Posted by Anna Webb on November 25, 2014
National Children's Memorial Day, Dec. 9, is a time for families and others in the community who have lost a child to remember their loved ones.
The St. Luke's Children's Hospital hosts its annual memorial event, "Evening of Memories," at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 2, on the fifth floor of the South Tower of the Anderson Center at St. Luke's Regional Medical Center, 190 E. Bannock St. in Boise.
The event, which will include music, refreshments, readings, reflections and the making of keepsake ornaments, is open to anyone in the community who has lost a child. Members of the hospital staff who cared for children will also participate. It will offer an opportunity for people to share their thoughts with others who understand the particular difficulties that can arise for families and friends during the holiday season.
Posted by Anna Webb on November 18, 2014
Awards from the Idaho Nonprofit Center, the City of Boise seeks comments of the future of open space, and an adaptive skiing program at Bogus needs volunteers.
Posted by Anna Webb on November 11, 2014
Boise Rescue Mission asks for the public's help to provide holiday turkeys for families in need; Boise State hosts a conference on the cultural role of African food and heritage.
Posted by Anna Webb on November 6, 2014
The project benefits shelter programs.
Posted on October 21, 2014
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul prepares for its annual Thanksgiving food box giveaway, Rake-Up Nampa needs rakers, and more.
Posted on October 14, 2014
Chase Away the Clouds will create a free sanctuary for people receiving cancer treatment; a link to human rights activist Rose Beal's final speech and a way to support counseling for victims of child sexual abuse.