September 30 was a beautiful day for the DeMar Marathon. SERVPRO of Chesire County volunteered along with members of the Keene Community Kitchen and local area students with running a water station at mile 16. This marathon is a qualifier for the Boston Marathon.
SERVPRO also participated in the event. Amanda Paul completed her first ever full marathon. Congratulations, Amanda!
This event was the Annual Walpole Fireman’s Auxiliary Golf Tournament at Hooper Golf Course in Walpole, NH. SERVPRO of Cheshire County was once again a marquee sponsor this year. This is the group's big fundraiser for the year and we were once again a feature sponsor of the event. Our SERVPRO team took home third place overall and we enjoyed a beautiful day out on the course followed by a delicious lunch at the Walpole Fire Department. This event is always a fun time and all the members of the local Fire Departments are very generous and make the day a blast for everyone.
Monadnock Region Board of Realtors Glow Ball
SERVPRO of Cheshire County sponsored and participated in the Monadnock Region Board of Realtors Glow Ball event at Twinkle Town Miniature Golf Course in Swanzey, NH. This event was very well attended and was a consider successful by all. The event raises money with all proceeds going towards local school scholarships. Our team came in with the best score!
Backpack Drive for the Contoocook Valley Board of Realtors
Team SERVPRO of Cheshire County has joined forces, for several years now, with realtors, affiliate members of the board and other local businesses from Peterborough, Jaffrey, Rindge and the surrounding areas to collect backpacks and school supplies to be donated to less fortunate students in the surrounding schools. The drive culminated with a cookout at the McDowell Dam in Peterborough, NH where all the donations were collected. We helped to deliver school supplies to the local schools the day after the cookout.
Keene Chamber Golf Outing
Our team at SERVPRO of Cheshire County was a sponsor at the Keene Chamber Golf Outing. We had a blast and enjoyed chatting with participants about SERVPRO. We are big supporters of our community!
Continuing Education Class On Ethics
Our team at SERVPRO of Cheshire County will be hosting a continuing education class on Monday, September 10th from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at The Best Western Plus located at Keene 401 Winchester St. Keene, NH 03431. This course is available for insurance agents and adjusters in VT, NH, and MA. The topic of this course will be Ethics.
The Keene Fireman's Golf Outing
Our team was a sponsor at the Keene Fireman’s Golf Outing which was held at Keene Country Club in Keene, NH. We had our tent on the 12th Tee Box and also fielded a team. We won the event for the 3rd year in a row! We had a blast and raised a lot of money. Our team at SERVPRO is a big supporter of local charities.
Westmoreland Bulldog 4 Run/Walk
SERVPRO of Cheshire County Volunteers at the Westmoreland School Bulldog 4 Run/Walk
Every year the Westmoreland PTA organizes a 4-mile run/walk to promote a healthy lifestyle and raise funds for the school. SERVPRO volunteered to assist this year handing out refreshments to the participants.
Keeping Keene Green Event
Pictured here are Andrea Thompson and Derek Paul from SERVPRO of Cheshire County working with the Monadnock Region Board of Realtors in the annual spring Keeping Keene Green event. SERVPRO has been participating in the event for several years running. When the spring thaw comes it's an ideal time to get out and gather up the debris that can accumulate during the winter months.
Recognition from Monadnock Region Board of Realtors
Monadnock Region Board of Realtors Recognizes SERVPRO of Cheshire County for a Job Well Done
In this photo, Derek Paul is representing SERVPRO of Cheshire County at the Monadnock Board of Realtors Meeting to receive an award, being presented Josh Greenwald, President. Mr. Greenwald was showing a vacant commercial space and discovered water damage from a broken pipe. The water had been running at high volume for as long as two weeks and there was a tremendous amount of water. Josh called in SERVPRO of Cheshire County who arrived on site immediately and began work to save the day.
Friends of Chesterfield School Fun Run
Our team spent May 5th handing out water at this year's Friends of Chesterfield School Fun Run. There was a great turn out with about 200 people running, walking, or cheering. The proceeds will be used for a variety of purposes including the sponsorship of art and cultural programs, subsidizing the cost of field trips, supplemental academic materials purchases, and awarding annual scholarships for Chesterfield School. We love volunteering for great events such as this one and we enjoy connecting with our community.
