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Paul Gaudet, Sr. and AutoServ to be Honored at Annual Good Scout Award Luncheon

Lakes Region, New Hampshire – November 5, 2015 – Bank of New Hampshire is proud to be the presenting sponsor of The Daniel Webster Council – Boy Scouts of America 24th Annual Lakes Region Good Scout Award Luncheon.

The Good Scout Award Luncheon will be held on Thursday, November 19th at 12pm at Steele Hill Resort in Sanbornton, NH. The Daniel Webster Council will honor Paul Gaudet, Sr., Owner of the AutoServ Dealerships as Corporate Good Scout Honoree. AutoServ Dealerships and the Gaudet Family will be honored by the Daniel Webster Council, Boy Scouts of America for their service to the community and area businesses while exemplifying Scouting values in their daily lives.

“The aims of Scouting are to develop character, to encourage participating citizenship, and to promote personal fitness. As business leaders who work tirelessly to support the local community, the Gaudet family exemplifies these attributes within themselves and fosters them in other people, including their 150 AutoServ employees, through extensive civic involvement and numerous volunteer efforts. Appropriately, Paul Gaudet, Sr., his family and their business are recognized with the Lakes Region Good Scout Award,” stated Jay Stoecker, Director of Development/CFO for Daniel Webster Council. “Paul Gaudet, Sr. is a major supporter of many organizations within the Lakes Region including the Boys and Girls Club of the Lakes Region, Spaulding Youth Center, Lakes Region Community Service Council, Easter Seals, United Way, the Carey House, Holy Trinity Catholic School, funds educational scholarships, sponsors youth sports, the list goes on; truly epitomizing the principles of the Good Scout Award.”

This year’s Good Scout Luncheon will be chaired by Mark Primeau, former recipient of the Lakes Region Good Scout Award and President & CEO of Bank of New Hampshire. The fundraising goal of $50,000 from this event will benefit and enrich scouting throughout the Lakes Region.  If you are interested in helping to meet this goal, there are several sponsorship levels and tickets available to support this great cause. Scouting remains strong in New Hampshire and throughout the entire nation.

For more information on how to support the Lakes Region Good Scout Award Luncheon, please contact Mark Primeau at 603.527.3200 or at

Bank of New Hampshire, founded in 1831, provides deposit, lending and wealth management products and services to families and businesses throughout New Hampshire. With 21 banking offices throughout New Hampshire and assets exceeding $1 billion, Bank of New Hampshire is the oldest and largest independent bank in the state. Bank of New Hampshire is a mutual organization, focused on the success of the bank’s customers, communities and employees, rather than stockholders.  For more information, call 1-800-832-0912 or visit

The Daniel Webster Council, Boy Scouts of America is committed to building character, citizenship, and personal fitness among youth by focusing on dynamic programs of outdoor activities and leadership training. In 2014 the Daniel Webster Council served approximately 10,000 youth throughout New Hampshire in almost 500 chartered Cub Scout packs, Boy Scout troops, Varsity teams, Venture crews, and Explorer posts. For more information, please visit Please contact Jennifer Bean at 603 625-6431 for more information.


Photo Caption: Paul Gaudet, Sr., Owner of the AutoServ Dealerships and 2015 Good Scout Honoree.

AutoServ Dealerships is located in Tilton and Belmont. This year marks AutoServ’s 25th anniversary in business, offering a full range of new vehicle lines including Ford, Nissan, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, RAM, Kia and VW, as well as pre-owned sales, repair and collision services for all makes and models.  AutoServ has been recognized with the prestigious Time Magazine’s "Quality Dealer of the Year" and received many “Best of Lakes Region” awards for stellar sales performance and customer satisfaction.  For more information, call (800) 491-9373 or visit


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