Reaching for the Warmth of Home

Success: Rosemary

Rosemarys Story
Rosemary, 71, first came to Hundred Nights (HN) in March, 2018. She owned a house in Cheshire County, and was living on a small, fixed income. In January, while Rosemary was hospitalized, she ran out of fuel oil and her pipes burst. She couldn’t afford the repairs needed, and her house was deemed uninhabitable by

Special Delivery

Special Delivery
We had a very special delivery arrive here on October 10th. An expectant mother gave birth here at Hundred Nights! She was not due to give birth for a couple of weeks, but the baby decided she wanted to be born. Another guest realized that the mother was in labor and called 911 and assisted

Testimonial: Mary C

I have 6 grandchildren and over the years we have come to eat and do programs. The children get a healthy, balanced meal. My family enjoys meeting other families with children. We enjoy the Holiday programs with Santa. These Holiday programs connect my grandchildren and we are able to have quality time, and greet and

Testimonial: Anonymous

Hundred Nights helps me stay warm, feeds me, clothes me, and gives me a place to stay in the winter time if I need one. Hundred Nights helps us with whatever they can help us with, like now they are trying to help me apply to get a disability check for my cancer and my

Testimonial: Skylar D

100 Nights is a place made up of good people helping the ones who need it. They give people a warm, dry place to stay. They give food and drinks (beverages) to help out people who are having a really hard time. They give us clothes. They are a really big help to this world.

Testimonial: Anonymous

Hundred Nights has provided me a safe, secure, place to go when I needed protection from a former boyfriend. I had a court protection order and I did not know what state of mind he was going to be in after being released from jail. Mindy, Jeff, Carol and Lesley all gave me help and

Testimonial Poem: Gordon

I like the egg quiche at the drop-in. (morning) I like the coffee in the morning at the drop-in. I like American Chop Suey for the lunch meal. I like listening to friends I can help. I like some movies sometimes. -Gordon

Testimonial: Johnathan S

100 Nights helps me with food and clothes and coffee. I can come and get help with so many things. I feel without them I wouldn’t be strong. They are all my friends and help me. They are helping me and when the weather is bad I have a warm, dry place to go. They
Holiday Auction
Thank you to everyone who participated/donated/sponsored our Holiday Auction! We raised over $11,000! Join us on Saturday, December 8, 2018 for a combination live and silent holiday auction. It’s a win-win! Your winning bids will provide life-saving services and programs to those in need. Silent Auction – Online Auction – Live Auction Silent Online Auction is
“William’s eulogy was brief. We are here this afternoon to mourn the passing of two good friends, Terrence Dace and Felix Beider. They were homeless. Their ways were not those we most desire for ourselves, but that didn’t make them wrong. We seem determined to save the homeless, to fix them, to change them into
Paint Night
Please Join Monadnock Art Parties & Hundred Nights, Inc. For a Paint Party Night! Uncork your creativity and support a great cause at the same time! Join us August 30th at The Summit Winery in Westmoreland, NH for a paint party fundraiser!!! Mark our Facebook Event as Interested and it will remind you! Register online:
Touch a Truck
Touch A Truck is coming! Saturday, October 13 at 9 AM – 1 PM At Market Basket, 11 W Swanzey Rd, Swanzey, New Hampshire 03446 All types of vehicles to touch and climb on CJ the DJ Musical Chairs contest with prizes Costume parade for the kids Trunk or Treat GIANT GAMES area Face Painting

Success Story: Joe Z

On February 16, 2015 the police came to Hundred Nights Cold Weather Shelter with “a situation” that involved a retired gentleman, aged 68, on a fixed income. Joe Z. was a recent transplant to the area, leaving his retirement home down south to be closer to his family, as he missed his grandchildren. He had
David & Liz's kids
Last fall, a family of four found many helping hands here in Keene. David T., a millwright welder, was staying with his brother in Keene while both were working in a contracted position welding wind turbines. He was sending money to his pregnant spouse, Elizabeth E., and their two children, who were living in Florida
Subaru Share the Love
In mid- November 2017 until early January, 2018 we were chosen to be the local non-profit to receive funds from the annual Subaru Share the Love promotion. The promotion entailed car buyers choosing between four charities – three national and one local – to be the recipient of $250.00 for every car sold during that

Testimonial: Chuck M

Since a friend introduced me to Hundred Nights 3 years ago, I have been a volunteer. I never realized there was an issue in the Keene area that the shelter addresses, probably because I was not very observant. The shelter’s staff and volunteers are a dedicated and compassionate group of people. It has been wonderful
In other news, we continue to search for a suitable building with a larger space to meet our needs. There are a few possibilities but nothing nailed down quite yet. We live in hope and we welcome any suggestions from anyone. *From the Spring 2018 Newsletter

Success Story: Carol’s Story

success story
My name is Carol, I’m 52 years old and for the first time in my life, I became homeless this year. I had lost my job after 21 years and drained my savings to try to keep my apartment until I could no longer financially afford it. As I packed my last few belongings into
Spring Has Sprung? Shelter Update… It may not seem like it yet since the temperatures are hardly Spring-like and it’s currently even snowing again (aaarrggghhh), but the calendar says it’s Spring. There are telltale signs for sure. Daffodils, tulips and crocus are peeking through the soil, albeit in some places also through the snow so
Our Spring and Shout fund raising dance was held on March 24th, 2018 at the Keene Country Club. It was a very successful event. In fact, it was a sellout! We danced, we laughed, we ate great food and the band was awesome! Special thanks to three of the Keene Dancing With The Stars couples