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The 13th Annual Nackey S. Loeb First Amendment Awards

A big thank you to all who made our 13th Annual Nackey S. Loeb First Amendment Awards Event such a success. 

Special thanks to Chris Matthews of MSNBC's "Hardball" program, who donated his time as guest speaker.

And congratulations, again, to the 2015 award recipients:

First Amendment Recipient: Former Portsmouth Police Officer John Connors.

Quill & Ink Recipient: Laconia Circuit Court Judge James Carroll.

Keynote speaker: Chris Matthews, host of MSNBC's "Hardball" program.


Thanks also to our First Amendment Award sponsors and supporters:

 

Presenting Sponsor: People's United Bank

Liberty Reception Sponsor: EverSource Energy

Free Press Reception Sponsor: Amoskeag Beverages

Legacy Sponsor: Eastern Bank

First Amendment Award: AutoFair

Speaker Sponsor: U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management

Award Video Supporter: TD Charitable Foundation

Name Tag Sponsor: Holloway Automotive Group 

Ticket Sponsor: AT&T

Hospitality Sponsor: The Common Man Family of Restaurants

Quill & Ink Sponsor:
Catholic Medical Center
Fallon Health
Kinder Morgan
Charles Schwab
Joseph and Signe McQuaid
Silvertech

First in the Nation Sponsor:
Jeb! 2016
Kasich for America
Live Free or Die Alliance
Marco Rubio for President
Donald J. Trump for President

Followers of the School:
BAE Systems
Lincoln Financial
McLane Middleton

Patriot Sponsor:

Cafe Services

Citizens Bank

Elliot Health System

Fidelity Investments

Daniel and Carol Hughes  

IPG Benefits

Kelly PAC

 Sean and Kirsten Mahoney

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences University
St. Mary's Bank

Friends of the School:
 
AARP
Anagnost Investments
BIA
Cross Insurance
Douglas, Leonard & Garvey, P.C.
Howe, Riley + Howe
Hon. Stephen Merrill
Mosse & Mosse Associates
New Hampshire College and University Council
Single Digits
SNHU
Union Leader Corp.

Union Leader - Award Event Article

The Concord Monitor - Award Recipients

Laconia Daily Sun - Judge James Carroll honored

Seacoastonline - John Connors honored



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Looking Back: 2014


Thanks to all who helped make the 2014 First Amendment Awards Event a memorable evening.


We are grateful to our keynote speaker: Donald Trump, who donated his appearance to help the school and presented John and Diane Foley a generous donation to help the Legacy Fund they have established in honor of their son, James.

We are proud of this year's First Amendment Recipient, journalist James Foley, who gave his life in the Middle East, telling the stories of ordinary people caught up in horrible violence.


Thanks to everyone who attended.

Thanks to the students who attend our classes and workshops.

Thanks to our instructors.

See our 2014 First Amendment Award Pictures

Union Leader Award Event James Foley Story

Union Leader Award Event Featured Speaker Donald Trump Story

Concord Monitor Award Event Story

WMUR          NECN              NH1




And thanks to our 2014 sponsors and supporters:


Presenting Sponsor: People's United Bank

Liberty Reception Sponsor: PSNH

Free Press Reception Sponsor: Amoskeag Beverages

Legacy Sponsor: Eastern Bank

First Amendment Award: AutoFair

Speaker Sponsor: U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management

Award Video Supporter: TD Charitable Foundation

Name Tag Sponsor:Holloway Automotive Group 

Dessert Sponsor: The Common Man Family of Restaurants

Quill & Ink Sponsors:
AT&T
Charles Schwab
Citizens Bank
Dennehy & Bouley
The Dupont Group
Fallon Health
Walt and Judy Havenstein
Joseph and Signe McQuaid
Silvertech
SNHU


Followers of the School:
BAE Systems
Lincoln Financial
Live Free or Die Alliance
McLane Law Firm
Toyota of Portsmouth


Patriot Sponsor:
Catholic Medical Center
Daniel and Carol Hughes
Elliot Health System
Fidelity Investments
Kelly PAC
Sean and Kirsten Mahoney
Mosse & Mosse

Friends of the School: Anagnost Investments
Bernstein Shur, Counselors At Law;
Bernstein Shur Group; b-fresh consulting, LLC;  BIA;
Michael P. Boyle; Cross Insurance;Douglas, Leonard & Garvey, P.C.; 
DTZ; Howe Riley + Howe, CPAs;
Mass College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences University; Hon.
Stephen Merrill; New Hampshire Union Leader;
Single Digits, St. Mary's Bank




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2013


The 11th Annual Nackey S. Loeb First Amendment Awards 

 
Speaker: George Stephanopoulos of ABC News

See our 2013 First Amendment Award Pictures

 Thanks to our 2013 sponsors and supporters:

Presenting SponsorPeople's United Bank

Liberty Reception Sponsor: PSNH

Lunch Sponsor: Amoskeag Beverages

First Amendment Award:AutoFair

Speaker Sponsor: U.S. Trust, Bank of America Wealth Management 

Name Tag Sponsor: Holloway Automotive Group

Award Video Supporter: TD Charitable Foundation

Hospitality Sponsor: Executive Court Banquet Facility

Dessert SponsorThe Common Man Family of Restaurants

Quill & Ink Sponsors:
The Dupont Group
Citizens Bank
Fallon Community Health Plan
Joseph and Signe McQuaid
Shaheen & Gordon, P.A
Silvertech
Southern NH University


Followers of the School:
BAE Systems
Charles Schwab
Lincoln Financial
Live Free or Die Alliance


Patriot Sponsors:
AT&T
Fidelity Investments
Sean and Kirsten Mahoney
Mosse & Mosse
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Elliot Hospital


Table Sponsors:
Sen. Kelly Ayotte
Catholic Medical Center


Daniel and Carol Hughes
Gov. John and Dr. Susan Lynch
Dean Kamen
Keystone Press


Friends of the School BIA; Anagnost Investments, Inc.; Centrix Bank; Cross Insurance; Fergus and Jenny Cullen; Sheehan Phinney Capitol Group; Sheehan Phinney Bass & Green, PA; Bernstein Shur, Counselors at Law;  Bernstein Shur Group; Douglas, Leonard & Garvey, P.C.; Howe, Riley and Howe, PLLC; St. Mary's Bank; Cleveland, Waters and Bass, PA; Stephen Merrill, Bingham Consulting; Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences University; New Hampshire Union Leader; Nixon Peabody; Jim Rubens for Senate.

Union Leader Award Event Article

Union Leader Award Event Winner Article

The Nashua Telegraph Award Event Article



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See our 2012 First Amendment Award Pictures

Union Leader article on First Amendment winners
Portsmouth Herald article on David Lang



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