Quantcast
Home / Good Works (page 29) /

Good Works

Scentsy uses rockers to fundraise for March of Dimes

Scentsy surpassed its fundraising goal of $231,000 during its annual Rock-a-Thon, held Sept. 11. Thanks to the efforts of Scentsy employees, vendors, consultants and the community, the company was able to present the Idaho March of Dimes with a check ...

Read More »

Minidoka County Fire receives funding from Valley Wide Co-op

The Minidoka County Fire Protection District has received a donation of $4,600 from Valley Wide Cooperative, Valley Agronomics and Land O’ Lakes. The donation will be used to provide equipment to the local department that will allow them to improve ...

Read More »

Bank of the West sponsors Junior Achievement

In August, Bank of the West presented its sponsorship of Koelsch and Summerwind Elementary Schools to Junior Achievement of Idaho in Boise. Students at the two schools will now be given the opportunity for experiential and grade-appropriate lessons related to ...

Read More »

Valley Wide helps Salmon Elks get new boiler

Valley Wide Energy, a division of Valley Wide Cooperative, coordinated a three-week effort, raising $2,089 for the Salmon Elks to purchase a new boiler. The company made a $1 donation for every gallon of propane sold from the dispenser at ...

Read More »

Girl Scouts of Silver Sage awarded $25,000 by three community partners

Girl Scouts of Silver Sage Council received $25,000 from Mountain West Bank, the Laura Moore Cunningham Foundation, and Glanbia Foods in August. A $5,000 grant from Mountain West will be used for the Girl Scouts’ Visions program for low-income, at-risk ...

Read More »

ISU Credit Union donates t-shirts for welcome back event

The Idaho State University Credit Union, and its business development manager Rick Cheatum, donated several hundred t-shirts to students, staff, and faculty attending the sixth annual Welcome Back Orange and Black event held on Aug. 24 in downtown Pocatello. Students ...

Read More »

Suicide Prevention Hotline receives grant from state Veteran’s Services

Idaho Suicide Prevention Hotline (1-800-273-TALK) has received a $100,000 grant from the Idaho Division of Veteran’s Services. This gift is in addition to start-up funding and similar IDVS grants since launch, helping the hotline achieve and sustain 24/7 operations. “In ...

Read More »

Idaho Veterans get a hand from Garden City business

The third annual Ultimate Car Show raised $1,525 for veterans assistance programs on July 25. The event has become a neighborhood celebration for Garden City, said Jason Smullin, owner of J’s Ultimate Hand Car Wash, which donated $5 from every ...

Read More »

Wells Fargo employees help spruce up south-central Idaho homes

Two days of volunteerism by Wells Fargo employees in South Central Idaho helped move six Kimberly families closer to home ownership. The effort was managed through the Self Help Housing Program, operated by South Central Community Action Partnership and part ...

Read More »