Serving the Greater Manchester area since 1891
121 Cedar Street, Manchester, NH 03101
Office hours: Mon-Fri 9 am - 3 pm
Michael and Armida Harper, Commanding Officers
Phone: (603) 627-7013    Fax: (603) 622-8332
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Schedule at a glance
Kids Café   Mon—Thu 5:15 to 7 pm (ages 6-12)
Senior Center  Tue—Wed  9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. (ages 60+)
Dance and Drama   Tue 4 to 5:15 pm (ages 6-12)
Women's Group  Tue 6 to 7:30 pm (adults)
Narcotics Anonymous  Tue 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Music lessons   Thu 4 to 5:15 pm (ages 6-12)
Bible study   Thu 6 to 7 pm 
(adult and young adult classes)
Teen Night  Fri—Sat  6:30 to 10:30 pm (ages 13-17)
Church services  Sun 10 am   3 pm en Español  


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Back to school program

Back to school program

Help our young people have a successful school year. 

We identify school aged children in need and provide them with a backpack, school supplies, and a gift card for school clothes.

If you would like to participate in this program by purchasing backpacks, supplies and/or gift cards, please fill out the form below and send it back by e-mail or fax by July 27. We hope to have all the donations collected by August 10.

No child should have to be without the tools they need for success in school and thanks to your generous donation, more children will have those supplies.

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34th Annual Toy Run

34th Annual Toy Run

Welcome to our new officers

Major Armida and Captain Michael Harper

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Thank you for helping our hurting neighbors. With each gift, you’ll know that a struggling family found food, safe shelter, or even a chance to get back on their feet because of your kindness.

Volunteers Ring the Bell

Jewell Instruments Bell Ringers

Volunteers Phyllis and Rich from Jewell Instruments dressed for the occasion as they rang the bell at Sam's Club.

Bakery employees raise money for Kids Cafe

Maplehurst Bakery employees

Maplehurst (formerly Freed's Bakery) Bakery employees took part in the "Weston: Seeding Stronger Communities" program  and raised over $3,500 to help Kids Cafe which was matched by Weston, making a total donation of $7,072. Many graduates of Kids Cafe now work at the bakery. Dave Martin (2nd from left) helped coordinate the fund raising program at the bakery where the employees chose to support the Kids Cafe.

Manchester kids compete at Star Search

Star Search 2015

This group of our young people enjoyed Star Search, an annual talent competition held in Maine. Doing well did not hurt.

Santander Bank donates to Kids Cafe

Santander_Bank

(Left to Right) Isaac Davis, Small Business Relationship Specialist; Shelley Lanctot, Universal Banker; Captain Herb Rader, Salvation Army; Evin Cunningham, Universal Banker
(Photo taken by Bria Suprenant, Branch Manager)

Santander Bank customers chose The Manchester, NH Salvation Army's Kids Cafe as the local charitable program to receive a $500 donation from the bank. Thank you to Santander and its customers for your generosity.

Thank you

To our sponsors for the Camp for Kids Breakfast

S U P P O R T I N G   S P O N S O R S:
 

Merchants

Merchants Automotive Group

GZA

GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc.

Santa Fund

And, of course, we thank everyone who contributes faithfully to the Union Leader Santa Fund.

Table Sponsors:
 

Rotary

Bedford Rotary Club

Dead River

Dead River Company

Union Leader

New Hampshire Union Leader

Northway Bank

Northway Bank

Roxy Baker - board member

St Marys Bank
St. Mary's Bank

Yvonne Gosselin - board member