Two lambs on a green grass on a farm at sunset

Investing in our rural youth

Avista allocates just over $30,000 each year to support 4H/FFA Fair Livestock purchases in nearly two dozen rural communities across our service territory

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Local Treasures with Pia: Hope House Hospitality to teach restaurant skills

Launching pilot program to help shelter residents gain marketable skills

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CEO Spotlight: Colonel Cassius Bentley, Fairchild AFB

With his tour of duty as Fairchild’s Wing Commander coming to a close, this dynamic leader shares his thoughts about his airmen, the mission and lessons learned.

A former motel that has found a new purpose as a hub for homeless and social services

Local Treasures with Pia: Helping residents of Ashland be all they can be

Organization helps residents get through a crisis and back on their feet

Large group of students wearing College Success Foundation tshirts posing and smiling for a group photo

Local Treasures with Pia: College Success Foundation helps students make it to college

The College Success Foundation begins to work with students in middle school, and continues to support them in high school, helping them to overcome barriers to college access