Community Leadership

A Conversation with Mark Hayes of Highland Mountain Bike Park and the Foothills Foundation
Stepping Up the Granite examines the intersection of tourism, community development, and quality of life through interviews with New Hampshire people ... Learn More
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Entrepreneurs and small businesses are the backbone of our local communities and economies. They start new businesses, create jobs, provide essential ... Learn More
After an extremely challenging year for tourism and hospitality businesses, it may now feel like operations are getting back to normal. Many businesse... Learn More
Looking for a good summer read? We crowdsourced recommendations from our community and economic development team members on a variety of topics: natur... Learn More
On a stormy summer evening, dodging thunderstorms, the Ossipee Economic Development Council, with support from UNH Coopertive Extension’s Community &a... Learn More
Once again, UNH Cooperative Extension had a strong presence at this year’s National Association for Community Development Extension Professionals (NAC... Learn More
Rural places in the United States have experienced slower economic growth than urban places due to a host of socioeconomic and global forces. For star... Learn More
Rural character is about community not just place so it may be time to expand our thinking on what it means for the future. New Hampshire residents an... Learn More
One year into the pandemic and many of us have taken to nature for solace, fitness, and safer socialization. Overall, there were 2.2% more people acti... Learn More