Interfaith Sanctuary | Shelter & Supportive Services

Dec. 2016: Our 1st Tree Lighting Ceremony & 11th Xtreme Xtravaganza!

Interfaith Sanctuary Tree Lighting is December 8th!


You are invited to the first ever Interfaith Tree Lighting at Interfaith Sanctuary Homeless Shelter!

The event will be at 7pm on Thursday, December 8th in the backyard of our shelter.

We are asking that members of your faith community bring an ornament for the Interfaith Tree that reflects your faith tradition. The end result will be something to behold!

All faiths working toward one common goal. Serving hand in hand and side by side for some of those in most need

Music for the evening will be provided some of our favorite community choirs plus our very own Interfaith Sanctuary Choir.

For more information please visit our website at or email us at




The 11th Annual Xtreme Holiday Xtravaganza  *December 21-22, 2016*

The Xtreme Holiday Xtravaganza is back for an 11th year to entertain and inspire while raising funds for the Interfaith Sanctuary homeless shelter of Boise, Idaho.

Internationally known singer-songwriter-saxophonist Curtis Stigers is joined by musicians, dancers, actors and comedians as they continue this uniquely Boise, Idaho tradition with an “xemplary” display of community spirit and helping those less fortunate.

The annual Xtreme Holiday Xtravaganza raises funds for the Interfaith Sanctuary homeless shelter via ticket sales, banded Xtreme merchandise for sale and proceeds from the Holiday silent auction of amazing gift baskets from local restaurants and businesses!.

The Xtreme, now in its eleventh year, is known by Boiseans for its festive upbeat holiday spirit and good cheer.

It is an xtremely popular local event which is booked for two nights in December at the historic Egyptian Theater in downtown Boise, Idaho.


Our Silent Auction at the Xtreme is The Best of Boise, incredible gift baskets filled with the very best restaurants in Boise, meals, wine and hotel stays, many different levels of enjoying a night out on the town in Boise, from Chandler’s, Hotel 43, Bodovino, Bardenay, Fresh Off The Hook, Red Feather, Bittercreek Ale, Reel Foods, Life’s Kitchen, BBQ4Life, Guru Donuts, Cottonwood Grille, Press & Pony, Boise Fry Company, and more added daily so check back!


The collectible local artist Bird Houses are off the chain fantastic this year, with 30 area artists donating a version of their vision of a miniature safe shelter including Ward Hooper, Rhoda Brunelli, Laura Stewart, Karen Bubb, Paula Burry, Amy Atkins, Miriam Woito, Shelley Jund, Kirsten Furlong, Efrain Primero, Catherine Merrick, Amy Granger, Tracy Olson and more!

Get your tickets fast as The Xtravaganza always sells out.