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Circle of Excellence Awards


This award is our highest honor, reserved for the organization and its employees who best exemplify the Spirit of our region through a culture of strong commitment, positive attitude and demonstration of continued broad-based support for the community and the Monadnock United Way. 

Current Award Winner:
Douglas Company

Past Winners:
Fenton Family Dealerships • Savings Bank of Walpole • Markem-Imaje
Southwestern Community Services • Peerless Insurance & Liberty Mutual Group
Clark-Mortenson Agency • C&S Wholesale Grocers
Electronic Imaging Materials • Cheshire Medical / Dartmouth Hitchcock Keene • Baudelaire, Inc.
Monadnock Radio Group • Smiths Medical ASD, Inc. • City of Keene
Timken Aerospace & Super Precision Bearings • Monadnock Family Services • Portex, Inc.
CFX Corporation • Granite Bank • TFX Medical • Peterborough Savings • J. A. Wright & Company
The Netherlands Insurance Co. • Markem Corporation



Awarded to the employee group achieving the highest per capita giving
in a first year employee campaign.

Current Award Winners:
SAU 29 • SAU 93

Past Winners:
S&S Painting • Ames Performance Engineering • Autumn Passages • W.S. Badger Company, Inc.
Benny's Auto Body • John Brown, Ltd. • CHESCO • Computer Solutions of Keene
Dean Hill Volkswagen & Subaru • Engelberth Construction, Inc. • IniNet, Inc. • Jackson Energy
Keating Plumbing & Heating • Logopak Corporation • Monadnock Food Co-op
Masiello Employment Services • Microspec Corporation • St. Martins Lane Cabinet Makers
SAU # 34 Hillsboro-Deering School District • T J Maxx • Turmoil, Inc.


Awarded to the five employee groups achieving the highest per capita giving in an established employee campaign.

Current Award Winners:
10 employees or less: The New Hampshire Trust Company
11 to 49 employees: IPG Employee Benefits
50 to 124 employees: Filtrine Manufacturing
125 to 249 employees: Cheshire Oil Company
Over 250 employees: Markem-Imaje

Past Winners:
A G Edwards • Baudelaire • D.D. Bean & Sons • CFX Corporation • Carlisle Wide Plank Floors
Cheshire Oil • City of Keene • Clark Insurance • Connecticut River Bank
Corning Specialty Materials • EMF, Inc. • ES3, LLC • Findings, Inc • Granite Bank
Janos Technology • Kingsbury Corporation • Legasse Associates • Lehman & Wilkinson
Logopak Corporation • MacMillin Company • Markem-Imaje • Monadnock Family Services
The New Hampshire Trust Co. • PC Connection • Precitech • Public Service Co. of NH
ReMax Town & Country • TFX Medical • True North Networks • UPS • J. A. Wright & Co


Awarded to companies and employee groups conducting campaigns
with an exceptional level of creativity and enthusiasm.

Current Award Winner:
Monadnock Food Co-Op

Past Winners:
Baudelaire, Inc. • Bellows Nichols Agency • CFX Corporation • Cheshire Oil Company
Clarke Distributors • Clark-Mortenson Agency • Corning NetOptix • W. W. Cross
Crotched Mountain • Cheshire Medical Center / Dartmouth Hitchcock • ES3, LLC
Franklin Pierce University • Harrisville Designs • Keene Day Care Center • Douglas Company
Electronic Imaging Materials • Fenton Family Dealerships • Foley Funeral Home • Granite Bank
Home Health Care, Hospice & Community Services • Karl Roberts Cuts for Men • City of Keene
Kingsbury Corporation • MARKEM Corporation  • Markem-Imaje • MedCare Custom Packaging
Monadnock Family Services • Monadnock Community Hospital • MPB Corporation
The Netherlands Insurance Co. • NGM Insurance • Ocean National Bank • Osram/Sylvania
PC Connection • Portex, Inc • Primary Bank • Public Service Co. of NH • SAU 47
Schleicher & Schuell • Southwestern Community Services • SUPERVALU • TFX Medical • Troy Mills
Timken • Vision Financial Corporation • Whitney Brothers
W.S. Badger Company • J. A. Wright & Co.

$100,000 CIRCLE

Membershp is made up of companies and their employees whose combined annual giving totals $100,000 or more.

Current Member(s):
C&S Wholesale Grocers • Markem-Imaje

Past Members:
Liberty Mutual Insurance • NGM Insurance
Peerless Insurance • Portex, Inc. • Timken Aerospace & Super Precision Bearings


Based on combined employee and corporate per capita giving of:

$100 or more - Gold Award
$75 or more - Silver Award
$50 or more - Bronze Award