To provide for the basic needs of homeless people while encouraging self-respect and human dignity. Samaritan House also encourages their efforts to find employment and housing.
Samaritan House will provide a case management program for the residents in the homeless shelter. Case managers will assist clients with housing and employment opportunities, including aid with referrals and applications for additional resources.
SECONDARY USE OF FUNDS: The shelter requires assistance with the purchase of toiletries, paper products, shelter supplies, and utilities for the ongoing operation of the homeless shelter.
Child Bridge: "$ Plus prayer."
Whitefish Sports Facility Foundation: "Glacier Youth Hockey is a fabulous venue for the youth of the Flathead Valley."
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Flathead County: "BBBS is awesome!"
Tamarack Grief: "We love TGRC!"
Nate Chute Foundation: "Thank you for all that you do for our community!"
WAG - "I love this park. I'm new to the area and my sweet pooch is used to running miles on the beach most days. She is slowly learning that THIS is the new beach! LOL"
CASA For Kids: "CASA advocates for foster children, giving the children a voice and support while they are in foster care."
Whitefish Review: "Happy to continue our support."
Whitefish Review: "Woot woot!"
Friends of Flathead Avalanche Center: "Thanks for all the great work!"
Nate Chute Foundation - "NCF is supporting our community in a way that is desperately needed by breaking the silence about suicide and helping build resilience in our young people. Hopefully we can look forward to a future where those struggling will reach out and lives can be saved."
Friends of the Flathead Avalanche Center: "I love FOFAC! Their classes are offered way below cost. Our gifts mean they can keep their classes accessible."
Friends of the Flathead Avalanche Center: "Glad to contribute more money towards the great education you all provide. Thanks from the Patrol Fund."
Whitefish Review: "Best thing ever!"
WAG: "Thank you for sharing your amazing park with our Lulabelle!!!"
Whitefish Veterans Support Team: "Great thanks to the veterans for their service and to the Whitefish Veterans Support Team for everything that you all do!"
Nate Chute Foundation: "Let's stand on the side of reaching out rather than silence."
Nate Chute Foundation: "I so appreciated hearing about the camp that was run to help young people talk together about concerns. Yes, suicide prevention starts wtih understanding and caring about one another."
North Valley Music School: "Camp Amadeus is a magical, musical summer experience for kids!"
DREAM Adaptive Recreation: "This is a wonderful program we've worked with since the beginning! It has been a great program for the school aged kids with disabilities in our area to learn new skills in winter sports! It has been a fun, courage and esteem building program for them!"
Whitefish Firefighter's Association: "Thanks for saving our house!"
"DREAM Adaptive is amazing. They provide opportunities to youth and adults that allow them to take part in activites they otherwise couldn't."
Glacier Institute: "Thanks for all you do."
"Love the Whitefish Review!"
DREAM Adaptive Recreation: "Great people, great organization - thank you!"
DREAM Adaptive Recreation: "Keep up the good work!"
Sparrow's Nest Northwest Montana: "Thank you for helping our local youth!"
Stumptown Art Studio: "Best field trips for our adopted classroom at Helena Flats! The kids just love it and so do we."
Casa For Kids: "So thankful for this organization and all their hard work!"
North Valley Music School "Keep up the great work!"
DREAM Adaptive Recreation: "What a wonderful program!"
Whitefish Review: "You inspire everyone you touch with the talent and good writing featured in every issue."
"The Whitefish Community Center is a wonderful, welcoming place for our senior population."
Habitat for Humanity of Flathead Valley: "Awesome group doing awesome work!!"
Whitefish Review: "Keep up the great work."
Whitefish Legacy Partners: "Love the new recreational opportunities!"
Glacier Institute: "A wonderful partner to Glacier National Park."
Flathead Shelter Friends: "Love our animal friends!!!"
"North Valley Music School - you guys are the best!"
Thank you local businesses for your support kicking off the 4th annual Great Fish Community Challenge: Mackenzie River Pizza, Craggy Range, Whitefish Lake Restaurant, Buffalo Cafe, Subway of Whitefish, Jersey Boys Pizza, Great Northern Brewing Company, and Markus Foods.
Whitefish Review: "Retired and broke but, I have my nonprofits that deserve my donation. It's small in numbers but filled with heart."
"Flathead Youth Home, Fantastic Organization!"
"Alpine Theatre Project, Keep up the amazing work!"
"Whitefish Review, thanks for all you bring to our community. We are so fortunate!"
Samaritan House: "Keep up the great work for our homeless individuals and families."
The Great Fish Match Fund will start at $200,000. Your gift to the Match Fund will inspire our community to give. Click Donate Now to help the Match Grow!
Sign up to volunteer for the Great Fish Community Challenge Color Run and Community Celebration. Click Volunteer under the Nonprofits tab.
Come out and celebrate the Challenge that is helping our community run on September 8 Great Fish Community Challenge Color Run and Community Celebration
Over $15,000 in Incentive Grants will be awarded throughout the Challenge! Watch the Whitefish Pilot each week for the next incentive announcement.
A big thank you to The Wave Aquatic and Fittness Center for hosting the 4th annual Great Fish Launch event!