Posts by Guest Blogger

Creating Safe, Joyful Holiday Celebrations

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The following article was submitted by the Nashua Prevention Coalition. The winter holidays are a time to enjoy the company of family, friends and co-workers. Where does substance use fit into this pi...Read More

Greater Nashua Continuum of Care Tackles Homelessness

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Founded in 1995, the Greater Nashua Continuum of Care (GNCOC) started out as a small group of non-profit organizations seeking funding to develop some housing projects in Nashua. Over the past 19 year...Read More

Pilot Obesity Prevention Program Shows Promise in Greater Nashua

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Lisa’s Tippy Toes Daycare and Learning Center in Merrimack introduced the pilot anti-obesity program during an open house for parents and their children one evening, which included healthy snacks, W...Read More

Gateways’ Adult Day Care Program in Hudson Keeps Claire Safe and Happy

by Mary Beth Smaha, Gateways Community Services Claire is a quiet, 70-year-old Nashua resident with advanced Alzheimer’s disease who has been coming to Gateways Community Services’ Adult Day Servi...Read More

Newlyweds: United Way of Greater Nashua Addresses Greatest Needs, Gets Our Support

by Heather and Seth Tebbetts (Nashua residents for 6 years; married Dec. 2012 (Editor’s note: This is the fourth in a series of testimonials from couples who are loyal contributors to United Way of ...Read More

Married 10 Years and Proud to LIVE UNITED in Nashua

by Mike & Kristy Wolf (Editor’s note: This is the third in a series of testimonials from couples who are loyal contributors to United Way of Greater Nashua.) Thank you for the opportunity to sen...Read More

Amherst Couple: ‘A Caring Community Supports Each Other’

by Julia & Colin Keenan (Married 3 years) (Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of testimonials from couples who are loyal contributors to United Way of Greater Nashua.) As fairly new h...Read More

Spreading the Love: Why We Support Our Community Through United Way of Greater Nashua

by Jake and Tanya Tisdale (Married 1 1/2 years) (Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of testimonials from couples who are loyal contributors to United Way of Greater Nashua.) We give ou...Read More

7 Reasons to Celebrate Festivus in Nashua

by Chris Williams, president, Greater Nashua Chamber of Commerce If you’re a young professional in Greater Nashua and would like to attend a fun and unique holiday party, you won’t want to...Read More

Planting (& Keeping) the Promise

by Emily Benz, Hollis Brookline High School As I sat in a circle with eight elementary girl scouts and listened to their promises to never do drugs or drink underage, I remembered how everyone in my e...Read More