MANCHESTER: Charlie Sherman will be retiring as executive director of New Horizons for New Hampshire
and Angie's Shelter for Women, effective June 30.
Lenny Constant had never been homeless before, but during the two months he lived at the New Horizons for New Hampshire
shelter in Manchester he learned the stigma homeless individuals face when looking for employment.
What: A brewers festival and chicken wing competition organized by the Granite State Brewers Association and Intown Manchester to benefit the association and New Horizons for New Hampshire
The mission of New Horizons for New Hampshire
is to provide food and shelter to the people in need and offer supportive services to achieve self-sufficiency.
A portion of the night's proceeds benefited New Horizons for New Hampshire
7: Pictured at the 9th Annual Bill Kelley Memorial Read Race, which was hosted by The Executive Health and Sports Center and raised $16,500 for New Horizons for New Hampshire
, are, from left, Debbie Ouellette, the business manager at the Executive, Roy Tilsley, board president at New Horizons, Mike Benton, owner of the Executive, and Charlie Sherman, New Horizons' executive director.
In 2011, we contributed more than $600,000 to dozens of non-profit organizations across New Hampshire including the NH Food Bank, the American Heart Association, New Horizons for New Hampshire
, Families in Transition, the NH March of Dimes, Easter Seals, The American Red Cross and the Greater Manchester Family YMCA.
6: New Horizons for New Hampshire
recently hosted mini "Walks Against Hunger" at each of the four middle schools in Manchester, at which more than $30,000 was raised for the soup kitchen and homeless shelter.
New Horizons for New Hampshire
is seeking sponsors, teams and walkers for its 22nd annual Walk Against Hunger, a four-mile walk that raises funds to restock the food pantry's shelves for the students set to leave school for the summer.
7: Maureen Manning, left, president of the New Hampshire Association for Justice, and Ellen Shemitz, right, the association's executive director, present Charlie Sherman, executive director of New Horizons for New Hampshire
, with a $7,855 donation, which was raised at the association's holiday benefit auction and will support the efforts of the Manchester soup kitchen and homeless shelter.
5: Through its Test Drives for Turkeys promotion, Bonneville and Son has donated 162 turkeys to New Horizons for New Hampshire
, a Manchester homeless shelter and soup kitchen.
6: The Singer family of Merchants Automotive Group has underwritten the cost of Thanksgiving dinner at New Horizons for New Hampshire
, a Manchester soup kitchen and homeless shelter.