Photo by Andrew Ottoson
Elk City has its roots in the woods — as is still evidenced by the Elk City Days logging show and sports, pictured here in 2018.
As of Wednesday, August 29, 2018
ELK CITY Mission is ‘Healthy forest, healthy community’
Framing Our Community (FOC) serves the Elk City Region by providing integrated programs that create jobs, improve forest and watershed conditions, and increase educational opportunities.
Framing Our Community
315 Main Street
Elk City, ID
Facebook: Framing Our Community, Inc.
FOC is a 501[c]3 Non-Profit organization founded in 1999 by community leaders who foresaw the economic and demographic changes that faced Elk City, the surrounding region, and rural west.
The web-site states: Public meetings helped to build the community’s vision for FOC. In the year 2000, community members determined that they wanted to retain their ties to the natural resources that surrounded them by developing small to midsized businesses, improving community infrastructure, offering educational opportunities and connecting entrepreneurs to funding opportunities. This set the direction for Framing Our Community and the formation of its Jobs in the Woods and Small Business Incubator programs.