2020 was a year unlike any other. For many Idahoans, there was a heightened focus on innovation, collaboration, and family. As a family foundation […]
MISSION43 OFFERS FREE STATEWIDE VIRTUAL RUN TO HONOR THE FALLEN HEROES OF 9/11
Mission43 will continue to give its members and supporters a meaningful, connected experience remembering the heroes who served on 9/11, as well as the […]
CAF-IDAHO LAUNCHES EMPOWERING DREAMS CAMPAIGN
The Challenged Athletes Foundation Idaho believes that Idahoans of all abilities have the right to practice, play, perform and compete at their best. With […]
MISSION43 IS WORKING WITH THE SALVATION ARMY TO CARE FOR OUR COMMUNITY
Military Veterans Step Up During Crisis The veterans of Mission43 are assisting the Salvation Army to provide food to vulnerable Idahoans, providing qualified, safe […]
OUR COMMITMENT DURING COVID-19
During the COVID-19 pandemic, the J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation remains committed to being responsive to the needs of Idaho communities. The Foundation’s […]
FOUNDATION GRANTS $32 MILLION IN 2019
We invest our resources based on a passion for limitless learning, innovation, and strong communities. We are dedicated to expanding ways to learn and enhancing sense of place and community for all Idahoans.
BLUUM SCHOOLS TO PROVIDE FREE ALL-DAY KINDERGARTEN
The J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation has awarded the Boise-based education nonprofit Bluum $1.5 million to fund an all-day kindergarten pilot for 17 Idaho schools. The grant support will allow 1,000 children to attend all-day kindergarten free of charge.
The Report Card No Idaho Parent Wants
What would happen in your household if your child came home with a report card filled with a few Cs, quite a few Ds and some Fs?
By Roger Quarles
Mission43 One Year Anniversary Marks Impact for Idaho Veterans
Wednesday, March 15 marks the one year anniversary that Mission43 launched in effort to advance opportunities for the 50,000 post-9/11 Idaho veterans and military spouses; to further their education, obtain gainful employment, leverage their skills and experience for meaningful purpose, and find a stronger connection to their communities.
J.A. & Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation awards $32M in 2016
The J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation granted over $32 million in 2016 to benefit Idaho students, veterans, and communities. With commitment to grow opportunities for Idahoans statewide, the foundation awarded grants to 62 nonprofit organizations, providing them the ability to further their work and strengthen their impact in their respective areas of focus.
Launching Mission43 and Creating Communities for Veterans to Lead Idaho
Coming out of the 4th of July weekend, it’s a great time to reflect on what makes our nation great as well as the patriots, who at great personal risk, have willingly stepped up with great courage to protect her. Greatness doesn’t just happen—it’s a process built in trust over time and is based on timeless values, a commitment to the greater good and with leaders worth following.
Super Powers Within Reach for Idaho Students
Four years ago, Sal Khan presented his vision of a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere to a sold out crowd in downtown Boise. He talked about reinventing education and his online learning platform Khan Academy.