March Contest Winner
Congratulations to Meghann Galley (right), from Ludlow Insurance, for winning this month's contest! She has won a $50 gift card to a restaurant of her choosing. Meghann read the article and answered the question correctly to win. The contest was a great way for us to educate the public about property damage and restoration. Our very own Marketing Representative, Andrea Thompson (left) got the honor of delivering the prize.
ESGR: Employer Support for the Guard and Reserve and SERVPRO of Cheshire County
We are proud to be associated with the Employer Support for the Guard and Reserve which is an outreach agency of the Department of Defense. We recognize the need to welcome back troops from abroad, and those that serve us at home in the Guard and Reserve, and offer opportunities for employment and support. The ESGR community-based network of over 4500 volunteers in all the 50 states and Territories recognize the efforts and sacrifices made, and we wish to give back to them our heartfelt support. Pictured are the younger members of the SERVPRO of Cheshire County Paul Family, Derek and Ryan, flanked by Bruce Thompson, ESGR New Hampshire Chair, and on the right Ted Kehr, ESGR NH Committee Chairman. Read the next community event for more information on this important endeavor
We Proudly Display the Letter of Support from the ESGR
SERVPRO of Cheshire County believes very strongly in this organization and its underlying values and goals. We are honored to offer support to our troops in any way we can. Please visit the Employer Support for the Guard and Reserve by clicking on ESGR.
Westmoreland Fire Department Care Kits
Our Marketing Representative recently visited the Westmoreland Fire Department to drop off some of our “Care Kits.” These kits are given out to homeowners or tenants who have experienced a fire and need to be relocated due to the fire damage. They are filled with personal hygiene products such as soap, toothbrush, toothpaste, washcloth, shampoo, and Kleenex. These are handed out by the fire department to save them a trip to the grocery store, so it's one less thing for them to worry about during a very stressful time. Pictured is Westmoreland Fire Department Rescue Captain, Chris DeLaVerne.
Monadnock Region BOR Recognizes SERVPRO Team
Our SERVPRO of Cheshire County team was recognized at the Monadnock Region Board of Realtors for a restoration job we did at a vacated Dentist's office. A water pipe broke causing substantial damage which required demolition, cleaning, drying, and sanitization. Realtor board president Josh Greenwald (pictured with Franchise owner Derek Paul) called us in for assistance, and we went to work. We cannot thank the Monadnock Region Board of Realtors enough for the Certificate of Appreciation. We are extremely grateful!
Keene Community Kitchen
Our co-owner Derek Paul and SMR Andrea Thompson got into the holiday spirit by volunteering at Keene Community Kitchen for day 1 of Christmas Holiday Distribution. They are assisting in distributing food and transporting food out to vehicles. The Keene Community Kitchen Executive Director and staff were pleased to have their help. Our family at SERVPRO is dedicated to supporting our local community and charities.
Annual Food Drive 2017 Number 3 and Counting
This marks the third year that our SERVPRO of Cheshire County franchise has spearheaded a Food Drive during this Festive Season of giving. Our many trading partners from the fields of plumbing/ heating contractors, real estate agencies, and insurance offices have grown yearly providing more for those less fortunate than us. Our team dropped off empty cartons on "Box Distribution Day," and some days later we then dispatched our Green Fleet to pick them up ladened with foodstuffs. The generosity was amazing and we all felt-humbled and honored to transport these gifts from the heart to our local Food Banks in VT and NH. Have a Happy Holiday.
2017 Monadnock Pumpkin Festival
SERVPRO of Cheshire County was an event sponsor at this year's Monadnock Pumpkin Festival in Swanzey, NH. Our crew worked together to carve some pumpkins to also donate to the event. The festival included food vendors, wagon hay rides, live music, games, touch-a-truck event, jack-o-lanterns, carnival rides, and ended with an awesome firework show. We are proud to support local events in our community!
