The mission of the Idaho Community Foundation is to 'Enrich the Quality of Life Throughout Idaho.'
The Foundation does not define what that means; rather, ICF invites communities statewide to describe - through the applications they submit - what is needed to make life better for the people in their town.
To achieve its mission, ICF gathers funds from donors, helping them achieve their philanthropic objectives; grows the funds over time through a sound investment process; and grants the funds for a broad variety of philanthropic projects statewide.
Caroline Nilsson Troy, who serves on the board of the Idaho Community Foundation, also spoke against the bill, saying such funds are exactly the kinds of investments handled by ICF and other private...more
BCHRTF was founded in 1992 to support human rights through community education and advocacy. In December 2012, the major portion of BCHRTF's assets were placed in a fund administered by the Idaho...more
Keep the Beat was made possible by a grant from the Herbert D. McAvoy Fund in the Idaho Community Foundation. This fund benefits educational needs in Kootenai County. For those who missed the Keep...more
In that light, they started the process of creating an endowment fund with the Idaho Community Foundation, setting an initial goal of meeting the ICF's required $50,000 as a starting point. “”We...more
... volunteer with a variety of local nonprofits including Coeur d'Alene Summer Theater, Coeur d'Alene Library Foundation Board, Coeur d'Irish, the EXCEL Foundation, Kootenai Health Foundation's...more
GOODING — Gooding Restoration for Entertainment, Arts and Theatre Inc. has been awarded $2,500 from the Harv B. Bickett/Lucile Stevens Bickett fund and $500 from the BRM Fund, all included in the...more
Recently, the organization received roughly $13,000 in two grants from the Idaho Community Foundation to cover preschool costs for more than 250 children of domestic violence victims and to absorb...more