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Good Works: ICCU and NHS hold warm clothing drive

In December, Neighborhood Housing Services and Idaho Central Credit Union held a warm clothing drive for children living in NHS communities Davis Park, Stewart Avenue, Northwest Pointe and Gateway Crossing in Nampa. NHS and ICCU staff members donated 265 items, ...

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Good Works: Boise Airport hosts United’s Fantasy Flight to the North Pole

The aviation community at the Boise Airport worked together to create a unique holiday experience for low-income children on Dec. 13. United head elf Teresa Slagel worked with the Boise School District to identify 87 5- to 12-year-old students from ...

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Good Works: Lewiston businesses sponsor holiday food drive

On Dec. 14, the Holiday Heroes Food Drive took place in the Lewis-Clark Valley. Patrons of Rosauers in Lewiston purchased more than 200 bags of prepackaged food, worth $20 each. The bags were paired with frozen turkeys and hams from ...

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Good Works: Lyle Pearson holds ‘Toys for Tots’ drive

Lyle Pearson Auto Show participated in the local “Toys for Tots” Christmas Drive. Toys were collected from each building at the dealership. Lyle Pearson also provided a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Van to collect more than 75 toys.

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Good Works: Palouse Cares food drive, auctions have record success

On Dec. 7, hundreds of volunteers came together in every community on the Palouse to gather more than 38,000 pounds of food for area food banks. Food collections took place in Moscow, Pullman, Colfax, Palouse, Potlatch, Genesee, Garfield, Colton/Uniontown, Troy, ...

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Good Works: Valley Wide helps seniors in SW Idaho

Valley Wide Cooperative, with matching funds from Land O’ Lakes, donated $9,900 to the Area Agency on Aging Serving Southwest Idaho, a Division of Idaho Council of Governments serving Southwest Idaho. The funds will serve people 60 and older and ...

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Good Works: Sun Valley store donates proceeds to The Advocates

On Dec. 12, Panache on the Sun Valley Mall hosted trunk shows by Cindy Kirk Designs (handcrafted bags) and jewelry designer Kary Kjesbo, of KKDesigns. Panache and the two designers donated 10 percent of sales from the entire day and ...

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Good Works: Idaho Power employees donate turkeys to regional food banks

Idaho Power employees donated turkeys and other food items to local food banks and organizations throughout their service area through Dec. 18. Employees from the Canyon Operations Center collected 100 turkeys for the Nampa and Caldwell Salvation Army. The Payette ...

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Good Works: Dutch Bros. holds annual Buck for Kids Day

On Dec. 6, 15 Treasure Valley Dutch Bros. Coffee locations donated all of the day’s proceeds to local Boys & Girls Club, during their annual Buck for Kids Day. The total amount raised was $23,402. Caldwell and Nampa locations, owned ...

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Good Works: Walk 150 concludes with celebration, awards for businesses

Over the past 12 months, hundreds of Boiseans of all ages have walked with the purpose of helping commemorate Boise’s 150th anniversary and encouraging an active lifestyle. Walk 150, sponsored by the City of Boise and Let’s Move Boise with ...

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