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NIFamily.com is the companion website to the North Idaho Family Magazine. The Magazine, the North Idaho Charitable Events (N.I.C.E.) Calendar, and the comprehensive Services Directory are three tools used by the North Idaho Family Group to promote a mission of “healthy families and lifelong learning” in the communities of North Idaho.
The North Idaho Family Group is a membership-driven, communications & marketing coalition serving nonprofits and business members. Visit NIFG.org for more information.
The N.I.C.E. Calendar just got NICER!
We’re pleased to announce our new, more user-friendly charitable events calendar.
For easy event-planning, the calendar below displays BENEFITS & FUNDRAISING EVENTS only.
Benefits the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Proceeds will support efforts t o protect a public shoreline trail on Lake Pend Oreille. Sponsored by Friends of Pend Oreille Bay Trail and Idaho Conservation League. Registration available March 15.
Benefits the American Cancer Society. Begins at 6:00 p.m. on June 12 and goes until 6:00 a.m. on June 13.
Benefits ALS Association Evergreen Chapter.
The 18th annual CDA Garden Tour will be held on Sunday, July 12, from 11am to 4pm. The tour will feature several unique and beautiful gardens, all diverse with inspirational ideas to take home. Live music and artisan vendors will be stationed throughout the gardens with garden-related items for sale, including the coveted Collector’s Garden Poster.
Tickets will be available at most local garden centers in early June. This is a self-guided tour so guests can begin and end as they wish. Maps are included on the tickets. Proceeds of the tour benefit local charities and NIC Dual Enrollment Scholarships.
Join us for an evening of entertainment, food and butterflies! Gaze in wonder as nearly 400 butterflies are released, while helping to raise funds for compassionate, charitable care.
More information to come
Smell the steak cooking, hear the music playing and enjoy one of the BIGGEST SUMMER events in North Idaho
Proceeds from the Teeing Up for Kids Golf Tournament benefit United Way of Kootenai County’s Education Impact Area.
Join us for our first annual “Night Under the Stars”. Tickets are $25 each and will include 3 drink tickets, heavy appetizers, live music, live and silent auction and of course great company! Table sponsors are available for $400 which includes 8 event tickets. Please call Liz 208-557-4371 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to get tickets.
More information to come
Bike MS offers a combination of beautiful scenery, outstanding people and, of course, a great cause. Whichever route you choose, it will be the most rewarding journey you’ll ever make. So, register as an individual or form a team, and start training and fundraising today!
Join us for a fun filled afternoon complete with a kids area and 5K fun run!
Portion of lunch proceeds to benefit the 2015 Walk to End Alzheimer’s. Please call 660-1833 for lunch count by Monday Sept.14
Proceeds from the race benefit three local charities
Annual Dinner and Auction event benefits home construction and preservation in Kootenai County
The North Idaho Charitable Events (NICE) Calendar is a comprehensive listing featuring events and fundraising activities from area nonprofit agencies. Created in 2008, it’s your go-to source for promoting and planning fundraisers and all other events.
POST your events here as soon as your dates are confirmed.
USE it to plan your event, avoid duplication and get better attendance.