Business notes for Aug. 19
SUGAR RIVER BANK gave a donation to MAINSTREET WARNER INC. to apply toward the completion of the stage and amphitheater at Jim Mitchell Community Park.
BENSON AUTO is supporting FRANKLIN RECREATION DEPARTMENT through the Chevrolet Youth Soccer Program. The sponsorship will include both money and equipment donations during the 2013 youth soccer season.
BANKS CHEVROLET-CADILLAC-BUICK-GMC is supporting SAMBA PLAYERS DEVELOPMENT ACADEMY through the Chevrolet Youth Soccer Program. The sponsorship will include both money and equipment donations during the 2013 youth soccer season.
THE CAPITAL REGION FOOD PROGRAM distributed 3 tons of nonperishable food ($7,200 worth) to 19 area food pantries, social service agencies and church groups in the greater Concord area Tuesday as part of the Year-Round Distribution Project.
TARGET CORP. awarded a grant to LRGHEALTHCARE’S REACH OUT AND READ PROGRAM. The grant will help purchase books for the program.
THE MANCHESTER AND GREATER CONCORD AREA HUMAN RESOURCES ASSOCIATIONS are partnering up to talk about social media as a recruitment and retention tool Sept. 19 for human resources professionals, manger and business owners. For more information, visit mahra.org or hragc.shrm.org.
THE LAKES REGION BUILDERS & REMODELERS ASSOCIATION is designing, constructing, landscaping and decorating the 2013 Children’s Charity House at 190 Turner Way in Laconia. A large portion of construction and finish materials are being provided at severely discounted prices or donated by various supplier-members of the association. Upon completion, the house will be the featured property in the 2013 Lakes Region New Hampshire Parade of Homes Tour and then sold; the proceeds will benefit the 98.3 WLNH Children’s Auction.
THE LAKE HOUSE AT FERRY POINT, a New Hampshire bed and breakfast on Lake Winnisquam in Sanbornton, received the 2013 Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor. The award places the Lake House at Ferry Point in the top 10 percent of all businesses worldwide on TripAdvisor and is given to businesses that consistently earn high ratings from TripAdvisor travelers.
MEREDITH VILLAGE SAVINGS BANK has seen increases in nearly all areas of personal and business lending so far this year.