NH Granite State Chapter #218 welcomes Tara Lee as our newest member! Tara is the Business Development Director for Binnacle Industrial Contractors, Inc. out of Newmarket, NH. Please check out her bio page under our Members sections!
Our current president, Patricia Stagno, is participating in the 15th Annual Penguin Plunge and will be fundraising for Special Olympics New Hampshire. She would like to ask you to support the cause and make a donation to her fundraising page: Patricia Stagno's Page
All donations are secure and sent directly to Special Olympics New Hampshire by FirstGiving, who will email you a printable record of your donation. Please share her fundraising page with any of your friends and family that may be inspired to donate as well.
WHEN: Saturday, February 2nd, 2014
WHERE: Hampton Beach, NH
Our very own Elaine Hamel (bottom center photo), director/founder of Girls at Work Inc, and NAWIC Granite State Chapter member, was on MSNBC last Friday, November 1st with Thomas Roberts on the Go and Do segment! Please check out the MSNBC video to hear all about her amazing non-profit organization that empowers at-risk girls in New England by teaching them woodworking skills and how to safely use power tools!
Girls at Work also held their annual MusicFest fundraiser on Saturday November 2nd at the Millyard Museum in Manchester! We are looking forward to hearing about the successful night!
The Merrimack Friars started up a new bowling group on Wednesday afternoons and Friday nights. As you can see in the photos below, it's a fun time for all involved! They also had a blast at their Halloween Party at the VFW in Merrimack, NH on October 27th.
"The Merrimack Friars Club is a non-profit social service organization dedicated to serving the local community of youth and adults with special needs through organized sports, activity, nutrition and fitness. Patty Stagno, the current Granite State Chapter president, is also the director of this amazing group!
To learn more about the club and see additional photos, please go to their website at www.merrimackfriars.org.
Catherine Schoenenberger, NAWIC member and immediate Granite State chapter past president (center), recently graduated from the 8-month long "Future Leaders in Construction (FLiC)" program offered by Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC). This program covers topics like communication, team building, conflict management, coaching, setting and achieving goals and attitude/behavior in the work place. It is offered to NAWIC members at the ABC member rate.
Congrats to Catherine on her latest achievement in the FLiC Program!
Please see the attached flyer for more information on the program or go to ABC's website.
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