Clarence DeMar Marathon
Some of our team represented SERVPRO of Cheshire County at the Clarence DeMar Marathon. We were at mile marker 17 managing the water station handing out water and Gatorade. We were joined by members from the Keene Community Kitchen as well. Our station was located right next to the gorgeous Keene Family YMCA. It was a hot day, and our team at SERVPRO did our best to keep the runners hydrated and motivated. We are happy to take part in such a great event and show our support to the community!
Monadnock Wolfpack Rugby Club
SERVPRO of Cheshire County was a jersey sponsor of the Monadnock Wolfpack Rugby Club. We were pleased to see a match this past weekend. Our team wanted to show support for the Wolfpack in their game against North Shore! For more information about the Monadnock Wolfpack Rugby Club, visit their website. At SERVPRO, we enjoy showing our support for the community.
CE Credit Course on Ethics
SERVPRO of Cheshire County is offering a free CE Credit Course on Ethics on September 22nd, from 8 - 11 am. It will take place at the Best Western Plus Keene Hotel in Keene, New Hampshire. The premise of this course is to understand what ethics is and how to deal with ethical decisions in your lives. Contact (800) 352-7251 for reservations.
SERVPRO of Cheshire County is teaming with the Contoocook Valley Board of Realtors for this year’s Backpack Drive. We are collecting school supplies and backpacks to schools in the Contoocook Valley Area for children in need. The event concludes August 9th. Boxes are located at SERVPRO of Cheshire County and the Contoocook Valley Area. Join us in making a difference in a child's life this school year.
Keene Chamber of Commerce Night July Event
SERVPRO of Cheshire County team members, Shannon Thompson and Derek Paul, were recently exhibitors at the Keene Chamber of Commerce night during the Keene Swamp Bats baseball game. It was a fun night of networking with local businesses in our community and enjoying the ball game. We are certainly looking forward to the next Keene Chamber of Commerce night. Go Swamp Bats!
2nd Annual Keene Firefighter Golf Classic
Co-owners, Derek Paul and Ryan Paul, represented SERVPRO of Cheshire County at the 2nd Annual Keene Firefighter Golf Classic. The event was held at the Keene Country Club. We are supporters of the community and were eager to participate. Our SERVPRO team had a great time and showed our support for the local fire department.
Thank You Letter From The Westmoreland Middle School
SERVPRO of Cheshire County received a thank you letter from the kids at the Westmoreland Middle School. SERVPRO was a sponsor for this year's yearbook. At SERVPRO of Cheshire County, we are huge supporters of our local community and are glad to be a part of it.
Grill-Out by Cheshire County SERVPRO in Brattleboro, VT
A Big Thank You to all who attended and participated in our Plumbing Supply House cookout at FW Webb in Brattleboro. Not only can we fire up the grill, but our SERVPRO team can also do the fire damage cleanup when and where needed.
Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser
Our local SERVPRO staff members and their families attended the Walpole Village School Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser. As you can see, we had a grand time, and we are always happy to sponsor the event. The team at SERVPRO of Cheshire County is ready to help you recover from water, fire or mold emergencies.
SERVPRO Sponsors Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser At Walpole Village School
Our SERVPRO office received this thank you letter for recently sponsoring a Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser at Walpole Village School. We are thrilled to hear that the fundraiser was a success! SERVPRO of Cheshire County is a proud supporter of the local community. If you suffer residential or commercial water, fire or mold damage, call our team for a fast response.
Green Up Keene 2017!
SERVPRO of Cheshire County once again participated in this year's Green Up Keene Citywide effort to rid litter from the city streets and roads. Your local SERVPRO franchise representatives worked alongside members of the Monadnock Board of Realtors. SERVPRO of Cheshire County are proud affiliate members of the realty board. The effort was another HUGE success and The Green Team at SERVPRO was very happy to contribute again this year!
Food Drive 2016
Another Food Drive is in the books and we couldn't be more humbled and amazed at the generosity of our business partners who participated. You all make this effort the tremendous success it has become. With your help, we donated a total of 1,048 pounds of food to NH and VT food banks. Thank you all for your support! Merry Christmas and best of luck in 2017!
2016 Food Drive
The SERVPRO Cheshire County, Windham & Windsor Counties 2016 Food Drive has officially kicked off! This year we have partnered with 27 other businesses collectively to gather and donate boxed and canned good for New Hampshire and Vermont Food Banks.
