We are so grateful to our friends at the Nagel Foundation for their generous grant and continued support, which allows us to serve the children of the Treasure Valley and work towards our vision of all youth achieving their full potential. Thank you for making a big impact this holiday season... and all year long! #defendersofpotential
We had a blast at Wine Not Give - thank you for joining us and thank you to Jessica and Mattie of Girl Scouts of Silver Sage for the amazing STEM activities and to Split Rail Winery for making this wonderful evening possible! #defendersofpotential
Check out our gallery from our annual Halloween celebration! Special thank you to One Stone for facilitating the party and to Sun Rise Rotary for donating the delicious candy for our trick or treaters!
From our PHoto Booth
Other Event Photos
Thank you to everyone to participated in Bowl For Kids' Sake 2019: Rock & Bowl.
We still have donations rolling in but we are thrilled to announce that we have raised over $63,000!
We are so grateful to celebrate our mentoring program with you all - every year planning this event is a joy for us because we know that we will get to spend two days with the best people in the Treasure Valley. We can't wait to do it all again next year!
Special congratulations to our top fundraising teams
The members of these three teams were entered into our Grand Prize Raffle Drawing!
Congratulations to the winners:
We would also like to recognize our Top Individual fundraisers:
Thank you again to our amazing sponsors, board, volunteers and staff for making this event possible! Check out highlights from the event in our gallery below (scroll down for Day 2).
Together we are defenders of potential.
Hosted by our dear friends at Big Al's!
Presenting Sponsor: Arby's
Media Sponsor: 107.1 KHITS
Electric Guitar Sponsor: Ada County Sheriff's Office Youth Foundation
Bass Guitar: CliftonLarsonAllen (CLA), Colliers International, Elite Networks, Gravity Payments, Icon Credit Union, Neora, Simplot
Drums: Idaho Central Credit Unition (ICCU), Foresight Public Affairs, PacificSource Health Plans
Air Guitar: Hawley Troxell, Rathbone Warwick
Thank you to our sponsors
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Every year at the beginning of August some of the greatest golfers in Idaho assemble for the Windfall Golf Classic. What makes these men and women so wonderful? Their game of golf directly benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwest Idaho! Thank you to the Duke Family Foundation and all of our friends from the Windfall team for continuing to make a difference in the lives of youths and their families in the Treasure Valley.
Our matches once again had the chance to brave the rapids with many dear friends of ours. Special thank you to Debi Mahler for facilitating this amazing trip and all of the wonderful guides Zane Kindred, Pete Rockwell, Brad Robberson, Phil McCowin, Sean O'Neil, Ken Herman, Guss Hess, Lonnie Purvis, Shelly Rambo, Lucy Robberson, Jeff Brauer, Kelly Madison, Mary McCowin, and Bill Crupper. You gave our Bigs and Littles a weekend they'll remember, forever!
Another incredible summer brunch in the books! Thank you to Icon Credit Union for sponsoring this event and Ada County Sheriff's Office for being Bigs for a day... All at the incredible Boise WaterShed Environmental Education Center!
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