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Think Idaho is all cows and potatoes? Ok, we might have a lot of those, but you might be surprised by the stories you can find here. Each week we’ll bring you real conversations with real Southern Idahoans—from Olympians, food scientists, small business owners, and yes, maybe even a potato farmer. Get in on the secret before it’s out—tune in every week to hear what makes Southern Idaho such a unique hidden gem. Music: https://www.bensound.com

Think Idaho is all cows and potatoes? Ok, we might have a lot of those, but you might be surprised by the stories you can find here. Each week we’ll bring you real conversations with real Southern Idahoans—from Olympians, food scientists, small business owners, and yes, maybe even a potato farmer. Get in on the secret before it’s out—tune in every week to hear what makes Southern Idaho such a unique hidden gem. Music: https://www.bensound.com

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United States

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Think Idaho is all cows and potatoes? Ok, we might have a lot of those, but you might be surprised by the stories you can find here. Each week we’ll bring you real conversations with real Southern Idahoans—from Olympians, food scientists, small business owners, and yes, maybe even a potato farmer. Get in on the secret before it’s out—tune in every week to hear what makes Southern Idaho such a unique hidden gem. Music: https://www.bensound.com

Language:

English

Contact:

208-732-6459


Episodes

13. 12 Cool Things to Give: Money

12/16/2020
Nothing beats monetary donations to aid your favorite Southern Idaho non-profits. Learn why $1 can go further than just a small donation and how to support the United Way of South Central Idaho and other non-profits around the Magic Valley. Follow us on social so you never miss an episode! Facebook - facebook.com/SouthernIdahoED Twitter - twitter.com/SouthernIdahoED Instagram - instagram.com/southernidahoed Like United Way of South Central Idaho on Facebook to stay empowered! ...

Duration:00:09:15

12. 12 Cool Things to Give: Pillows

11/18/2020
Did you know foster children often only take one item with them to transition between homes? Pillows become a sense of stability and are often considered a luxury item. Listen to learn why new pillows are a great item to donate! Sleep in Heavenly Peace - shpbeds.org Humane Society - twinfallsanimalshelter.com Support Voices Against Violence - vavmv.org Support Valley House Homeless Shelter - (208) 734-7736 CSI Refugee Center - refugeecenter.csi.edu Follow us on social so you never...

Duration:00:10:19

Why We Give

11/1/2020
In this special episode of Secret’s Out Idaho, we talk with United Way of South Central Idaho about the amazing work they do to create lasting change in our community. We also talk with local companies like Clif Bar to food pantries like Martha and Mary’s Food Pantry to discover how it’s all the community partners rallying together that solve real problems and have a generational impact on our region. #MagicValleyStrong Experience the Southern Idaho lifestyle: ...

Duration:00:46:53

12 Cool Things to Give: Time

10/21/2020
Your time is one of the most valuable things you can give. How valuable? One hour of your time is $25 to a non-profit! Whether you’re an individual or employer, learn where and how to be a changemaker in your community. Sleep in Heavenly Peace - shpbeds.org Humane Society - twinfallsanimalshelter.com Support Voices Against Violence - vavmv.org Support Valley House Homeless Shelter - (208) 734-7736 Follow us on social so you never miss an episode! Facebook -...

Duration:00:13:34

12 Cool Things to Give: Gas/Gift Cards

9/16/2020
Consider donating gift cards, including gas cards, to local non-profits that will help our local families the most. With these gift cards, homeless shelters, food pantries, hosptials and other non-profits can purchase the items they need when they need them and help those in need get to work, the grocery store, or job interviews. Humane Society - twinfallsanimalshelter.com Support Voices Against Violence - vavmv.org Support Valley House Homeless Shelter - (208) 734-7736 Follow us on...

Duration:00:13:39

12 Cool Things to Give: Hygiene Kits

8/19/2020
The most basic care necessities are often hard to come by for struggling families and they are some of the most needed items. From kids going to school to people going in for a job interview, items like deodorant, hair ties & combs, feminine products, dental care, razors, nail clippers and sunscreen are so valuable to families and individuals in crisis. Listen to find out how to put together a low-cost kit, what to put in them, and how to donate them today! Support Voices Against Violence...

Duration:00:14:44

12 Cool Things to Give: Hotel Vouchers

7/29/2020
Hotel vouchers are an essential donation for people in crisis situations. These vouchers can provide organizations the ability to serve the homeless, cancer patients and their families, displaced domestic violence victims, refugees, foster kids or others in need. Learn how community members, hotel owners and AirBnB hosts can play a key role in helping our Magic Valley citizens in crisis. Support Voices Against Violence: vavmv.org Follow us on social so you never miss an episode! Facebook...

Duration:00:10:05

12 Cool Things to Give: Laundry Detergent

6/10/2020
Laundry detergent is a vital household item that can often be too expensive to afford for families big and small. Listen in to hear from Sonya Haines of United Way of South Central Idaho on why laundry detergent should be on your donation list. Follow us on social so you never miss an episode! Facebook - facebook.com/SouthernIdahoED Twitter - twitter.com/SouthernIdahoED Instagram – instagram.com/southernidahoed Like United Way of South Central Idaho on Facebook to stay empowered! ...

Duration:00:04:48

12 Cool Things to Give: School Supplies

5/13/2020
Needed all year long (not just in August & September!), sketchbooks, wooden pencils, tissues and more can help students AND teachers make it through the school year. Check out what supplies you can give and why it’s so important to donate throughout the year. Follow us on social so you never miss an episode! Facebook - facebook.com/SouthernIdahoED Twitter - twitter.com/SouthernIdahoED Instagram – instagram.com/southernidahoed Like United Way of South Central Idaho on Facebook to...

