(Pittsfield, NH) - The Globe Manufacturing Company has created the $1 Million fund at the NH Charitable Foundation.

(Globe Co-owners Don Welch, Gef Freese and Rob Freese)  Photo by Cheryl Senter

Company officials say $40-thousand from the fund will be grated each year to nonprofits and community efforts in Pittsfield and surrounding towns.

Globe Manufacturing  has been operated by four generations of the Freese family in Pittsfield for 116 years, manufacturing boots and clothing for firefighters.

(Globe employee Theresa Perkins)   Photo by Cheryl Senter