Teaching Kids About Kindness

“With our busy lives, it’s easy to lose sight of the little things we can do to make the world a kinder, gentler place. As a result, kids miss out on golden opportunities to emulate kindness and experience its rewards. So, why not set a goal with your kids, and see how many acts of…

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Researchers launch study to find out if Boise is indeed ‘nice’

“Boise: many feel there’s no other city quite like it. It is described as not only lovely and rich with history, but as having a special sense of community that simply isn’t found in other parts of the country. Why do you love it here?” Read more at The Idaho Business Review

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Boise Goathead Fest 2021

“SATURDAY, AUGUST 28 2021, @ Cecil D Andrus Park THE BOISE BICYCLE PROJECT IS COLLABORATING WITH LOST GROVE BREWING, THE MORRISON CENTER, AND MIIR AND MANY OTHER LOCAL COMMUNITY INSPIRED COMPANIES TO CELEBRATE THE BICYCLE THROUGH A FAMILY-FUN, CREATIVE, AND WONDERFULLY WEIRD BICYCLE FESTIVAL.” Read more at https://www.boisegoatheadfest.com/bgf!

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Treefort 9 Full Schedule is Here!

Main Stage, Treefort 2018 (photo by Maggie Mattinson) “Treefort 2021 is only 55 days away! The fest is much more than rad shows and your next favorite band — there’s a variety of fun activities, from yoga classes and film screenings to technology talks and stand up comedy.” Read more at treefortmusicfest.com!

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Japan JUMPS into Boise

“We are thrilled to announce the 2021 Summer Olympic Games will be broadcast on our outdoor JUMPotron this summer! The public is invited to bring their gold-medal spirit to enjoy Boise’s warm summer nights watching the summer Olympic Games in Tokyo on our big screen!” Read more at downtownboise.org

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Boise Nice Project adds director to Board of Directors

“The Boise Nice Project Inc. “has made a tremendous leap forward” by electing Shawn Shepherd Davis as the newest member of its Board of Directors. Shawn Shepherd Davis currently serves as the national director of development for ReFED, the announcement stated, a nonprofit organization working to end food waste by advancing data-driven solutions at all…

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City of Boise to name park in Cherie Buckner-Webb’s honor

“BOISE — A park under construction at 11th and Bannock Streets in downtown Boise will be named in honor of Cherie Buckner-Webb. Mayor Lauren McLean announced in a city news release that the will be named after Buckner-Webb, a “political trailblazer and fifth-generation Idahoan.” Buckner-Webb has spent her career breaking down barriers, the release said.…

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The Boise Nice Project Ribbon Cutting

The Boise Nice Project Ribbon Cutting Wednesday, April 21, 2021 11:00 AM – 12:00 Noon Boise Metro Chamber Office – Outside on the Sidewalk 1101 W. Front St., Ste. 100 Boise, ID 83702 Ribbon cutting at 11:00 a.m. at the Boise Metro Chamber office outside on the sidewalk, summary of mission and goals, and giveaways.…

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