Special events help us make new friends, share news, raise funds and awareness



Crossroads Chiropractic - November 1st - December 18th 

Crossroads Chiropractic is collecting items listed on our Emergency Housing wish list. Please help them with this wonderful effort.

Crossroads Chiropractic

Pats Peak - December 18th - December 21st

Purchase lift tickets to ski at Pats Peak in Henniker December 18th-21st, receive a discounted ticket price, and support the Friends Program!  Tickets must be purchased online in advance of December 18th.

In addition, you may bring a kids craft project, kids school supplies or kids books with of value of $10 or more with you to the ticket window (new & unopened items only) and then get a $10 PATS PEAK Cafe Card (one per person).

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Newman's Own Holiday Challenge - November 21st-January 3rd

From now until January 3, 2018, the Friends Youth Mentoring Program is entered into this challenge to raise funds to support our Program.  Every online donation helps this effort.  Thank You!

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Concord Homeless Memorial Day Vigil - December 21st
Thursday, December 21st is the annual Homeless Persons' Memorial Day Vigil at 4pm in front of the Statehouse.  This is a national event to honor and pay our respects to those who have died homeless in the past year.  December 21st was chosen as the date to hold the event as it is the longest night of the year.  All are welcome to attend.

Upcoming Youth Mentoring Orientations
Make a difference in the life of a Merrimack County young person. Be a mentor. The first step is coming to one of our monthly orientations that will introduce you our program and outline what's involved. Step up and step in to help a needy child. Call 228-0108 today to get started.

Tuesday, January 23rd
Thursday, February 22nd

Venue:  The Friends Program, 202 North State Street, Concord, NH  @ 4:30-7:00pm (unless otherwise noted)

Interested?  Have questions?  Want more information? Call 228-0108 to speak with a Youth Mentoring Coordinator.


RSVP Volunteer Orientations - January 18, 2018

Calling all volunteers!  Whether you’re an experienced RSVP volunteer or new to the program, everyone is  invited to attend volunteer orientation class.  This is an opportunity to ask questions, share your experiences and learn about the benefits of volunteering with the Retired & Senior Volunteer Program.  All orientations will be held at The Friends Program, 202 N. State Street, Concord from 2-3 pm.  Next session will be Thursday, January 18 2018.  Please rsvp by calling 603-228-0139 or email .  We look forward to seeing you soon!