Duration:00:06:11

12 Cool Things to Give: Lice Kits

4/8/2020
Lice infestations do not discriminate. Lice kits provide schools with a cure to keep students from falling behind but can be pricey for schools or food pantries to provide. Sonya Haines from United Way of South Central Idaho shares why this item is a huge help for schools and food pantries. Follow us on social so you never miss an episode! Facebook - facebook.com/SouthernIdahoED Twitter - twitter.com/SouthernIdahoED Instagram – instagram.com/southernidahoed Like United Way of South...

Duration:00:06:38

35. The Rainbow Elephant in the Room

3/22/2020
He sold potatoes. He wrote a book. And he owns his own successful marketing company. Idaho native and owner of Nifty Marketing, Mike Ramsey, shares his experience growing up in a non-traditional family, his best small business tips and why he chose to start a company in Burley, Idaho. More about Nifty Marketing: niftymarketing.com Get Mike’s book at mikeramsey.org Visit Burley, Idaho: burleyidaho.org Experience the Southern Idaho lifestyle: southernidaho.org/lifestyle Explore...

Duration:00:45:22

34. Letting Go

3/18/2020
Would you ever climb to 21 feet and let go? Don Campbell has—and in this week’s episode, he talks all about what it took to open the world-class Gemstone Climbing Center in downtown Twin Falls, what makes rock climbing the ultimate sport, and his love for fish farming. Find out more about Gemstone Climbing Center: gemstoneclimbing.rocks Visit Buhl, Idaho: southernidaho.org/buhl Experience the Southern Idaho lifestyle: southernidaho.org/lifestyle Explore career opportunities in...

Duration:01:22:52

12 Cool Things to Give: Unique Food

3/11/2020
Did you know peanut butter, honey, canned meat, snack packs and chunky soup are the most needed food donations? And don’t forget the can opener! Listen to this month’s episode with Sonya Haines from United Way of South Central Idaho to learn more. Follow us on social so you never miss an episode! Facebook - facebook.com/SouthernIdahoED Twitter - twitter.com/SouthernIdahoED Instagram – instagram.com/southernidahoed Like United Way of South Central Idaho on Facebook to stay empowered! ...

Duration:00:05:16

33. Magic Valley Mamas

3/8/2020
Why is camping better in Idaho? What’s it like to run an ultramarathon? Is it normal to cry during hot yoga? Sami Ashenbrener – Idaho native, physical therapist, yoga instructor and mom – has the answers on our latest episode, plus the best kid-friendly activities here and what brought her back to the Magic Valley after leaving for California. Find out more about CPR Physical Therapy - cprtherapy.org Visit Hive Hot Yoga - hivehotyoga.com Explore Rudy’s - A Cook’s Paradise -...

Duration:00:47:37

32. The Great Idaho Myth

3/1/2020
Is Idaho just a government conspiracy? It’s what this week’s guest thought before she found her dream job in Southern Idaho. As Southern Idaho Tourism’s social media coordinator, Sarah Rohrbach has firsthand tips to find the best secret spots and how to make friends in a small town. Visit Southern Idaho Tourism online visitsouthidaho.com Follow her on Instagram @earthtosarahwp Stay up to date on Sarah’s adventures on her blog worldtosarah.blog Experience the Southern Idaho...

Duration:00:29:02

31. Finding Adventure and Community

2/23/2020
“Life feels more like an adventure here.” This week’s episode we chat with Sammi Sanchez, College of Southern Idaho student body president, on why she chose Twin Falls over Boise, her time on the diversity council and why community colleges like CSI are the best place to get your start. Learn more about the College of Southern Idaho - csi.edu Explore CSI Outdoor Recreation - csi.edu/recreation-center/outdoor-recreation Apply for a CSI Foundation scholarship - ...

Duration:00:39:53

30. Love, Garbage, and Renewable Energy

2/16/2020
Josh Bartlome from Southern Idaho Solid Waste talks all about the unexpected energy source sitting in your garbage can, how we’re reducing our regional footprint AND his surprising love story. Visit Southern Idaho Solid Waste online: sisw.org/about.html Experience the Southern Idaho lifestyle: southernidaho.org/lifestyle Explore career opportunities in Southern Idaho: southernidaho.org/jobs Follow us on social so you never miss an episode! Facebook -...

Duration:00:41:36

12 Cool Things to Give: Books

2/12/2020
Education and fairytales found in donated books provide hope and imagination for people of all ages. Sonya Haines from United Way of South Central Idaho goes into detail about what books to give and who benefits from them. Follow us on social so you never miss an episode! Facebook - facebook.com/SouthernIdahoED Twitter - twitter.com/SouthernIdahoED Instagram – instagram.com/southernidahoed Like United Way of South Central Idaho on Facebook to stay empowered! ...

Duration:00:05:32

29. The Key to Happiness

2/9/2020
Where can you find the key to happiness? Rupert, Idaho. This beautiful small town is home to one of Idaho’s best-hidden gems: The Magic Valley Area Humanitarian Center. Whether you’re looking to give back or for a piece of small-town life, hear from humanitarian Becky Schow on why Rupert should be your first stop. Learn more about the Magic Valley Area Humanitarian Center - mvhumanitarian.org Visit Rupert, Idaho - ...

Duration:00:53:29

28. Discovering Southern Idaho's Backroad Treasures

2/2/2020
There’s more than meets the eye in Southern Idaho and this week’s guests wrote the book on it (literally). They talk all about their book “Discovering Idaho's Scenic Drives and Backroad Treasures” and why taking the road less traveled will help you find the best-hidden gems of Southern Idaho. Buy "Discovering Idaho's Scenic Drives and Backroad Treasures” here: idahoscenics.com/idaho-guidebook Experience the Southern Idaho lifestyle: southernidaho.org/lifestyle Explore career...

Duration:00:39:20