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Come Join In The Fun

  • Posted on October 9, 2019 at 11:17 am

Let’s End the Silence

  • Posted on October 3, 2019 at 1:05 pm

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  It is a time when Priest River Ministries makes an extra effort to break the silence created by violence in our homes.  Please seek help if this is you.  And if you have a friend or family member, reach out, be the way to end the silence.  

Sandpoint Office Moved!

  • Posted on October 3, 2019 at 12:58 pm

Priest River Ministries-Advocates for Women is happy to announce, we have moved our Sandpoint office to 502 N. 2nd Street.  We have rented spaces on the 1st (bottom) floor which include “Tabitha’s Closet”, a free clothing and supply room.  We are accepting clothing for children ages 18 mo to size 14/16. We are presently open Mon-Wed 12-4:00 and can take donations during that time.  We are looking for volunteers, if you are interested please give us a call.  We are open for business and continuing to assist victims of violence and their families. Questions? Please call 208-448-2800

Spirit Lake Lunch Program

  • Posted on September 4, 2019 at 1:27 pm

Lunch program has ended for the season. After school snacks will continue through out the school year. We love building relationships with our community.We were able to feed aprx 28 kids a day all summer long. Thank you to the volunteers from Lake City Church for delivering sandwiches each week. And to all our volunteer advocates and Phoebe ladies for your consistent service to our community. 

The start of 2019

  • Posted on July 3, 2019 at 9:55 am

The first 6 months of 2019…70 Women and Children found refuge in our shelters; Our Paralegals saw aprx 68 clients (both men and women), Our Counselors worked with aprx 20 women, 360 children played in our Childcare room and an average of 2550 people entered through our doors for assistance, clothes, food and supplies. God Bless our selfless and cheerful volunteers who work behind the scenes only to serve. The need is great, and the workers are few…Ready to volunteer?

NEW LOCATION!

  • Posted on May 2, 2019 at 10:49 am

Open at our new location, 6105 Hwy 2, today. We are still a work in progress but we are officially in our very own space. Open House Saturday 10-2 with live music and hot dogs. Grand opening scheduled for June.

Annual Fashion Show Fundraiser

  • Posted on October 16, 2018 at 12:56 pm

Come join us for our annual fashion show fundraiser!

If you are unable to attend our fundraising event please consider making a basket for auction or a soup for the dinner.

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

  • Posted on September 25, 2018 at 3:44 pm

Look at your gas station and other businesses around Sandpoint, Priest River, and Spirit Lake for our penny jars. Help us help others. Put in your two cents. 

Spirit Lake Officially Moved

  • Posted on August 7, 2018 at 2:53 pm

PRM wants to thank Jim and Susan Ochenkoski for purchasing and completely remodeling this building for our exclusive use. May God bless you beyond your wildest imagination!

Another huge thanks to George Weaver,-Alpha Omega Construction, Terra Underground, WeHaul Movers, Comfort Heating and Air, Jeremiah Spaude, Lake City Church, and our amazing Volunteers who packed, moved, unpacked and set it all up so we could open today. May God bless you richly as you continue to serve His people in love!

 

Free Respite Care!!

  • Posted on August 7, 2018 at 2:38 pm
Are you a single or stay at home parent that needs a break? Would you like an hour or so free of your children to go to the store? Clean your house? Go to the doctors?

Our priest river office now offers free respite care Wednesday – Friday from 12 to 3.
Feel free to come by and drop off your child and have a much needed break.