Stories tagged: community action partnership
Thu., Jan. 21, 2016
Community Action Partnership - Kootenai County’s food bank - needs new cargo vans to help collect food from grocery stores and restaurants for distribution to low-income county residents.
Mon., Nov. 16, 2015
Avista Utilities wants to resurrect a program that gives Idaho customers rebates for upgrading to high-efficiency natural gas furnaces and other energy conservation projects.
Sat., April 5, 2014
SAGLE, Idaho – The calendar says it’s spring, but Dave Ross and Patty Earnest are still digging out from under their winter heating bills. Medical bills for Ross, who has …
Tue., Nov. 15, 2011
The Community Action Partnership — Kootenai County’s food bank — put out an urgent call this morning for turkeys.
Sun., Nov. 13, 2011
For many, the holiday season is a time to gather with family and friends and share a special meal. A warm holiday meal might be even more special to those …
Sun., Feb. 20, 2011
Proposed cuts to a 30-year-old federal grant program would mean office closures and layoffs in the Community Action Partnership offices serving North Idaho’s poorest residents. “Just because the funding goes …
Sun., Nov. 21, 2010
After 12 years of serving Thanksgiving meals to the community, Michael and Vickie Hillicoss know that the holiday is best when shared with friends and family. For thousands of people …
Mon., Feb. 15, 2010
Lori Jurado works for Community Action Partnership in Coeur d’Alene, the lead organization in an ongoing community-based initiative called Circles. In Circles, low-income people formulate their own plans to work …
Sun., Oct. 25, 2009
My dad was in the Marines. He was not so nice at home. At 13, I ran away. I didn’t like being beaten up anymore. I was in foster homes. …
Fri., July 31, 2009
Coeur d’Alene’s food bank lost its 1989 Dodge van and 500 loaves of bread Thursday when the van caught fire.