Celebrating Over $2,000,000 In Support Of Our Community

Our members are proud to announce the 2017 grant recipients

In January and February, our Impact Teams will make site visits to our 2017 grantees. The purpose of the site visits is to discuss progress of the projects, review program objectives, and troubleshoot any challenges that may have arisen. 

Grants over $10,000

These grantees below that have been awarded over $10,000 will each have an Impact Team assigned to them to follow them through the grant year. Look for interim news over the winter and a full report in June.

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Total Grants Allocated to Requests over $10,000: $207,303

Advocates for Survivors of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Domestic Violence Housing First $25,000

Blaine County Senior Council, dba Senior Connection Available, Accessible and Affordable Transportation For Seniors $25,000

Blaine County Education Foundation Signature Programs $25,000

The Hunger Coalition Bloom Youth Project $25,000


Lava Lake Institute for Science and Conservation Wood River Wolf Project $14,898

Sun Valley Summer Symphony Elementary Strings Program Instrument Bank Phase 2 $19,840


Swiftsure Ranch Therapeutic Equestrian Center $25,000


Wood River Community YMCA Power Scholars Academy Camp $25,000

Wood River Land Trust Nature Preserve in the Heart of Hailey $22,565

Grants $10,000 and Under

These five grantees below that received $10,000 and under will submit their end-of-grant reports in June, 2018 as part of fulfilling their grant requirements.

Total Grants Allocated to Requests $10,000 and Under: $39,486

Girls on the Run Volunteer Coach Training and Support Initiatives $8,200

Hailey Ice Free Skate Nights and Kids’ Programming $1,286

KDPI Operation Upgrade $10,000


Kiwanis Club of Hailey and Wood River Valley Balmoral Park $10,000

Rotarun Sustainable Slopes Snowmaking Project Phase 1 $10,000