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Homeless Encampment

The Annual Aid For Friends Homeless Encampment is a unique event in which participants raise money by soliciting tax-deductible pledges from individuals and businesses, and spend the night in a cardboard box in the heart of an Idaho winter. There will be both light entertainment and heart-touching stories, as well as a soup kitchen style dinner and burn barrels for warmth.

We need YOU!

Help us make this our biggest encampment yet by committing to spend the night in a cardboard box for a single night. You will ask friends, family members, and business owners to sponsor you, and all donations will go right back to Aid For Friends.

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No Paypal account required. Just click the “Donate” button below.

On the next screen, enter the amount you wish to donate, and, after logging in or choosing the debit/credit card option, look for the box to enter the name of the participant you are sponsoring (if any):

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The 16th Annual Encampment is going to be held at Caldwell Park in Pocatello, and begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022 and ends at 10:00 am on Sunday, Dec. 4, 2022.