1. Air Date 5/1/10
    Better Together.. Taking our Community from Ordinary to Extraordinary
    Join Host Alan Robichaud as he discusses the community forum "BETTER TOGETHER ... Taking our community from ordinary to EXTRAORDINARY" with members of The Lakes Region Children and Family Coalition. Marti Ilg, LR Child Care Services, Dave Parker, Boys & Girls Club of the LR, and Shannon Robinson-Beland, LR Community Services encourages all community members to attend the event on Friday, May 21st at the Gilford Community Center. Lewis M. Feldstein, President of the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation and co-author of Better Together will join us for a day long, community-wide conversation on raising aspirations for children, families, and community. Please contact Shannon Robinson-Beland at shannonr@lrcs.org or 524-1741 x 15 with any questions.

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  2. LRUW Annual Celebration and Awards
    This month's LR Public Access show was broadcast from O Steaks & Seafood in Lakeport. Host Judi Taggart, along with President Jack Terrill, Board Chair John Malm and Campaign Team Member Marti Ilg, recognized community members for their support and community impact. Awards presented were the Sara Allen Award for program community impact to the Boys & Girls Club of the Lakes Region; the Nighswander-Chertok Award for campaign design excellence to Meredith Village Savings Bank; the Ralph Bristol Award to Volunteer of the Year Maryann McCormack, with special recognition and thanks to all award nominees. 2010 Annette Schmitt Unsung Hero Award Winner Doug Whittum shared the importance of giving back to the community, and was joined by his two adorable and proud grandsons, Boden and Connor Gagne. Award winners and nominees are listed at the end of the show. Don't miss this special presentation of Living United in the Lakes Region! Click http://www.lruw.org/news/?naid=188 for the full news story.

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  3. This month's LR Public Access show traveled to the Alton Bay Community Center to discover the services offered by the Little Pesaukees Playgroup. Resource Developer Pam Mott shared how the playgroup began and its vision for the children and families in the area. Program Director Laura MacStravic provided further insight, while some parents and their children are shown inside the playgroup facility. Go to http://www.littlepesaukees.org to learn more. Host Judi Taggart interviewed Ruth O'Hara, Director of Obstetrical Services at LRGHealthcare. Ruth provided an overview of educational and support services, focusing on prenatal education and parenting support. Ruth can be contacted at 527-2941 to schedule community presentations at schools, community and professional groups tailored to each group.

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  4. This month's show highlights Day of Caring activities when 24 businesses fostered the spirit of volunteerism by allowing employees the day off to help with dozens of community work projects. DOC Co-Chairs Pam Paquette of PSNH and Cindy Hemeon-Plessner of MVSB joined Host Judi Taggart to share the importance of this day to the nine communities that benefitted from the efforts of over 170 volunteers.
    Also, Shannon Robinson-Beland, Community Support Coordinator at the Family Resource Center of Central NH, discusses opportunities for parenting education and support and provides an update on Better Together grassroots action groups.

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  5. Employees from three local businesses shared how they help raise awareness of community services and assist with employee campaigns for Lakes Region United Way.

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Living United in the Lakes Region

Granite United Way

Join host Judi Taggart as she explores the social world, and the good news within, here in the Lakes Region. LIVING UNITED in the Lakes Region is a Lakes Region United Way show, designed to highlight the residents of the Lakes Region and how we work together…

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Join host Judi Taggart as she explores the social world, and the good news within, here in the Lakes Region. LIVING UNITED in the Lakes Region is a Lakes Region United Way show, designed to highlight the residents of the Lakes Region and how we work together to make it a better place for all to live. Filmed and hosted by Lakes Region Public Access and broadcast in the Lakes Region on Metrocast channel 25, tune in every Wednesday at 4:30 pm, 7 pm and 11:30 pm, Thursday at 8:30 am, Friday at 4:30 am and 4:30 pm, Monday at 7:30 pm and, for you night-owls, Tuesday at 3:30 am. Find out more by emailing Judi at: judi@lruw.org.

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