Helping Works

Helping Works

Idaho Laugh Fest brings belly rollin’ for a good cause

The Idaho Laugh Fest brings headliner Fortune Feimster and other comedians for a multi-day event to benefit A New Beginning Adoption Agency, plus the Idaho Songwriters Association presents David Andrews for benefit concert and a climbing fundraiser helps Chuck Washington and his team of medical trainers in their annual trip to Burma.

About Helping Works

Anna Webb

@IDS_AnnaWebb

Anna Webb is a Boise native who returned to her hometown in 1998 after 14 years on the East Coast. She has written for the Idaho Statesman for more than a decade, covering a variety of beats. In 2013 she wrote "150 Boise Icons," a series of 150 stories in the paper that the Statesman also published as a book to mark Boise's sesquicentennial.

Videos

Meet Boise's top cemetery expert

David Habben is a tireless volunteer, all in service to educating people about tombstone symbolism, local history and the colorful characters who rest in the city's cemeteries.
awebb@idahostatesman.com
Meet Boise's top cemetery expert 2:30

Meet Boise's top cemetery expert

Meet taphophile David Habben, your guide to Boise's cemeteries 2:57

Meet taphophile David Habben, your guide to Boise's cemeteries

A look back at Idaho Gives 2015 1:07

A look back at Idaho Gives 2015

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What Happens When You Give Kids A Bag Of Dolls?