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Business Ambassadors Roundtable on May 8

Are you or do you know a business leader in the Monadnock region who would like to make their workplace more family-friendly? Consider attending the Impact Monadnock Business Ambassadors’ May 8 Breakfast Roundtable! It will feature a panel of employees from local businesses who have benefited from a family-friendly policy at their workplace. Click on the flyer below for the full details.

If you’d like to attend, please RSVP to Nikki at nikki@muw.org or call 603-352-4209.

New Report: Investing in the Early Years

When we invest wisely in children and families, the next generation will pay that back through a lifetime of productivity and responsible citizenship. Investing in the Early Years, a new report by the RAND Corporation and the Endowment for Health, shows the importance of prioritizing programs that benefit our youngest residents. For example, every dollar invested in high-quality public preschool programs can yield a return as high as $4. Let’s make smarter investments for New Hampshire and for our next generation.

Read the research brief by clicking on the image provided, or click here for the full report.

 

Impact Monadnock co-sponsors meeting of area police chiefs on breaking the generational cycle of crime and violence

Senior law enforcement staffers gathered at the Cheshire County House of Corrections on June 21 to discuss how the law enforcement community can help create a safer and healthier future for the Monadnock Region.

What’s the best way to break the cycle of generational crime and violence? How can the law enforcement community help create a safer and healthier future for the Monadnock Region? These topics and more were discussed when the Cheshire County Chiefs of Police Association  hosted their monthly meeting on June 21 at the Cheshire County House of Corrections.the Cheshire County House of Corrections.

Sheriff Scott Hilliard of Merrimack County, Eoin Dillon, Senior Associate with Fight Crime: Invest in Kids, a national anti-crime organization, and representatives from Impact Monadnock were on hand to speak to senior law enforcement staffers about the importance of investing in the development of young children age 0-5 years and their families in the Monadnock Region.