Globe Manufacturing Company in Pittsfield, which makes clothing and boots for firefighters, created the $1 million donor-advised Globe Community Fund at the NH Charitable Foundation in Concord to support nonprofits and community efforts in Pittsfield and surrounding towns. The company started the fund with $1 million. About $40,000 will be granted each year, and the fund is set up to serve the region in perpetuity.
A new investment fund is aimed at strengthening startup companies in New Hampshire. The fund, called Millworks II, is funded by 40 investors representing development, banking, accounting, health care, high-tech communities, and other interests. In a public-private partnership, the New Hampshire Business Finance Authority will match the investments two-for-one, with total contributions providing a $1.8 million infusion of startup capital.


Posted: April 24th, 2017 | Permalink
Over the past few years, the NHLC has enhanced their barrel selection program by hand selecting eight barrels of Knob Creek Single Barrel Reserve, as well as breaking a Jack Daniel’s Distillery record by purchasing 16 barrels of Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel whiskey. Bottles from all of these selected barrels are exclusively available in New Hampshire at NH Liquor & Wine Outlet locations.
A New Hampshire Charitable Foundation fund supporting efforts in the North Country has awarded 19 grants totaling more than $324,000. The Tillotson Fund awards grants to municipal, educational and nonprofit organizations throughout northern New Hampshire and bordering communities in Vermont and southern Quebec.
The Radisson Hotel Manchester completed a 10-year, $2.2 million renovation project, including a completely redesigned and refinished ballroom and function space. The 65,000-square-foot, 248-room hotel and conference center in downtown Manchester underwent extensive room and function space renovations, including high-tech upgrades, enhanced culinary capabilities and a renovated 12th floor which now features Manhattan-style, luxury suites.