Altrusa International of Laconia, NH
- Business Professionals
ALTRUSA OF LACONIA is an enthusiastic group of individuals of all ages, businesses and professions. We have a proud history of community service in the Lakes Region area, and we strive for projects that will help us make a difference.
Established in 1945, Altrusa provides community service, develops leadership, fosters international understanding and encourages fellowship. Today it not only provides volunteerism, but welcomes all individuals to become a member of our enthusiastic group. Altrusa's primary focus is literacy.
ALTRUSA INTERNATIONAL INC. - Founded in 1917, Altrusa was the first national service organization of business and professional women. (Visit our “Club Info” to view some notable Altrusans.) In 1935 Altrusa became international with extension into Mexico. Today, we are worldwide with 14 districts encompassing 19 countries and membership of close to 15,000.
ALTRUSA LACONIA SCHOLARSHIPS - Altrusa offers scholarships in the following categories:
Dr. Alice Normandin Scholarship is for a woman pursuing a career in the health field
Katherine Daigneault Scholarship is for a woman pursuing a career in the business field
Rose Emery Scholarship is for a woman pursuing a career in the education field
Adrienne Stevens –Margaret “Peg” Normandin Athletic Scholarship is for women who have participated in the extra-curricular Athletic Program at Laconia High School who are continuing their education in a degree program