Save the Date! Family Day in the Park: June 8, 2018

JUNE 8, 2018 NOON TO DARK In Coeur d’Alene City Park Annual Last Day of School Family Fun Celebration! Free • Free • Free • and mostly Free!!!! Fancy Flea Market Tastes of North Idaho, dozens of area restaurant samples Nonprofit outreach / activity booths, lots of give-a-ways Food Court…




Cover Story: Making an IMPACT

Cole Turnbull is no stranger to philanthropy. In May of 1989, he watched the dedication of the Turnbull Athletic Field, dedicated in honor of his father, Bart Turnbull, who put his heart and soul into helping kids in the community of Dalton Gardens. When the opportunity to start Impact Club™…




Fall 2017 At a Glance

Children’s village announces new staff The Children’s Village in Coeur d’Alene is pleased to announce new additions to their organization: Mark A. Wilson: Chief Executive Officer, Tabitha Wiltse: Gift Officer, Shawna Heath: Program Operations Manager, & Emily Aizawa: Fundraising Manager New Board Members at Family Promise of North Idaho Family…




Have Fundraising Events Hit “Critical Mass?”

At last count, there were over 40 fundraising events scheduled in and around Coeur d’Alene during the months of September and October. This is up substantially from previous years (see the 2015-2017 graph on the right). On the weekend of Friday, October 6 through Sunday October 8th alone, there are…




Alert!Kootenai

Alert!Kootenai Overview Kootenai County launched a new Mass Notification service that allows them to alert you. You opt-in to enter your contact information and subscribe to notifications you care about based on your location. The information you provide is protected and will not be used for any other purpose. How…




Coeur d’Alene Summer Theatre On the Road

Idaho’s oldest performing arts organization is marking their 50th anniversary this year, and just wrapping a successful summer season of main stage professional musical theatre productions. While Coeur d’Alene Summer Theatre has a specific season in the name … fall, winter and spring are also dedicated to the performing arts.…




McEuen Park K27 Memorial Water Feature Breaking Ground

The McEuen Park K27 Memorial Water Feature is in its final phases of fundraising, and construction drawings for Phase 1 are complete. The timeline to break ground on the project is mid May, spring weather permitting. In early 2016 the Coeur d’Alene City council voted to support the construction of…




At a Glance – Summer 2017

New Members • Attorneys Northwest, Inc. Non – profit law firm offering family law and other legal services at reduced fees based on income • Campfire Inland Northwest Founded in 1914, Camp Fire Inland Northwest’s programs include youth leadership, after school groups, camping and environmental education. • CDA 2030 Seeks…




Mardi Gras Krew d’Alene

A benefit for the Coeur d’Alene Arts & Culture Alliance Join us as we turn the Coeur d’Alene Resort Plaza Shops into the New Orlean’s French Quarter for this very fun event where attendees will feel as if they are experiencing an authentic Mardi Gras celebration. •    Experience a variety…




NIFamily.com Website Improvements

Easy access to articles! For over 18 years, the North Idaho Family Magazine has published information on topics important to children and families in North Idaho. Current and previous years’ issues have been available in PDF format on the nifamily.com website, but starting with the Winter of 2017, we will…




Humans of Coeur d’Alene

Have you heard of Humans of New York? Local resident, Corey Jeppesen, is following in those footsteps by promoting a person each day, to “look deeper into their hearts and give them a voice.” Jeppesen, a lifetime Coeur d’Alene resident and graduate of North Idaho College, is the owner of…