Papoose Club Nominated for the Annual Nonprofit Excellence Award

    Annual Nonprofit Excellence Nominees Announced

    Idaho Non Profit Center Logo
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Janice Fulkerson
    August 21, 2014 (208) 424-2229

    (BOISE) – More than 100 organizations have been nominated across Idaho for the Idaho Nonprofit Excellence Award.

    “We are pleased with the response from the community and impressed with the many moving stories in the 2014 nominations.” said Janice Fulkerson, Executive Director of the Idaho Nonprofit Center, which organized the awards. “We know that nonprofits make a difference in communities across Idaho every day and these awards recognize the contribution of the nonprofit sector.”

    There were 108 organizations nominated statewide (listed below). All nominated organizations will be recognized at the Nonprofit Excellence Awards Dinner on September 23rd during the Idaho Nonprofit Center’s annual conference. Six (6) of the organizations will be honored with 2014 Nonprofit Excellence Award.

    The Idaho Nonprofit Center represents the interests of the 4,800 charitable nonprofits in Idaho, the 48,000 nonprofit employees, and the 400,000 volunteers acting as a vehicle of information, a convener of leaders and allies, and a bridge between the nonprofit, public and private sectors.
    Contact Janice Fulkerson at (208) 424-2229 or go to for further details about the Nonprofit Excellence Awards.

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    3 Oaks Ministries
    Adams County Health Center, Inc.
    Advocates Against Family Violence
    Advocates for the West
    American Red Cross of Greater Idaho
    Animal Shelter of the Wood River Valley
    AquAbility, Inc.
    Area Agency on Aging of North Idaho
    Artisans for Hope
    Arts & Culture Alliance
    Assistance League of Boise
    Bear Lake Valley Health Care Foundation
    Bird Aviation Museum & Invention Center
    Blaine County Education Foundation
    Blaine County Recreation District(BCRD)
    Boise Bicycle Project
    Boise Contemporary Theater
    Boise Elementary Spanish
    Boise Rescue Mission
    Bonner Community Food Bank
    Bonneville Humane Society
    Boys & Girls Clubs of Ada County
    Camas County Senior & Community Center
    Camp Rainbow Gold, Inc.
    Canyon County Animal Shelter
    Charitable Assistance To Community’s Homeless, Inc. (CATCH, Inc.)
    Chrysalis Women’s Transitional Living, Inc.
    Clearwater Resource Conservation and Development Council, Inc.
    Create Common Good
    Creations for Sandpoint
    CYT-North Idaho
    Discover Technology
    Double J Dog Ranch
    Dunia Marketplace formerly Ten Thousand Villages
    Family Advocates
    Family Promise of North Idaho
    Friends of Zoo Boise
    Garden City Library Foundation
    Gem Community Citizen’s Project Group
    Genesis Service Dogs Inc.
    Giraffe Laugh Early Education Centers
    Girl Scouts of Silver Sage Council
    Goodwill Industries of the Inland Northwest
    Habitat for Humanity of North Idaho
    Hands of Hope Northwest, Inc.
    Health West Inc.
    Helping Hands Reflections
    Helping Hearts & Hands, Inc.
    Helping Idaho Dogs, Inc.
    Henry’s Fork foundation
    Hospice of North Idaho
    Human Rights Education Institute
    Idaho Coalition Against Sexual & Domestic Violence
    Idaho Coalition of Land Trusts
    Idaho Development and Housing Organization, Inc
    Idaho Falls Symphony
    Idaho Horse Therapy, Inc.
    Idaho Humane Society
    Idaho Lions Sight and Hearing Foundation Inc.
    Idaho Smart Growth
    Idaho Youth Ranch
    Inland Northwest SIDS Foundation
    Interfaith Volunteer Caregivers of Magic Valley
    Jubilee House, Inc.
    Junior Achievement of Idaho
    Kids First Cast, Inc.
    Kootenai Health Foundation, Inc.
    La Posada, Inc.
    Lee Pesky Learning Center
    Lewiston Library Foundation
    Life’s Kitchen
    Music Theatre of Idaho
    Mustard Seed Ministries
    Neighborhood Housing Services, Inc.
    NWRECC Stepping Stones
    Panhandle Animal Shelter
    Panhandle Special Needs, Inc
    Papoose Club
    Personal Ponies Ltd. Idaho
    Pocatello Free Clinic
    Rimrock Senior Center
    Ronald McDonald House Charities of Idaho Inc.
    Senior Citizens’ Community Center, Inc.
    Society of Saint Vincent de Paul Southwest Idaho District Council
    Spay Neuter Idaho Pets, Inc. (SNIP)
    Spectacular Spud Museum, Inc.
    St Vincent de Paul North Idaho
    St. Vincent’s Re-Entry Conference
    Swiftsure Ranch Therapeutic Equestrian Center
    The Crisis Hotline
    The Friendship Clinic, Inc.
    The Hunger Coalition
    The Jesse Tree of Idaho
    The Rat Retreat Inc.
    The Salvation Army, Boise
    The Salvation Army, Idaho falls
    The Shepherd’s Home, Inc.
    The Sun Valley Center for the Arts
    Trailing of the Sheep Cultural Heritage Center, Inc.
    Treasure Valley YMCA
    Twin Falls Senior Citizen’s Federation, INC
    United Vision for Idaho
    Wassmuth Center for Human Rights (formerly the Idaho Human Rights Education Center)
    Wildland Firefighter Foundation
    Wish Granters
    Wishing Star Foundation

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