NH Adjusters Association Fall Seminar
SERVPRO of Cheshire County and Windham & Windsor Counties Derek Paul is in attendance at the Manchester Country Club New Hampshire Adjusters Association Fall Seminar on this rainy Friday.
Lempster Fire Department "Care Kits"
SERVPRO of Cheshire County, Windham & Windsor Counties had the opportunity to meet with members of the Lempster Fire Department and the Lempster Ladies Auxiliary at there facility. Derek Paul of SERVPRO Cheshire County, Windham & Windsor Counties delivered a box of their "Care Kits" to be distributed to displaced victims of fires. It was great to tour their recently built headquarters, meet a number of their fine members, and learn more about their history. Thank you for everything you do!
Walpole NH Playground Project
Through a tremendous show of support from the people of Walpole and the surrounding areas, the new Walpole playground is well on its way! Employees from SERVPRO of Cheshire County, Windham & Windsor Counties were just a couple of the hundreds of residents and local businesses that came out to help construct this awesome playground! Check out Walpole Playground project to follow the progress
Bellows Falls Fire-"Care Kits"
SERVPRO Cheshire County, Windham & Windsor Counties Derek Paul met with Bellows Falls Deputy Fire Chief Steve Cenate as he delivered a box of our "Care Kits". These kits contain personal hygiene products for fire victims that are displaced from their homes. The two are pictured in front of the Bellows Falls Fire Department 1926 American LaFrance Fire Engine! Thank you Deputy Chief Cenate and crew for keeping the neighborhood safe!
2016 Clarence DeMar Marathon-Keene, NH
SERVPRO of Cheshire County, Windham & Windsor Counties Derek Paul had a great time working with friends from The Keene Community Kitchen handing out water and gatorade at mile 17 of the 39th running of the Clarence DeMar Marathon. Congratulations to all who participated including Derek's wife Amanda who completed the half marathon.
Walpole Firefighter's Auxiliary Golf Event 2016
Walpole Firefighter's Auxiliary Golf Tournament-2016-SERVPRO of Cheshire County, Windham & Windsor Counties proudly sponsored this great event on one of the most beautiful days of the year at Hooper Golf Club in Walpole, NH. A great event put on once again by the fine men and women of the Walpole Firefighter's Auxiliary. This is always such a fun tournament and is for a great cause. Thank you for everything you folks do.
Brattleboro Reformer Christmas Stocking 2014
Julie Bowen and Jordan Brechenser, Ad Director for the Brattleboro Reformer. SERVPRO of Keene made a visit to the Brattleboro Reformer to make a cash donation and learn more about the annual Reformer Christmas Stocking campaign. Each year the Stocking uses donated funds to purchase warm winter coats, boots, hats, mittens and snowpants for approximately 1,500 local children whose families are in need of assistance.
Toys For Tots Contribution
To celebrate the kid in all of us this holiday season SERVPRO of Keene donated a box full of toys to be distributed to the less fortunate children in the community. SERVPRO of Keene contributed these items to a Toys For Tots Drive being organized by a local industry partner.
David's House Donation 2014
SERVPRO of Keene recently paid a visit to David's House at Dartmouth Medical Center. SERVPRO of Keene donated items from David's House Wish List that included items needed to maintain this beautiful facility. David's House provides a home-away-from-home and support for families with children receiving treatment through the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth.
Feed A Friend 2014
SERVPRO of Keene orchestrated a massive collaboration with 7 local businesses to contribute to this Year's Feed A Friend Food Drive in Keene, NH. The effort was a success and SERVPRO of Keene is thankful for all that contributed!
Monadnock Humane Society Donation-2014
SERVPRO of Keene recently made a donation of food, toys, treats and supplies to the Monadnock Humane Society! For more information about this worthy cause please visit monadnockhumanesociety.org
SERVPRO of Keene Makes Donation to Local Veterans
In honor of Veteran's Day, SERVPRO of Keene recently made a donation of wish list items to the local branch of the Department of Veterans Affairs. SERVPRO of Keene is proud to show support for our local heroes!
