the keynote speaker at a breakfast fundraiser for Good Beginnings of Sullivan County on Oct. 29. Dubos, who has authored six books including House of Sand and Fog , will give a talked titled “An Ounce of Prevention,” at The …

Winter Items Needed for Clothing Drive in Hartford

Sunday, October 18, 2015

Hartford — Gently used coats, boots, snow pants, hats, mittens, gloves and other winter clothing items are needed for an annual collection and giveaway called “Operation: Warm and Cozy.” Items in all sizes can be donated at the Dotham Brook School, Hartford Police Department and Upper Valley Aquatic …

Hats Off to Volunteers

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Carol Barr, of Strafford, shows off one of the hats she is selling at the Norwich Women’s Club Nearly New Consignment Sale in Norwich on Friday. Volunteers Libby Robbie, left, and Melinda Stucker, both of Norwich, are checking …

A Welcome Wagon for Tail-Wagging Friends: Lebanon Woman’s Organization Welcomes Dogs, Promotes Pet Adoption

Sunday, October 11, 2015

White River Junction — Grizz bounds off the big yellow truck parked outside the Bugbee Senior Center and into the arms of Linda and Tom Hause, of Belfast, Maine. Nearby, Lebanon resident Tina Kebalka snaps photographs of the …

Lyme Library Group Wins Statewide Award

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Lyme — The Friends of the Lyme Library group has been honored by the New Hampshire Library Trustees Association. The group was awarded the 2015 Sue Palmatier Award for outstanding support, according to a news release from the Converse Free Library. The Friends of the Lyme Library was …