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There’s a lot of talk around The Salvation Army about kids this time of year. Our legendary Christmas programs include a number of ways for do gooders to care for kids whose families can’t afford Christmas. But did you know that there are several programs which provide Christmas cheer for senior citizens who have few people in their lives left to care for their needs this time of year?

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Coeur d’Alene Kroc Center wins architecture award!

Submitted by on January 10, 2011 – One Comment

The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho won a prestigious award at the end of last year: out of 87 contenders across North America, the center was named the 2010 Athletic Business Facility of Merit!

The 123,000 square-foot center used local materials including stone, CMU, wood, laminated timber, tinted and insulated glass, and corrugated metal siding to create a rustic and informal space that reflect the character of the Inland Northwest.

Multiple community functions — church, education center, performing arts facility, recreation and aquatics center – come together to make the Coeur d’Alene Kroc Center. This center is one of many made possible by the generous $1.6 billion estate gift of Joan B. Kroc, widow of McDonalds founder Ray Kroc.

Click here for a link to the Athletic Business award website where you can view a photo gallery of the center.

Congratulations to the design architects from the firm of Barker Rinker Seacat in Denver.

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