Keene Pumpkin Festival 2014
Once again, SERVPRO of Keene helped contribute to Keene's annual Pumpkin Festival. This year, SERVPRO of Keene carved and delivered 30 pumpkins!
National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
SERVPRO of Keene's Derek Paul (right) presents donation to hospital staff members, Cynthia Rodenhauser-Stewart and Jen Michelson, to benefit the Kingsbury Pavillion Cancer Relief Fund. SERVPRO of Keene has asked the donation assist a breast cancer patient in our community. We hope this donation can provide comfort and assistance during medical treatment.
Keene Pumpkin Festival 2013
SERVPRO of Keene contributed 20 carved pumpkins to this year's Keene Pumpkin Festival. Keene, NH once again set a Guinness World Record for most lit jack-o-lanterns in one place with 30,582! Congratulations Keene!
Feed A Friend 2013
SERVPRO of Keene's Derek Paul (left) hands off bags of groceries to WKNE's Steve Hamel (middle) and Sunny Joe (right) for the 25th Annual Feed A Friend Food Drive. The proceeds of this event are donated to the Keene Community Kitchen.
Donation to American Red Cross
SERVPRO of Keene recently made a generous donation to the Keene, NH branch of the American Red Cross. Ryan Paul (left) and Derek Paul (right) are seen here presenting a check to NH & VT Region COO of the American Red Cross Karen Fabis.
SERVPRO of Keene Grills Out For Plumbing and HVAC Pros
SERVPRO of Keene continued their tradition of grilling up some burgers and hot dogs for local HVAC and plumbing technicians earlier this season. They recently held events at Keene and Brattleboro FW Webb supply house locations.
Members of Monadnock Board of Realtors and Wolfpack Rugby Club helping to "Green up Keene" citywide
A huge feeling of achievement working with the fine members of the Monadnock Board of Realtors as well as the Monadnock Wolfpack Rugby Club during today's #GreenUpKeene citywide cleanup event! This event is held every year in the spring to clean up trash that accumulated over the winter months.#SERVPROCWWC was thrilled to contribute to this great event. Nice work everyone!#GreenMeansClean
Keene Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours
SERVPRO of Cheshire County was represented by Derek at the annual Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours event held at Fast Friends Greyhound Rescue located in Swanzey, NH. A great turnout at a great facility. Visit there website http://www.helpinggreyhounds.org/ f
Attention Insurance Professionals! SERVPRO CWWC is hosting a FREE 3 credit Ethics Class on May 26th, at the Courtyard Marriot in Keene. Don't miss out on this fun, engaging class! It is filling up fast so RSVP today!
2016 CVBR Food Drive
The Contoocook Valley Board of REALTORS recently held their Annual Food Drive to assist families of Cheshire and Hillsborough County in need. Cash and check donations were collected by the board and participating businesses. Pictured are SERVPRO of Cheshire County Co-Owner and Marketing Manager Derek Paul making a donation on behalf of the company for this year's food drive along with Better Homes and Gardens The Masiello Group REALTOR Stephanie Davis at their Peterborough location.
Monadnock United Way Campaign Leadership Event
What a great time at tonight's Monadnock United Way Campaign Leadership Giver Event at the beautiful new ice arena: Keene Ice! Located in Keene NH. So much fun getting together with our friends and business partners from the community at this event. SERVPRO CWWC has been a loyal contributor to the Monadnock United Way since the 1990s with 100% employee participation for the past several years! #MonadnockUnitedWay #SERVPROCWWC #BigBrothersBigSisters
Keene Chamber after hours
What a beautiful night for this month's Keene Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours! A big thank you to the great folks at the Keene branch of Service Credit Union for hosting a great event! Members from SERVPRO of Cheshire County, Windham & Windsor Counties attended.
Red Nose Day
Julie and Derek getting into #RedNoseDay! #SERVPROCWWC. Wearing Red Noses are the universal symbol for Red Nose Day. It’s funny and fun. Sharing a laugh by wearing a nose brings people together. People across the country are wearing Red Noses and organizing FUN-raisers all to help kids who need it most.
