Photo Galleries

There’s a lot going on at Families in Transition – New Horizons! Browse our photo galleries to view pictures from recent events.

2019 Wicked FIT Run

2019 Run For Hope

Empty Bowls 2018

2019 cinco de mayo

2017-2018 FIT VISTA Program

Check out our 2017-2018 FIT VISTA team in action!

2018 May Hope House Construction

2018 May construction of Hope House in Wolfeboro, NH.

2016-2017 FIT VISTA Program

Check out our 2016-2017 FIT VISTA team in action!

2016 Wicked FIT Run

#GivingTuesday 2015

VISTA 50 Celebration 2015

Photos from the NH VISTA 50 Celebration on November 23, 2015

Wicked FIT Run 2015

Dodging Homelessness April 2, 2015

Thank you to all those who came out for the Dodging Homelessness High School Dodgeball Tournament, an event to raise awareness for homelessness in New Hampshire.

H20 Salon Makeovers

on March 30,2015 H20 Salon, In Bedford NH gave makeovers to some of our participants and volunteers!

Family Celebration 2014

December 17,2014 FIT staff and participants came together for Family Celebration. Participants received holiday gifts, met Santa and enjoyed a pot luck dinner!

Gigunda Family Place Holiday Celebration

Gigunda Donation to Family Place December 16,2014

Garden Design Workshop

On November 7 - 10, 2014 This workshop was led by experienced and certified permaculture instructors and landscape designers who helped guide attendees through the process of designing a sustainable, productive, and beautiful garden space for our new community garden.

Wicked FIT 2014

October 25, 2014 Rollins Park, Concord NH Families in Transition\'s 3rd annual Wicked FIT Run

ECCO Volunteers

On September 23, 2014 We had 80 volunteers from ECCO donate their time to helping us with various projects around FIT buildings

I AM ONE September 4, 2014

I AM ONE: New Hampshire Day to End Child Homelessness Event in Veteran\'s Park, Manchester

Dodgeball Tournament (March 15, 2014)

Thank you to all of the schools, volunteers, and sponsors that made the 2014 Dodging Homelessness High School Tournament such a tremendous success! Together, we raised awareness on homelessness among many high school students from across the state. We also raised over $1,000 to benefit Families in Transition and the <a href=\"http://www.nhceh.org\" target=\"_blank\">NH Coalition to End Homelessness</a>. Stay tuned for details regarding our 2015 tournament! Updates will be posted at <a href=\"/dodgeball\">www.fitnh.org/dodgeball</a>.

AmeriCorps VISTA 9/11 Service Day

To commemorate the events of 9/11, the New Hampshire Catholic Charities, Families in Transition, CADCA VetCorps, NCCC and Campus Compact VISTA Programs joined together on September 9th for a day of service at the New Hampshire’s Food Bank’s Community Garden. Over 100 VISTAs gathered to put forth a team effort to make nutritious food available to the one in nine people who are food insecure across the state.

Day of Caring

Combined groups of volunteers help out on the Day of Caring!

Hayward Street Groundbreaking (August 29, 2013)

Thank you to all who attended the Groundbreaking Ceremony on August 29, 2013. Special thanks to our speakers: Mayor Ted Gatsas, City of Manchester; Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter, New Hampshire\'s First District; Peter Clark, Office of United States Senator Jeanne Shaheen; Barbara Fields, New England Regional Administrator, Department of Housing & Urban Development; Kevin Flynn, External Relations & Communications Director, Community Development Finance Authority.

cinco de mayo 2013 (May 2, 2013)

Families in Transition hosted their 8th annual cinco de mayo celebration on May 2, 2013. Thank you to all of the sponsors, attendees, and supporters who helped make this a fabulous fiesta!

Dover Grand Opening (February 6, 2013)

We held a grand opening for Families in Transition--Dover on February 6, 2013. The property will house single, low-income women beginning in March. Thank you Citizens Bank, New Hampshire Housing, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Senator Jeanne Shaheen and Greater Dover Chamber of Commerce for your support!

Dover (January 2013)

Volunteers help prepare Families in Transition\'s newest building in Dover, NH for the grand opening event!

Dover Renovations (November & December 2012)

Families in Transition purchased a new property in Dover, NH designed to house single, low-income women after renovations. Thank you to the volunteers that helped clean and paint the new property!

