Special events help us make new friends, share news, raise funds and awareness
Friends Program Featured Event:
Friends Program Gala - Saturday, April 25, 2020 (follow us for details as they become available)
Our Celebrate with Friends fundraising gala on November 3rd, 2018 was such a special evening, and the feedback so positive, we are pleased to announce that we be hosting another event based on popular demand! Thank you to all who participated and made the evening so much fun!
Friends Program Community Events:
Friends Youth Mentoring Program at New Hampshire Family Fun Expo by New England Premier Events - Saturday, March 30th from 10:00AM - 3:00PM
Stop by the Friends Program's activity table to meet Friends Youth Mentoring Program Coordinator Meg Donohue. Have some fun and make new friends! Event specifics and tickets are available. Location: Everett Arena, 15 Loudon Road, Concord.
Friends Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) at SouperFest by the Concord Coalition to End Homelessness - Saturday, March 30th from 4:00PM - 7:00PM
Friends RSVP Coordinators Cindy Yanski and Jennifer Curtis are returning SouperFest Soup Chefs, offering their hearty “Bone Builder” soup made with nutrients that promote strong bones, inspired by the RSVP signature program - Bone Builders. More details are available on the SouperFest web page and poster. Location: Rundlett Middle School, 144 South Street, Concord.
Easter Brunch Benefiting the Friends Program at Grappone Conference Center by the Duprey Companies - Sunday, April 21st from 10:00AM - 2:00PM
Hope to see you at the family friendly Easter Brunch Benefiting the Friends Program & Easter Egg Hunt by Courtyard Marriott Grappone Conference Center. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Friends Program. Menue items include an omlette station, honey baked ham, lamb carving station, roasted mushroom risotto, and a dessert bar. Tickets are available through Eventbrite to reserve your spot. Location: Courtyard Marriott Grappone Conference Center, 70 Constitution Ave, Concord.
Heritage Harley Davidson Community BBQ hosted by and benefiting the Friends Program - Saturday, July 27th from 11:00AM - 3:00PM
This is the Friends Program’s 3rd year hosting Heritage Harley Davison's Community BBQ and we are hoping it’s a charm regarding weather conditions. We will be BBQing come rain or shine and all are welcome - whether you’re on 2, 3, 4 or more wheels – to enjoy the barbeque and friends. Proceeds will benefit the Friends Youth Mentoring Program. Location: Heritage Harley Davidson, 142 Manchester Street, Concord.
Friends Program Orientations: Friends Youth Mentoring Orientation(s):
Tuessday, March 19th from 4:30 - 7:00PM
Saturday, April 20th from 9:00 - 11:30AM
Saturday, May 18th from 8:00 - 10:30AM
Make a difference in the life of a Merrimack County young person by becoming a mentor. The first step is attending one of our orientations offered monthly that will introduce you to our program and outline what is involved. Be someone who matters to someone who matters. Call (603) 228-0108 to register by speaking with a Youth Mentoring Coordinator.
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