National Donut Day
Here is Julie Celebrating #NationalDonutDay! Thank you for the free donut #DunkinDonuts! #SERVPROCWWCCrunsondunkins
National Donut Day is celebrated the first Friday in June. This day celebrates the doughnut and honors the Salvation Arm Lassies, the women that served doughnuts to soldiers during WWI.
Keene Country Club
SERVPRO of Cheshire County, Windham & Windsor Counties was very excited to participate in the First Annual Keene Firefighters Golf Outing last week at Keene Country Club! A big thank you for the invitation and a job well done by all the local firemen and businesses that made the event such a success!
First Annual Keene Firefighters Golf Outing
SERVPRO of Cheshire County was very excited to participate and be a sponsor in the First Annual Keene Firefighters Golf Outing last week at the Keene Country Club!
Contoocook Valley Board of Realtors Affiliate Day
SERVPRO of Cheshire County, Windham & Windsor Counties Derek Paul had the opportunity to discuss all things cleaning and restoration with members of the Contoocook Valley Board of Realtors at yesterday's Affiliate Day at the Union Congregational Church, UCC in Peterborough, NH!
SERVPRO Las Vegas Convention
Derek and Amanda Paul representing SERVPRO of Cheshire County, Windham & Windsor Counties are enjoying lots of exciting equipment and products on display at this year's Trade Show at the 47th Annual SERVPRO Conventions from Fabulous Las Vegas!
2016 Readers Choice Awards
SERVPRO of Cheshire County would like to extend our heartfelt gratitude to all those who voted us your Best Local Cleaning Service for 3 years in a row! We had a great time at the Keene Sentinel's Readers' Choice Awards celebration tonight at the Best Western Hotel in Keene.
Cedarcrest Center for Children with Disabilities
SERVPRO of Cheshire County is grateful to have participated in the Greater Keene Chamber of Commerce Business Before Hours event hosted by Cedarcrest Center for Children with Disabilities this morning. The facility is incredible, the staff are so friendly and the children are truly inspiring!
Cookout at SERVPRO CWWC
Grillin' up some grub on this hot and steamy Friday afternoon down at SERVPRO of Cheshire County, Windham & Windsor Counties office. Celebrating a couple of birthdays, Ryan and Julie's. Happy Birthday!
Keene Fire Department-Care Kits
Derek of SERVPRO Cheshire County, Windham & Windsor counties had the privilege of meeting with members of the Keene Fire Department at their station this morning. SERVPRO CWWC delivered a box of "Care Kits" to be distributed to those in need following a fire at their home. The kits supply personal hygiene products for the individual(s) while displaced from their home. Pictured are (L to R) Deputy Chief Jeff Chickering, Lieutenant Ray Phillips, Derek Paul (SERVPRO CWWC), and Captain Art Johnson
Summer Outing in Peterborough
The Contoocook Valley Board of REALTORS and their affiliates held their annual Summer Outing in Peterborough NH last evening at the MacDowell Lake. This event is the culmination of the groups summer long Back Pack Drive througout the community. Collected backpacks and school supplies will be distributed to educational facilities throughout the area. SERVPRO Cheshire County, Windham & Windsor Counties is a proud affiliate member of the board and their own Derek Paul was pleased to play the roll of Grill Master at this year's event!
Back Pack and School Supply Drive
The Contoocook Valley Board of REALTORS and their affiliates completed another successful Back Pack and School Supply Drive and today they were delivered to several schools and SAU buildings around the Contoocook Valley. Derek Paul of SERVPRO Cheshire County, Windham & Windham Counties had the privilege of delivering the goods this morning, but it took a big effort from a lot of good people. Great job to everyone involved!
Winchendon Fire Department Care Kits
What a great pleasure meeting with members of the Winchendon Fire Department this morning as SERVPRO of Cheshire County, Windham & Windsor Counties delivered a box of "Care Kits". We hope these kits will be helpful to those who have suffered fire damage and are displaced from their homes. Like all emergency response professionals, these brave individuals work hard to protect their communities. Thank you for all that you do! ( Pictured from left to right: WFD Chief Thomas Smith, Derek Paul SERVPRO CWWC, and WFD Deputy Chief Ricci Rushioni)
Cheshire Windham 40 Years Part 2
SERVPRO of Cheshire County in The News And at Your Service