Posted by Anna Webb on September 1, 2015
This always popular event, Closer to Heaven, a tour of mountain homes in the Idaho City area, raises money for Mountain Kids Day Camp.
The faith-based camp is open to all children, free of charge. Eighty children from the area attended the camp this year, said organizer Jennifer Alban, and 120 volunteers pitched in to help.
This years self-guided driving tour, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sept. 12, will raise money for the 2016 camp.
Posted on August 25, 2015
The Treasure Valley Fire Prevention and Safety CO-OP hosts the 36th annual Table Rock Challenge, 9 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 5.
Posted by Anna Webb on August 18, 2015
More than 15 years ago, Boisean Diane Davis Myklegard, great granddaughter of Boise pioneers Tom and Julia Davis, began meeting with city officials. Her goal: Restoring, enhancing and remodeling Julia Davis Park once Davis family orchards in time for its 100th birthday in 2007. The Second Century Coalition was born, and improvement projects have been ongoing at the celebrated park ever since.
Posted by Anna Webb on August 11, 2015
We hear it a lot. Volunteers are the lifeblood of nonprofits. And studies indicate that volunteering is a common pastime for lots of Idahoans. According to one study from the Corporation for National and Community Service, Idaho ranked second in the nation in 2013 for the percentage of residents who volunteer in their communities.
Posted by Anna Webb on August 4, 2015
Last year’s event raised $73,000
Posted by Anna Webb on July 28, 2015
About $165,000 is available to nonprofit organizations.
Posted on July 21, 2015
Project organizers welcome donations from the public