June 29, 2022 – IWCF Idaho Shakespeare Volunteer Evening

In 2014, we awarded the Idaho Shakespeare Festival a grant of $20,000 for a van to take actors and their stories out into many areas of Idaho where theater has not been readily available to the community! Over the last several years, we are fortunate to have had the opportunity to volunteer at the festival.…

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May 10, 2022 – Annual Meeting & Grant Awards

Sunshine and smiles were present at the first in person Annual Meeting in two years! 126 members, guests, and grantees gathered at the Barber Park Events Center to celebrate more than $220,000 in pool-fund grant awards this season! Nine grantees shared through video what the funding means to their programs and the people they serve.…

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April 18, 2022 – IWCF Day of Service

We had so much fun at IWCF’s Service Day at the Idaho Botanical Garden on April 18! In celebration of International Women’s Day, 35 IWCF members volunteered in the Garden Monday by weeding, planting, and providing overall spring clean up  – saving Garden staff days of work in just a few hours! At lunch we…

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March 10, 2022 – Grants Ballot Q&A Online Session

We are concluding another wonderful season of reviewing grants applications! Please join the grants committee for a Q and A as we share with you the projects headed to the ballot. Date: March 10, 2022 Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Virtual Zoom Members Only Look for a registration link in your inbox. If you…

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February 8, 2022 – Grants Education Session: Site Visits

Grants Committee members, please join us for a conversation about site visits: what we will do once we get to the site visit, the kinds of questions we will be asking, and how we will be conducting site visits virtually and in person this year. Haven’t signed up to be on the grants committee yet? Sign…

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January 20, 2022 – Grants Education Session: Proposal Evaluation

Members of the grants committee are invited to attend this informational meeting outlining proposal evaluation. At this session we will talk through evaluating grants, introduce you to our grants software, and break out into our interest area groups. Haven’t signed up to be on the grants committee yet? Sign up here and we will be in touch.…

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November 17, 2021 – New Member Orientation

New IWCF members are invited to attend the New Member Orientation. This is an excellent way to find out more about IWCF and how you can be involved. If you are a 2nd or 3rd year member, please feel free to join us if you have not had the opportunity to attend this event previously…

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October 5, 2021 – “Unconscious Bias for Conscious Philanthropists” Workshop

Join us for the final IWCF “Unconscious Bias for Conscious Philanthropists” workshop, an opportunity to explore our individual unconscious bias with other IWCF members. (Spoiler alert: We all have unconscious bias and don’t need to be ashamed or feel guilty. Instead we can learn to better recognize it and dismantle it!) Through this interactive workshop,…

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