Papoose chasséd in funds to the Sun Valley Ballet for assistance with scholarships, the funds should serve 10 children. The Sun Valley Ballet School provides high-level dance instruction and performance opportunities with affordable tuition, retains small class sizes and makes available financial assistance and scholarships.
The club lobbed a sum to the Wood River Volleyball Club to help with new equipment and scholarships. WRVB provides young women, ages 10-18, with the opportunity for growth and advancement in the sport of volleyball. The club provides hands on coaching, teaching camps, and competition; their mission is to impress life skills as well as volleyball skills by sharing a passion for life and the sport of volleyball.
Papoose provided support to the Flourish Foundation’s Compassionate Young Leaders program. The group’s community service has served over 1,000 hours at 11 social-profits throughout the Wood River Valley; this coming summer the first-year CLs will complete their service projects in Ladakh, India. This community service project for high school aged youth promotes compassion and gives life experiences.
In other news, mark your calendar for the Papoose Holiday Bazaar coming Dec 6-7 at Hemingway Elementary. Want to get involved? Bake some cookies for the cookie table fundraiser, come by the soup café for lunch, and shop your hearts out! Over 60 vendors will have high quality, unique gifts and artisanal goods ranging from specialty food items, home-made pies, honey & hive products, to clothes, jewelry, home decoration, and artwork! There’s something for everyone.
About the Papoose Club
– 60 years of Wood River Valley tradition!
Founded in 1954, the primary purpose of the Papoose Club is to promote and assist educational, cultural, and athletic growth for the children of the Wood River Valley. It’s always a good time to join Papoose Club!