NENA is Grateful for the following Community Partners

Community Development Organizations

Local Government Organizations and Offices

  • Ada County Highway District (ACHD) – traffic calming projects and road closures for events
  • Boise Community Forestry (a branch of Boise Parks & Rec) – supporting healthy trees and vegetation city-wide
  • Boise Fire Department – brings a fire truck to events and Local 159 provides  First Aid at HPSF
  • Boise Police Department – resources for Neighborhood Watch program

Promotional Partners

  • KBSU Radio – helps promote NENA events, forums and tours
  • Boise Weekly-  HPSF promotions

Facilities Partners

  • Hyde Park Mennonite Fellowship – provides monthly meeting space
  • Boise Independent School District – supports public meeting facilities usage at Boise High School, and North, Washington  & Lowell Elementary Schools
  • Albertsons Library, Boise State University – keepers of the NENA Archives

Merchants Offering Donations or Reduced Pricing

  • Goody’s Soda Fountain – a long-time supporter
  • North End Pizza – donates a share of charitable pizza sales
  • Capitol Copy & Print – design & printing
  • Treasure Valley Litho – newsletter printing

Organizations Supported by NENA Aid Program Donations

  • Jesse Tree – provides a hand up to people experiencing a financial crisis, empowering them to remain in their homes.  
  • Interfaith Sanctuary – shelter serves people of all genders, races, religions, and sexual orientation, as well as families with children.
  • Faces of Hope  – medical, legal, safety, education and other services for those affected by domestic violence, sexual violence, child abuse, elder abuse, and stalking.
  • City of Good  – created by Boise businesses and civic organizations to feed those who are isolated or in need in our community – and put people back to work in this effort during our challenging time of the COVID-19 crisis. 
  • Life’s Kitchen – provides a food service and life skills training program for at-risk young adults 
  • City Light – provides emergency services for homeless women and children such as meals, shelter and clothing, as well as education, work-search assistance, mental health counseling, and addiction recovery.

Other Neighborhood Associations

  • Boise Neighborhood Association Network (BNAN)
  • East End Neighborhood Association (EENA)
  • West Downtown Neighborhood Association (WDNA)
  • Sunset Neighborhood Association (SNA)