Families in Transition-New Horizons

2020 Goals:

As one of the largest homeless services organization in New Hampshire, we will continue to create stronger and efficient systems throughout all of our housing, food, and services programs in Manchester, Concord, Dover and Wolfeboro, NH. To continue to outreach to people who are homeless, provide substance use treatment and case management, and positively impact more people than ever to help break the cycle of homelessness and lead healthy and successful lives.


Fundraising Events:

Each year, Families in Transition-New Horizons holds special events to help fund the mission of the organization. Sponsoring and attending events are great ways for businesses and individuals to show their community support while having a fun time. Exceptional marketing benefits are provided to those who sponsor an event(s). Families in Transition-New Horizons hosts multiple events a year visit our website at www.fitnh.org to learn more about our upcoming events. For those who want to host their own event to benefit Families in Transition-New Horizons, go to www.fitnh.org/fundraising-for-fit to learn how you can FUNdraise for us.

Giving Opportunities:

There are many ways individuals and businesses can give to Families in Transition-New Horizons in order to make a difference in the lives of families and individual experiencing homelessness and food insecurity: Donate online anytime at www.fitnh.org/donate; Support one of our yearly fundraising appeals at www.fitnh.org/appeals; Sign up for a recurring gift, your gift could be set up as a weekly, monthly or yearly transaction at www.getinvolved.fitnh.org/donate; Join our Planned Giving Program by naming Families in Transition-New Horizons as a beneficiary in your will, life insurance policy or retirement account (Please call our Resource Development Department for more information 603-641-9441 ext. 324.); or Become a Corporate Supporter by participating in one of the many ways you can get your business involved at www.fitnh.org/corporate-support.

Volunteer Opportunities:

Volunteers are at the heart of everything Families in Transition-New Horizons does! Here are just a few ways you can help: be a friendly face at one of our offices by being a Welcome Ambassador, help prepare and serve meals to families or individuals living at one of our shelters, help stock and handout groceries in our food pantry; bring your coworkers, friends or community group and help beautify one of our 22+ properties in Manchester, Concord, Dover, and Wolfeboro; help sort donations, greet customers and donors, and more at our OutFITters Thrift Store in Manchester. If interested, please email us at volunteer@fitnh.org or visit our website at www.fitnh.org/volunteer


Board Officers   /   Board Members

David Cassidy
Eastern Bank

Charla Bizios Stevens
McLane Middleton, Professional Association

Colleen Cone
Vice Chairperson

Robert Bartley
Bartley Financial Advisors

Frank Saglio
Asst. Treasurer
Howe, Riley & Howe, PLLC

Kristi Scarpone

Scott W. Ellison
At Large
Cook, Little, Rosenblatt & Manson, PLLC

Roy Tilsley
At Large
Bernstein Shur

Dick Anagnost
Former Co-Chairperson
Anagnost Companies

Mary Ann Aldrich

Roy Ballentine
Ballentine Partners, LLC

AnnMarie French
NH Fiscal Policy Institute

Brian Hansen
Team Engineering

Alison Hutcheson
Merchants Fleet Management

Sarah Jacobs
Manchester School System

Sean Leighton
Manchester Police Department

Brian Mikol
Spectrum Marketing

Wayne McCormick, CFP
Steward Partners

Jack Olson

Kitten Stearns
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

Peter Telge
Stark Brewing Company

Heather Whitfield
People’s United Bank

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