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.
Whether youre a walker or a runner, this 9-mile race gives you the chance to help a worthwhile and timely cause: fire prevention education in the Treasure Valley.
The race begins at Fort Boise Park, winds up Shaw Mountain and Table Rock roads (gaining 1,000 feet in elevation) and continues back down the hill to the park.
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
Posted by Anna Webb on July 14, 2015
Join the celebration of the Americans with Disabilities Act, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, July 17, at the Idaho state Capitol. The goal is to get 1,000 people to circle the Capitol in support of the law, as well as American servicemen and women.