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Tidbit of the Month – April 2018

Tidbit of the Month – April 2018

This month’s tidbit deals with changes in Idaho’s law when passing vehicles. House Bill 132 was passed in the 2017 Legislative Session and changed Idaho Code 49-654(b) (set out below) by stating we can now pass a moving vehicle up to 15 miles over the […]

Tidbits of the Month

As we are coming into warmer weather and more motorcycles on the road, we as motorcyclists need to be more aware, more so now than ever, of our rights as we travel around this great state of Idaho. Each month, ABATE of Idaho will be […]

Angela Marie “Kittie” Goforth

Angela Marie “Kittie” Goforth Date Passed January 9, 2018 Member #102 Member Since 2011 Though not an active member of ABATE for quite some time due to health limitations, “Kittie” continued to help out with the JAMR when she could.

Christmas Party 2017

Christmas Party 2017

When Friday, December 8, 2017, 6:00pm – 10:00pm Where VFW Post 63 8931 Ardene St. map Boise, ID 83709 (208) 495-3645 Agenda 6:00 – 7:00 pm Cocktail Hour 7:00 pm Traditional Christmas Dinner with all the trimmings 8:00 pm Christmas funnery (Games, White Elephant, and […]

Trophy Winner… (again!)

Trophy Winner… (again!)

…in Meridian’s 2017 Winter Lights Parade ABATE of Idaho brought home a trophy in the “Best Non-commercial” category, for our participation in the parade! Way to go Parade Squad! Details of the event may be found at http://www.christmasinmeridian.org/lights-parade.html or Meridian Parks and Recreation on Facebook

Membership Dues : Survey Says

Hey there ABATE of Idaho members: At the Business Meeting on January 3, 2018, we will be taking a short survey related to options for membership dues. Our current model is to pay dues yearly, and through this survey, we hope to discover what other […]

New T-Shirts have arrived

New T-Shirts have arrived

Our new shirts with updated logos and organization name are finally done. We are not currently stocking these items, but will gladly have them made as orders come in. Orders require prepay. We are not offering online purchases at this time, please swing by our […]

Ted “Wingman” DeSalvatore

Ted “Wingman” DeSalvatore Date Passed March 23, 2017 Member #184 Member Since 2014 Ted was only a member of ABATE of Southern Idaho for a short time, but touched many lives… He was active in Black Thursday, conducting meetings with legislators, and was always there […]

Trophy Winner…

Trophy Winner…

…in Meridian’s 2016 Winter Lights Parade ABATE of Idaho brought home a trophy in the “Best Non-commercial” category, for our participation in the parade! Way to go Parade Squad! Details of the event may be found at http://www.christmasinmeridian.org/lights-parade.html or Meridian Parks and Recreation on Facebook

Profiling Report Form

Profiling Report Form

If you feel you were targeted by police as a result of profiling, fill out this form and send back to ABATE of Idaho!

Black Thursday 2016

This year we started ramping up on the Anti-Profiling initiative.  Pics and flyer to come. 

Christmas Party 2015

When Friday, December 11, 2015, 6:30pm – 10:00pm Where VFW Post 63 8931 Ardene St. map Boise, ID 83709 (208) 495-3645 Agenda 6:30 – 7:30 pm Cocktail Hour 7:30 pm Traditional Christmas Dinner with all the trimmings 8:30 pm Christmas funnery (Games, White Elephant, and […]

Bob Farris

Bob “Enforcer” Farris Date Passed July 9, 2015 Member #136 Member Since 2012 Bob held an active role in ABATE of Southern Idaho, acting as Sergeant at Arms for 2 years.

Dominic “Nick” McLarnan

Dominic “Nick” McLarnan Date Passed June 12, 2015 Member #159 Member Since 2013

Black Thursday 2015

Black Thursday 2015

Seems like a successful interaction with our legislators!  Here’s a brief photo summary of what went on.

Mark “Fuzzy” Nelson

Mark “Fuzzy” Nelson Date Passed November 4, 2014 Member #11 Member Since 2009 Fuzzy was held the position of Chaplain for ABATE of Southern Idaho.

Faith “Gma” Smith

Faith “Gma” Smith Date Passed September 7, 2014 Member #44 Member Since 2011

Black Thursday 2013

Fantastic turnout this year to meet with our legislators!  Thanks to all the ABATE members, and especially non-members that were able to come out and show your support!

Black Thursday 2012

The beginnings of a long-term relationship with our legislators!

Michael “Professor” Blankenship

Michael “Professor” Blankenship Date Passed April 21, 2011 Member #95 Member Since 2011

Jim Adams

James Joseph “Jim” Adams Date Passed May 15, 2010 Member #2 Member Since 2008 Jim was a Charter Member of ABATE of Southern Idaho.