Altrusa International of Laconia, NH
“Leaders in Service”
Welcome to the Home of Altrusa of Laconia!
A chapter of ALTRUSA INTERNATIONAL, INC.
About Altrusa International of Laconia
ALTRUSA OF LACONIA is an enthusiastic group of individuals of all ages, businesses and professions. We have a proud history of community service in the Lakes Region area, and we strive for projects that will help us make a difference.
Founded in 1917, Altrusa was the first national service organization of business and professional women.
In 1935 Altrusa became international with extension into Mexico. Today, we are worldwide with 14 districts encompassing 19 countries and membership of close to 15,000. Altrusa has been associated with the United Nations since 1946 and is a member of the Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO).
ALTRUSA LACONIA SCHOLARSHIPS – Altrusa offers scholarships in the following categories:
- Dr. Alice Normandin Scholarship is for a woman pursuing a career in the health field
- Katherine Daigneault Scholarship is for a woman pursuing a career in the business field
- Rose Emery Scholarship is for a woman pursuing a career in the education field
- Adrienne Stevens –Margaret “Peg” Normandin Athletic Scholarship is for women who have participated in the extra-curricular Athletic Program at Laconia High School who are continuing their education in a degree program
Applications must be received by May 15th for consideration.
REQUEST A DONATION FOR YOUR ORGANIZATION
In order to best meet the needs of the community, while ensuring the mission of Altrusa is met, we require all donation requests be submitted via mail or email. Please note: donation requests must be received at least 45 days in advance of the needed funds and the deadline for submission is April 1 of each year.
MAKE A DONATION TO ALTRUSA OF LACONIA
If you’d like to make a tax deductible donation to Altrusa of Laconia, please click the secure PayPal link below:
Please note: a PayPal account is not required to make a donation.
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