This year’s Cranksgiving event in Pocatello was another success,with the community coming together to provide more than 1,000 turkeys for Idahoans in need. Not only did Barrie’s Ski and Sports help collect the turkeys and then get dozens of dedicated volunteers to bicycle the turkeys down to our warehouse in Pocatello, they also got to […]
You all are amazing! Our 20th anniversary of Empty Bowls reached new heights by surpassing our goal of $40K with a total of $40,272; this will provide 201,360 meals this holiday season. We saw more than 1,000 attendees enjoy last Friday’s event on the Grove Plaza, plus a marriage proposal (she said yes. The picture of […]
For the second consecutive year, Stinker Stores are celebrating a record-breaking effort in their annual “Stomp Out Hunger” campaign. This year, from November 3-13, customers of Stinker Stores all over the state were encouraged to add donations on their final totals at the register. Stinker Stores officials tabulated those donations and they’ve informed The Idaho […]
Albertsons employees and customers worked together to raise funds this month to help solve hunger in Idaho, and on Thursday, Albertsons came to The Idaho Foodbank with a truck filled with 2,616 full turkey dinners for the families who need them most. As part of the “Turkey Bucks” campaign, shoppers at Albertsons all over the state […]
With just 10 days until Thanksgiving, Micron employees have once again stepped forward with a way to help solve hunger in Idaho. The employees are continuing a 16-year tradition with generous donations of turkeys and hams for holiday meals. Micron provides employees an annual holiday gift (a choice of a ham or turkey) in appreciation […]
The Davis family, who were visiting the Boise Town Square Mall today and ran into a mysterious woman in the parking lot, who handed Mary Alice a Christmas card. She told Mary Alice that she looked like she deserved the gift, and when she opened the card she discovered that it contained a $100 bill. Mary Alice turned to thank the woman, but it was too late – the lady had vanished!