Granite State Independent Living (GSIL) is an award-winning team that has left a significant community impact in New Hampshire.

Here are some of the awards we have won in the past:

2016 – WOKQ Year of Service Award
2014 – NH Campus Compact Presidents’ Community Partner Award in Partnership with the NH Technical Institute
2014 – NH Employer Support of the Guard & Reserve Patriot Award
2012 – NH Transition Community of Practice Excellence Award in Creative Practices
2011 – NH Campus Compact Presidents’ Community Partner Award in Partnership with the Manchester Community College
2010 – Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce Non-Profit Business of the Year Pinnacle Award
2010 – WOKQ Year of Service Award
2009 – New Hampshire Business Review (NHBR) Non-Profit Business Excellence Award
2009 – Corporate Fund Award for Excellence in Non-Profit Management
2009 – New Hampshire Public Radio (NHPR) and New Hampshire Charitable Foundation Giving Matters Selection
2009 – NH Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management Stovepipe Award for Helping People with Disabilities with Emergency Preparedness
2007 – Business NH Magazine Non-Profit of the Year Award

GSIL in the News

Local Businesses Provide Work-Based Learning Experiences for At-Risk Students
Londonderry News, December 5, 2018

On-Ramp to Success for Students with Disabilities
Concord Monitor, October 25, 2018

Governor Secures Federal Funding for NH Disability Programs
Londonderry News, September 27, 2018

NH Receives $1.23M from Feds for Gap Funding for Students with Disabilities
Manchester Ink Link, September 12, 2018

5th Annual Charity Golf Tournament to be held for Local Nonprofit
Londonderry News, September 7, 2018

NHBR Featured Nonprofit:  Granite State Independent Living
NH Business Review, April 16, 2018

Bill Would Establish Conditions for Testing Driverless Vehicles in NH
WMUR-TV, March 29, 2018

Wheelchair Basketball Tourney at Rundlett
The Concord Insider, February 27, 2018

GSIL and SNHU Partnership Helps Develop Leadership Skills
Business NH Magazine, February, 22, 2018 

Order on the Courts
The Concord Monitor, February 2, 2018

Annual Hoops on Wheels Returns March 3rd!
Londonderry News, February 1, 2018

NHTI to Host Wheelchair Basketball Game Fundraiser Thursday
The Concord Insider, January 31, 2018

Follow the Clues for Hint of Halloween in Downtown Concord
NewHampshire.com, October 18, 2017

There’s a Slew of Spooky and Fun Halloween Events Coming Up
The Concord Insider, October 17, 2017

Editor’s Choice Events for New Hampshire
WhoFish, October 17, 2017

Start Halloween Plans
The Concord Monitor, October 15, 2017

First Annual Scavenger Hunt to be Held in Downtown Concord
Londonderry News, October 8, 2017

Charitable Giving Guide – Granite State Independent Living
New Hampshire Business Review, October 6, 2017

A Profound Difference – The Tillotson Fund
New Hampshire Charitable Foundation, October 3, 2017

Fall Fun is Waiting for You All Over the State
The Concord Insider, September 21, 2017

Local Organization to Host Charity Golf Tournament
Londonderry News, September 2017

Legislators Consider Added Safety Regulations for Motorized Wheelchairs
WMUR-TV, August 24, 2017

ADA Specifies that Accommodations Must Be Made for Disabilities
The Laconia Daily Sun, August 10, 2017

Senator Hassan Delivers Remarks on Senate Floor in Support of Measure to Protect Health Care for Individuals with Disabilities
Senator Hasson Press Release, July 26, 2017

Senator Hassan Visits Granite State Independent Living, Discusses Harmful Impact Trumpcare Would Have on Individuals with Disabilities and Older Americans
Senator Hasson Press Release, July 10, 2017

New Hampshire May Move Towards Driverless Future
WMUR-TV, May 11, 2017

Granite State Independent Living Builds Program for Homeowners with Disabilities
Londonderry News, May 7, 2017

Cover Kicks Off Its Ramps and Roofs Campaign
Daily Upper Valley, April 27, 2017

Annual Hoops on Wheels Tournament Returning for 6th Year
Londonderry News, April 13, 2017

What’s Happening NH
WMUR, March 11, 2017

GSIL Skate Night
The Hippo, March 6, 2017

Local Organization to Host First Annual Skate-A-Thon
Londonderry News, March 1, 2017

Grant Bosse: Welcome to the Driverless Revolution
The Union Leader, February 13, 2017

New Hampshire Figures Out How to Deal with Self-Driving Cars
The Concord Monitor, February 1, 2017

Nashua Community Businesses Help Students with Disabilities
The Nashua Patch, January 23, 2017

National Council on Disability Welcomes New Presidential Appointees
PR Newswire, November 23, 2016

President Obama Announces More Key Administration Posts
The White House, Office of the Press Secretary, November 18, 2016

State’s Voters Should Have Faith in the Election Process
The Concord Monitor, October 28, 2016

Self-Driving Cars: Closer Than You Think
New Hampshire Public Radio, September 19, 2016

Support Community Groups
The Concord Monitor, August 31, 2016

Charity Golf Tournament To Be Held
Londonderry News, August 27, 2016

Doug Craw Finishes Trip
Green Publishing Inc., July 14, 2016

Autonomous Cars Give Disabled New Mobility Options
The Union Leader, July 13, 2016

Seniors Get Helping Hand from U.S., N.H. Programs
The Concord Monitor,  June 29, 2016

Epsom Man Raises $13,000 in Cross-Country Bike Tour
The Concord Monitor, June 23, 2016

Emergency Preparedness Kits Assembled For Local Public Health Effort
The Caledonian Record, June 23, 2016

Business Notes for June 13, 2016
The Concord Monitor, June 13, 2016

Man Riding 3,400 Miles for Nonprofit
The Register-Mail, May 20, 2016

Changing Gears: Pekin Native Treks Across Country for Young Adults with Disabilities
Pekin Times, May 17, 2016

Son of Madison Resident Bikes Across Country; Helps At-Risk Kids
Green Publishing, Inc., May 10, 2016

NightSide – The Third Annual NightSide Charity Combine
WBZ/CBS Radio, December 22, 2015

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