Set for Thursday, May 1, Idaho Gives is a 24-hour online giving event that will benefit 660 causes across the state. Last year, Idaho Gives raised more than $500,000, of which $2,265 was raised in Idaho County. Those groups participating in Idaho County this year are the Elk City Area Alliance and the Monastery of St. Gertrude in Cottonwood.
To donate or to find out more about this event, go online at idahogives.org. Donations are taken this day from 12 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. (MT). Cash prizes from sponsors will be awarded throughout the day.