May 17, 2013
For more information, contact: Michele Talwani – 603.641.1143 ext. 322

MANCHESTER, NH – Families in Transition – New Horizons’s OutFITters Thrift Stores in Manchester and Concord, NH, were named “Best of NH 2013” in the secondhand clothing category by New Hampshire Magazine for the second year in a row. Readers and customers voted online from March 1 through April 19 for their favorite shops and services. All proceeds from OutFITters help support Families in Transition – New Horizons, a Manchester, Concord and Dover based nonprofit that provides housing and comprehensive social services to homeless families and individuals.

“We are so excited to receive this honor from New Hampshire Magazine,” said Michele Talwani, Director of Economic Development and Marketing. “Our customers recognize OutFITters as one of the best secondhand clothing stores in the state and we couldn’t be more proud.”

New Hampshire Magazine is the state’s premier lifestyle magazine. It is published by McLean Communications, a media company based in Manchester, New Hampshire. Its other publications include New Hampshire Business Review, New Hampshire Home, Parenting New Hampshire and BRIDE. McLean, which also specializes in event and custom publishing projects, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Yankee Publishing, Inc., publishers of Yankee Magazine and The Old Farmer’s Almanac.

OutFITters Thrift Stores are owned and operated by Families in Transition – New Horizons (FIT), a nonprofit organization that provides safe, affordable housing and comprehensive social services to individuals and families who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless, enabling them to gain self-sufficiency and respect. All proceeds from OutFITters help pay for the housing and social services FIT provides to participants. For more information about OutFITters, including store hours and how to donate new and gently used items, visit For more information about FIT, visit


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