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The Latest from Kismet

2008 Jubilee Auction highlight: WFR class from SOLO

April 15, 2008

SOLO schools is donating a Wilderness First Responder Course (WFR). “If taken on our campus here in Conway, the course includes meals and lodging and has a value of $895.00. It is typically 9 days of training.”

2008 Jubilee Auction highlight: Seacoast Air Tour

April 15, 2008

Two Flight Tours for Two with Jim Siverts on his Diamond DA40 aircraft. Each flight is valued at $200+. Jim says that “The Diamond is a state of the art composite aircraft with the latest in computer glass panel avionics. I fly out of Portsmouth and can fly into Fryeburg…

Kismet Manchester efforts in the news

April 14, 2008

Read Jim Fennell of the Union Leader’s weekend column, which highlights Kismet’s popularity with Manchester students…and Director Mike Jewell’s difficulties in choosing scholarship recipients.

Drummond & Drummond Real Estate sponsors Jubilee

March 31, 2008

Thank you to Alex Drummond and Jim Drummond of Drummond & Drummond Real Estate and RE/MAX Presidential North Conway, who recently became Sustaining Sponsors of the 2008 Jubilee!

Get your Jubilee invitation!

March 27, 2008

Jubilee invitations will be mailed next week. Be sure we have your address, so you can get yours. See you May 17! Read about last year’s Jubilee

Patrick Gavin Middle School, our newest sending school

February 25, 2008

Press Release (PDF Doc.)

Badger Realty to Sponsor Jubilee ’08

February 22, 2008

Badger Realty of North Conway is our newest Sustaining Sponsor for the upcoming Jubilee event! Special thanks to Brenda Leavitt and Meg Simone of Badger for making this new connection. When: May 17 Where: Cranmore Mountain Resort Invitations are mailed in April. Join the mailing list to receive yours! Sponsorships…

Kismet makes news in the Manchester Union Leader!

February 8, 2008

Check out the article by Jim Fennell, Calling kids to Kismet Rock, in the Union Leader.

Update on Breaking Records; Helping Kids

February 1, 2008

Mats Roing recently sent an update email to Kismet founder and executive director Mike Jewell. It was about his attempt to break the winter speed record to climb all 48 New Hampshire 4000 foot peaks. Mats made an impressive effort, but had to abort after 41 peaks due to health…

Happy Holidays!

December 22, 2007

Does your oven need a break on December 26? Join us the night after Christmas at Flatbread Company in North Conway, when a portion of every large pizza sold will be donated to Kismet’s 2008 program season. Special thanks to Flatbread Company for offering weekly Tuesday night benefits, which have…

Breaking Records; Helping Kids

December 17, 2007

Mats Roing of Boston found a creative way to benefit Kismet this season. He is attempting to break the winter record for summiting all 48 of New Hampshire’s 4,000 foot mountains and invites sponsorships of the individual peaks he’ll attempt, with donations going to Kismet programs. A winter record attempt…

Save the Date: Jubilee 2008

December 4, 2007

Save the date: Jubilee 2008 is scheduled for May 17 at Cranmore Resort! Read about the 2007 Jubilee