Community/Civic Involvement

Homeowners at the Expo were looking to further their goal of staying in their homes as long as possible. In addition to keeping up with maintenance, there are simple changes that can facilitate this. Adaptations in lighting placement, electrical service and Wi-Fi strength are often more helpful and affordable than other physical changes. Read more →


Lauren Chooljian, host of NHPR’s The 13th Step, wins Best Reporting at 2024 Podcast Academy Ambie Awards

The Podcast Academy has honored New Hampshire Public Radio Senior Reporter Lauren Chooljian with the award for Best Reporting at the 2024 Awards for Excellence in Audio for her reporting on the longform investigative podcast, Read more →


In the realm of community health work, the term "holistic" often takes on a profound meaning. At CHW4EVER, led by Rafael Calderon, being healthy is not just about physical health; it encompasses all the social and economic factors that contribute to an individual's well-being. Read more →


Kimball Jenkins, a community cultural center focused on access to the arts for all, welcomes Joan Goshgarian as the new Interim Executive Director. Joan brings her experience and familiarity with Kimball Jenkins, having previously served as the interim executive director four years ago. Read more →


NHPR Senior Reporter and The 13th Step host Lauren Chooljian has been honored with a First Amendment Award from the RTDNA Foundation, the charitable arm of the Radio Television Digital News Association Read more →


The Gasholder, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, is considered the last of its kind in the country. Cities around the globe have turned their gasworks sites into vibrant community destinations, galvanizing neighborhoods and highlighting energy conservation, environmental progress, and economic development.  Read more →