Stories tagged: charitable giving
Sun., July 9, 2017
Idaho First Lady brings helping hand, ‘good karma’ to North Idaho woman recovering from addiction
At 25, Brandi Irons has accomplished a great deal. She is raising a young son while holding down a job at the Kootenai Recovery Center, and recently completed her first …
Wed., Nov. 30, 2016, 4:54 p.m.
Record charitable donations reported for Giving Tuesday
Giving Tuesday, a 5-year-old phenomenon aimed at encouraging online charitable giving, produced record-shattering donations this week, according to two organizations which tracked the flow of gifts.
Fri., Dec. 4, 2015, 9:47 p.m.
On Philanthropy: How to succeed in the giving season
During the holiday season, our mailboxes are overflowing with catalogs, holiday cards – and requests for donations. At this time of year, when people are feeling most generous, nonprofits work …
Wed., July 30, 2014, 1:11 p.m.
Officials inundated by wildfire donations
PATEROS, Wash. — After the largest wildfire in Washington’s history destroyed hundreds of homes and burned hundreds of square miles in north-central Washington, donations poured in.
Mon., Dec. 8, 2008
Hoping for generosity in an uncharitable economy
David Hunt, a 53-year-old Coeur d’Alene School District counselor, summarizes his current financial situation this way: “My retirement has tanked. For the first time in 25 years, many of my …