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Around Idaho

John and Mary McGown of Boise will create an ICF fund using a retirement account when they pass, and grant recommendations will be made by their daughters. To learn more about creating your own legacy, click here.

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ICF grant cycle provides more than $160,000 in eastern and southeastern Idaho
IDAHO FALLS – The Idaho Community Foundation’s Eastern Regional Grants Panel has selected 61 eastern and southeastern Idaho nonprofit organizations to receive more than $160,000 through its annual competitive grant cycle. Click here to see the recipients.





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North Idaho Action Fund
The North Idaho Action Fund, a new grant cycle to support organizations and projects working to improve the accessibility and quality of behavioral health programs in Bonner and Boundary counties, is now open. Grants of $5,000 to $30,000 are available.

Deadline to apply is Sept. 30. For more information or to apply, click here .

Bistline Fund deadline is Nov. 1
The F.M., Anne G., and Beverly B. Bistline Foundation Fund in ICF is accepting applications until Nov. 1 for projects related to the arts in the southeast Idaho counties of Bannock, Bingham, Bear Lake, Caribou, Franklin, Oneida and Power.

Grants may fall under two categories:

Supporting arts activities that will provide entertainment or art-related education to the general public.

Supporting the education, skills training, performance or display opportunities for local artists.

Click for more information about eligibility and to apply.

The Bistline Foundation was founded by Beverly Bistline of Pocatello to pay special tribute to her parents and their commitment to the arts, as well as to further her own support within the field. She passed away in October 2010 and her foundation became an ICF fund in 2011.

Idaho Philanthropy Day nominations are open – deadline Sept. 15
Now is your chance to play favorites!

Nominate your favorite Philanthropic Company/Foundation, Nonprofit Collaboration, Nonprofit Innovation, Outstanding Adult Philanthropist and Outstanding Youth Philanthropist. Deadline is Sept. 15.

Recipients will be honored at Idaho Philanthropy Day events happening in Boise, Coeur d’Alene and Idaho Falls in November.

Click here for more info or to nominate a person or organization.

Idaho Philanthropy Day is a partnership with ICF, Idaho Nonprofit Center, Idaho Women's Charitable Foundation and the Idaho Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals!