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Ripple Rapple FundraiserBe a part of our first ever Ripple Rapple— the p’s are for “promoting philanthropy”! By purchasing one or more $25 ticket, you are benefiting 5 local nonprofits and have a chance of selecting your favorite as a winner! Find out more here >>

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  • Meet Nikki Robb-New Program Associate

    We're pleased to introduce you to our newest staff member, Program Associate Nikki Robb. Nikki will support our fundraising, outreach, and marketing efforts. Q: What brought you to Missoula? A: I am actually from Missoula. Well, my parents moved me here in the 4th grade. I stayed here until age 23 when I decided to leave town ... August 30th, 2016
  • Ripple Rapple Tickets on Sale Now!

    You've heard of the Ripple Effect, right? A situation in which one event causes a series of other events to happen. But have you heard of the Ripple Rapple? It's a fundraiser in which one ticket purchase causes donations to many Missoula non-profits to happen! That explains "ripple", but what's a "rapple"? A rapple is like a ... August 29th, 2016
  • Philanthropists with Focus on Northwest to Gather in Missoula for Conference

    This September, Missoula will play host to Philanthropy Northwest's annual conference and membership meeting. The event draws philanthropists committed to vibrant, equitable and inclusive communities in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming. As a member of the conference planning committee, we have an incredible opportunity to showcase our community to more than 50 funders. We ... August 24th, 2016
  • Cuban Choir Brings Afro-Cuban Music to Montana

    Cuban Choir Brings Afro-Cuban Music to Montana Watch a video of the Cuban choir singing "Shenandoah" on the banks of the Missouri River. Due to the commitment and enthusiasm of a small group of volunteers, a choir from Cuba recently performed in Great Falls, Florence, and Missoula, where they wowed audiences of the 2016 International Choral Festival. The ... July 24th, 2016
  • Celebrate Give Local on May 25

    We have a lot to be thankful for: your patience and persistence, the dedication of our local nonprofits, and despite technical difficulties, raising $200,000 and counting! Help us celebrate our success from Give Local Missoula on May 25, come rain or shine! May 24th, 2016