Randy Oaks and Sarah Pierce join Kootenai Health Foundation

January 10th, 2017|Categories: Foundation, News/Events|Tags: |

Kootenai Health Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of Randy Oaks and Sarah Pierce as board members. Oaks and Pierce will begin serving three-year terms on January 11. Randy Oaks Randy Oaks is a co-owner of ISU Haddock and Associates, an insurance company based in northern Idaho. Oaks previously owned 3Acorn Insurance, now [...]

Kootenai Health announces new Foundation President

November 15th, 2016|Categories: Foundation, News/Events|Tags: |

Julie Holt, new president of the Kootenai Health Foundation The Kootenai Health Foundation is pleased to welcome Julie Holt as its new president. As a seasoned development executive, Holt brings more than 20 years of experience leading fundraising strategies for non-profit organizations, including hospitals and a 10-hospital health system. Her expertise includes capital [...]

Chicks n Chaps donates to Cancer Patient Support Fund

November 1st, 2016|Categories: Cancer Services, Community Involvement, Foundation, News/Events|Tags: , |

Chicks n Chaps at the Gem State Stampede raised $9,547 at their annual North Idaho State Fair and Rodeo event to benefit the Kootenai Health Foundation’s Cancer Patient Support Fund. Thank you to everyone who attended the event to support local cancer patients. Back row (l-r): Tami Banker, Karen Lynch, Melanie Goularte, Crissy Gilmore Front [...]

Kootenai County Deputy Sherriff Association Donates to Kootenai Health Teddy Bear Clinic

October 17th, 2016|Categories: Foundation, Kootenai Health, News/Events, Pediatrics|Tags: , |

The Kootenai County Deputy Sheriff Association donated over 50 teddy bears and $500 to support Kootenai Health Pediatric Services’ Teddy Bear Clinic, to be held Saturday, October 22 at Kootenai Health. The event’s goal is to help children have a better understanding of how hospitals treat patients and reduce fear before their first hospital experience. [...]

Paddy’s Sports Bar Donates $19,191 to Kootenai Health Foundation and Komen

October 14th, 2016|Categories: Cancer Services, Foundation, News/Events|Tags: , |

Paddy’s Sports Bar raised $19,191 from their annual Breast Fest event to benefit the Kootenai Health Foundation and the Idaho/Montana Affiliate of Susan G. Komen. The money donated to the Kootenai Health Foundation’s Cancer Patient Support Fund will help local cancer patients receive the care and assistance they need. Pictured from left: Melisa Bell, Paddy’s [...]

Rebecca McIntire Boifeuillet joins Kootenai Health Foundation

September 15th, 2016|Categories: Foundation, News/Events|Tags: |

Kootenai Health Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of Rebecca (Becky) McIntire Boifeuillet as a board member. Boifeuillet’s term begins this month. She joins Mike Chapman, chair; Peter Wagstaff, vice chair; Linda Fournier, past chair; Steve Griffitts, treasurer; Georgianne Jessen, secretary; Eve Knudsten; Chris Meyer; Chad Murray; and Russ Porter. Becky McIntire Boifeuillet [...]

Pedaling Power |Rehabilitation Services Receives New Bike for Patients

August 5th, 2016|Categories: Foundation, Kootenai Health, News/Events, Rehabilitation Services|Tags: , , , |

Kootenai Health Rehabilitation Services receives new FES bike from generous community members By Stacie Jones Alan Wilson rides a bike two times a week. Like many of us who exercise, he does it in part to improve his cardiovascular health. But Alan, who is a quadriplegic, is also motivated by something else. “Riding the bike helps me build [...]

Chad Murray joins Kootenai Health Foundation Board

June 8th, 2016|Categories: Foundation, News/Events|Tags: |

Chad MurrayKootenai Health Foundation Board Member Kootenai Health Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of Chad Murray as a board member. Murray will serve a three-year term beginning in June, joining Mike Chapman, chair; Peter Wagstaff, vice chair; Linda Fournier, past chair; Steve Griffitts, treasurer; Georgianne Jessen, secretary; Eve Knudtsen; Chris Meyer; [...]

Kootenai Health Foundation raises over $50,000 at Golf Tournament to support the Emergency and Operating Department expansions

May 25th, 2016|Categories: Emergency, Foundation, News/Events, Surgical Services|Tags: , |

Kootenai Health Foundation is pleased to announce over $50,000 was raised at the 27th annual golf tournament presented by Chapman Financial Services. The spring event has raised over $632,000 to benefit patient care at Kootenai Health and serves as a great kick-off to summer in northern Idaho. Held Thursday, May 19 at the Coeur d’Alene [...]

Kootenai Health announces $4.4 million gift to benefit hospital expansion

February 24th, 2016|Categories: Construction, Foundation, Kootenai Health, News/Events|Tags: , |

Douglas Hugh McCall, a former Hayden resident and philanthropist, left a legacy gift to the Kootenai Health Foundation of $4.4 million. The unprecedented gift was unrestricted, with the suggestion to invest the funds in something extraordinary to benefit the health care of the community. The lobby of the new east expansion at Kootenai Health will [...]