Money provided by the Papoose Club in September and October will benefit the kids of the Wood River Valley.

The Sun Valley Center for the Arts was granted $1,500 to provide up to 600 middle and high school students the opportunity to attend one of three student matinees of Company of Fools’ production “Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley.”   

The Ernest Hemingway Steam School was granted $2,000 to get 20 Strider bikes to teach pre-school and kindergarten students to ride a bike. 

The Senior Bash received $2,000 to provide a safe and sober event for graduates filled with fun, food, games and prizes serving more than 240 kids.

Silver Creek School received $1,000 to pay for the Holiday Dinner at Silver Creek, including decorations and gifts for 60 kids over the holidays.

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The Holiday Bazaar, a fundraiser for the Papoose Club, will be held Dec. 7-8.

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