Expanding Opportunities

Serving Bingham, Bonneville & Bannock Counties


The mission of Dawn Enterprises, Inc. is to assist individuals of Southeastern Idaho with mental, physical or social disabilities in achieving independence through employment training, skill training, social development, or living enhancements up to each individual’s maximum capability.


Dawn Enterprises, Inc.
280 Cedar Street
Blackfoot, ID 83221
208-785-3095 (fax)
email:  dawninfo@dawnent.org

Individual Opportunities

Providing opportunity for a lifetime of greater independence and inclusion
Employment Services
Community Support Services
Assisted Living & Respite Care Services

Business Opportunities

Providing Business Support and Solutions

Employee Development and Staffing
Manufacturing Solutions
Product Development
Cut and Sew Shop

Fire & Safety Clothing

Providing quality products

NFPA Certified Products
Industrial Products
Recreational Products

Our Programs and Services are CARF Accredited

The programs and services that you use at Dawn Enterprises, Inc. are
accredited by CARF. CARF accredidation can reinforce your trust and
confidence that our organization has made a major commitment to
enhance the quality of our services and programs which focus on
positive outcomes for you, the consumer

Dawn Enterprises, Inc. is ISO 9001:2008 Certified

It is our policy to provide only exceptional products that satisfy or exceed customer requirements and expectations by adhearing to contract specifications, delivery schedules and maintaining professional communications. Dawn Enterprises, Inc. will accept nothing less than full involvement of our employees and a continuous improvement of our process.

About Us

Dawn Enterprises, Inc. is a private, non-profit community rehabilitation program providing employment training, paid employment opportunities, community job placement, personal support, assisted living and respite care services to individuals with disabilities.

Established in 1974, Dawn Enterprises, Inc. takes great pride in providing only quality services and products to our customers.

Historically, 99% of all revenue is derived from earned income with the remaining 1% coming in as grants and donations.

We manufacture a wide variety of products under contract for Government and private industry customers.

Our contract capabilities and expertise include industrial sewing, computerized pattern design and cutting, new product development, assembly, packaging and fulfillment.

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Donna Butler – Executive Director

Teresa Oakes – Assistant Director/Financial Coordinator

Shasta Stokes – Contracting Coordinator

Misti Nelson – Services Coordinator

List of Current Board Members

Patricia Christensen
Dr. David Case
David Tanner
Rich Woodfin
Robert Sobieski
Mike Virtue
Mike Rice
Bryce Lloyd

Members of the community, both individually and collectively, have a right to know about the activities of Dawn Enterprises, Inc. and shall be provided accurate information upon request as long as the information to be divulged is not protected by applicable privacy laws. Information to be provided shall include, but is not limited to; financial information, IRS Forms 1023, 990 and 990-T, the organizations’s conflict of interest policies, accreditation status, effectiveness of services, and consumer and customer satisfaction with services and products. Requests for information can be made by telephoning 208-785-5890, by sending a fax to 208-785-3095, or by sending an email to dawninfo@dawnent.org.