Stories tagged: john chamness
Fri., Feb. 17, 2017, 5:26 a.m.
Original Kroc Center guiding light John Chamness enjoys sun, smooches in Hawaii
It wasn’t that long ago that John Chamness was a guiding light in the planning and construction of the Salvation Army Kroc Center in Coeur d’Alene. Now, he’s enjoying the …
Sun., Nov. 3, 2013
Huckleberries: Former CdA resident hardly shy about how Hawaii ranks for retirees
Major John Chamness of the Salvation Army emails a business story from Hawaii about that MoneyRates.com study claiming Idaho is a better place to retire than the islands. John has …
Sun., Dec. 16, 2012
Huckleberries: School tragedy leaves heartbreaking questions
Coeur d’Alene kindergarten teacher Jen Rude wrote this in her blog, A Butterfly Moment, on Friday, after learning of the senseless Newtown, Conn., massacre: “Here I sit, in a room …
Fri., Aug. 6, 2010, 5:19 p.m.
Kroc Center builds castle of cans to highlight food effort
When the staff at The Kroc Center in Coeur d’Alene heard last week that the local food bank desperately needed food to fill its shelves, they launched into action.
Thu., May 10, 2007
More funds needed for Kroc Center
Boosters for The Salvation Army Kroc Community Center say they need to raise $1.2 million by the end of May or face a delay in building the $70 million project …
Fri., April 13, 2007
John Chamness chats about role in creating new Kroc Center
In this week’s Huckleberries Gone Wireless, Salvation Army Maj. John Chamness discusses local fundraising, controversies, and the future Coeur d’Alene Kroc Center. Chamness will guide construction and operation of the …