OCTOBER 12, 2017 – KTVB Report Kim Fields interviews co-Founder at Camelback Park for KTVB 3rd story “How to Create a Balanced Parenting Partnership” in their new series titled “Life in Balance” partnered with Saint Alphonsus. The series looks at common problems many of us face in our daily lives, and simple ways to make positive changes. Idaho Dads co-Founder quote: “One expert says it’s not so much about “getting” dads involved, but “letting” them.”
AUGUST 12, 2017 – Idaho Dads were nominated for the Community Pioneer Award. This nomination allowed Idaho Dads to participate in the Community Pioneer booth to provide information and resources for families in Idaho. While we did not win the award, the Boise Hawks fans donated $287.00 to the Idaho Dads! Thank you Boise Hawks and Pioneer Federal Credit Union.
JUNE 18, 2016 – At the Saturday the Capital City Market Downtown Boise on the day before Father’s Day, the Idaho Dads handed out over 300 books to kids and their families who visited our booth. Once again the Idaho Youth Ranch provided us with books to hand out!
MAY 21, 2016 – Saturday – Finish your SPRING CLEANING! Idaho Dads will be on hand to load your CLOTHING-ACCESSORIES-SHOES-BOOKS-LINENS-SMALL HOUSEHOLD ITEMS into the Donation Truck parked at the Idaho Athletic Club-State Street location!!
September 15, 2015 – Idaho Dads Inc., was nominated for one of the 2015 Nonprofit Excellence Awards. These awards are designed to recognize the outstanding accomplishments of Idaho’s nonprofit community as a whole, and spotlight the enormously important role played by thousands of Idaho’s nonprofit organizations individually in our lives. Thank you for your nomination!!
MAY 1, 2015 – Idaho Dads presented at the Boise State University Family Studies 4th Annual Spring Conference “Standing Together to Support & Strengthen Idaho Families” Interactive Reverse Research poster session, the meet-and-greet networking event where we and other community agencies presented our program research questions and had the opportunity to discuss collaboration opportunities with each other agencies, faculty, and students; we connected with scholars, scientists, and students interested in advancing the strengthening Idaho families work through collaboration, research, internships, service learning, and/or volunteer opportunities. Faculty presenters shared their research, areas of expertise, and current work. Read More Here
APRIL 1-30, 2015 – Thank you! Thanks for visiting us during April at the Boise Library stairway landing area, this is the area between the first and second floor where thousands visit this library monthly. Here are some various informational materials that were display:
APRIL 4, 2015 – Town Hall Meeting: Information Gathering Series. Series 1 – “Resolving Dispute without Courts: Mediation in Family Cases”
Family Law Attorney and Race Jockey Nikeela Black, Guest Speaker.
JUNE 14, 2014 – Thank you to everyone who visited our first ever booth at the Capital City Market downtown Boise, Idaho on the Saturday before Father’s Day!!! Over 170 kids picked a free book to take home while we talked with parents. Shout out to the IDAHO YOUTH RANCH who graciously donated nearly 200 children’s books
JUNE 28, 2014 – 4th Annual Community Progressive booth, Idaho Dads answers Melissa Wintrow, candidate for Idaho Legislature District 19, questions. (below)