Weare, NH – January 18, 2019 – The Granite State Communications Pioneer Club is pleased to announce that it recently donated over $5,600 to local community organizations in their serving area. Some of these included food pantries, public libraries, athletic clubs, and recreation departments in the towns of Chester, Hillsborough, Sandown, Washington, and Weare. The Club also donated to the Hillsboro House nursing home and the ITPA Scholarship Funds.
The Granite State Communications Pioneer Club is a philanthropic organization that was founded by the employees of Granite State Communications in 1992 to serve the communities of southern New Hampshire. Over the years the club has raised over $205,000 for local organizations. “For 26 years, the Granite State Communications Pioneer Club has strived to make a difference in the communities we serve,” comments Judy Moreira, Pioneer Club President. “We are so pleased to be able to make this year’s contributions to such worthwhile organizations.”
The Club is an active chapter of the Independent Telephone Pioneer Association, a national, non-profit widely known for its charity work and philanthropic support of a variety of associations. Over 30 Granite State Communications employees are members of the Granite State Communications Pioneer Club. They organize various volunteer and fundraising events throughout the year and have made contributions to numerous charitable causes.
About Granite State Communications
Granite State Communications is one of 1300 independent telephone companies in operation in the United States today. Based in Weare, NH, Granite State Communications employs 45 people and serves 8,000 customers in the towns of Chester, East Deering, Hillsboro Upper Village, Sandown, Washington, Weare and Windsor. A family-owned and operated business for three generations, the company currently offers a range of services including ultra-high-speed fiber optics and fully-managed computer security and support services
The company's IT division, GSC IT Solutions, has been providing computer networking solutions since 1982, specializing in helping businesses, non-profits, and municipalities manage their IT needs.