Meridian youth theater receives $11K grant Submitted by Autumn Kersey Oct 10, 2016 (…) Treasure Valley Youth Theater leaders accept a $11,100 grant from 100+ People Who Care Founder. From left to right (back row): TVYT board members Scott Summerlin and Kathryn Wardle; (front row): TVYT board member Megan Egbert, 100+ People Who Care Founder, Lynn Bradescu, TVYT Executive Director, Autumn Kersey and TVYT Artistic Director Mary Jensen. Submitted by Autumn Kersey 100+ People Who Care Ada County, a charitable giving organization, awarded $11,100 to Meridian-based Treasure Valley Youth Theater at an inaugural event Sept. 22. 100+ Ada County founder Lynn Bradescu mirrored the program from a successful Marin County pooled-giving program in California.Treasure Valley Youth Theater was among five nominated nonprofits considered for the funding, and after a vote of the event attendees, the theater company won the grant. Plans for the funding include securing a future home for the theater company.For information about 100+ People Who Care Ada County, visit 100Ada.org. More from this section Bruchi’s Cheesesteak & Sub Shop to open 1st Idaho location at Chinden, Linder Posted: 11:40 a.m. AAA: Expect gas prices to increase soon Posted: July 20, 2017 Regional youth baseball teams competing at Settlers Park Posted: July 20, 2017 Meridian city leaders to discuss Chinden, growth, budget at town hall Posted: July 20, 2017 3rd mosquito trap in Ada County tests positive for West Nile Virus Posted: July 19, 2017 Comments Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Latest E-Edition Meridian Press Read the latest edition of the Meridian Press in our e-edition format, which combines the familiarity of the printed-paper format with the convenience of reading on your phone, tablet or desktop computer from anywhere. Issues prior to August 18, 2016 YouReport This is your chance to be the reporter. Tell us what's going on with you, your kids, and your community. Share your child's latest achievements, talk about that pothole that never gets fixed, or just speak your mind on what is happening in your community. Submit Your Articles Share the news that is important to you and your community. Post articles about local events, sports teams, community organizations, and more! Submit Your Photos Do you have a great local photo that you want to share with the world? Add it here!