Boston Red Sox Volunteer with Families in Transition in Concord (November 28, 2012)

Thank you to the Red Sox for volunteering at Families in Transition in Concord during the Red Sox Holiday Road Trip!

2012 Wicked FIT Run (October 27, 2012)

Families in Transition hosted the inaugural Wicked FIT Run, a family-friendly, 5K run/walk dedicated to chasing away homelessness in NH, on Saturday, October 27 at Rollins Park in Concord. Proceeds of this event are going towards Families in Transition’s programs and services for formerly homeless families and individuals. Thank you to all of the sponsors, runners and volunteers who helped make this a successful event!

Manchester Emergency Housing  Press Conference (July 12, 2012)

Families in Transition (FIT) hosted a press conference to announce the acquisition of Manchester Emergency Housing (MEH), the only family shelter in the Queen City. Additionally, it introduced its upcoming “extreme shelter makeover” project and the business partners working to make the project become a reality.Businesses and organizations donating time, items and trades skills to the “shelter makeover” include: Digital Prospect Corporation; FairPoint Communications; Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences; Merchants Automotive Group; New Hampshire Housing; United Health Care; US Airways/Do Crew; and students from the Derryfield School.

Cinco de Mayo Celebration 2012 (May 3, 2012)

Our 2012 Cinco de Mayo Celebration was a fun fiesta! FIT supporters, Board members, staff and community members came together for Mexican food, dancing, live music from the Jason Spooner Trio, and more. Thank you to all of the sponsors, attendees, and supporters who helped make this year\'s event a success!

Supporter Open House at OutFITters Thrift Store Boutique  (January 26, 2012)

We\'ve finally expanded and relocated OutFITters Thrift Store Boutique! The Boutique now has a new home at 20 South Main Street in downtown Concord. Thank you to all of our project developers who provided the financial support to help grow and move the Boutique: Cityside Management Corporation, Northern Elastomeric Inc., Anagnost Companies, Citizens Bank Foundation, Grappone Automotive Group, Merrimack County Savings Bank, MTS Services, People\'s United Bank, Laconia Savings Bank, Northway Bank, Checkmate Payroll Services, Foothills Physical Therapy, and Peter C. Brankman & Company.

Belmont Housing Open House (December 8, 2011)

Thank you to all who attended the open house of our Belmont Housing Program on December 8, 2011. Special thanks to our speakers: Mayor Ted Gatsas, Mayor, City of Manchester; Matt Leahy, Special Assistant for Policy & Procedure, Office of U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen; Ashley Pratte, Project Coordinator, Office of Congressman Frank Guinta; Councilor Raymond Wieczorek, Executive Councilor, State of New Hampshire; Ben Frost, Director of Public Affairs, New Hampshire Housing; and Kevin Flynn, External Relations and Communications Director, Community Development and Finance Authority.

September 11 Service Day (September 10, 2011)

Members of the Families in Transition VISTA Program joined forces with VISTAs from NH Catholic Charities to give a day of service at the New Hampshire Food Bank production garden in Manchester. They harvested, weeded, and prepared plots. Their combined 132 hours of service were dedicated to military members and their families through Operation Honor Card!

20th Anniversary Celebration (November 2, 2011)

Thanks to our friends and supporters who celebrated our 20th anniversary with us! The evening entailed guided tours through our \"Family Mill\" property and a short program highlighting the growth and success of FIT throughout the years accompanied remarks by Mayor Ted Gatsas, FIT Board Members, FIT Alumni Participant, and Staff.

Lowell Street Open House (June 3, 2011)

Thank you to all who attended the grand opening of our Lowell Street Housing Program on June 3, 2011. Special thanks to our speakers: Mayor Ted Gatsas, Mayor, City of Manchester; Laura Simoes, Deputy State Director, Office of U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen; Councilor Raymond Wieczorek, Executive Councilor, State of New Hampshire; Senator Lou D’Allesandro, New Hampshire State Senator; Dean Christon, Executive Director, New Hampshire Housing; Robert Shumeyko, Boston Region Community Planning & Development Director, U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development; and Greg Carsen, Manchester Field Office Director, U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development.

Cinco de Mayo Celebration 2011 (May 5, 2011)

A great time was had by all who came to Families in Transition\'s 2011 Cinco de Mayo Celebration! From drinks, dancing and dining to a variety of fun giving opportunities, party-goers were kept busy all evening long. Thanks again to each and every attendee, speaker, volunteer and celebration sponsor!

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