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The Closet, a nonprofit that helps local teens, finds new home in west Boise

“What she does is truly amazing,” Bowins said. “Helping teens that are going into middle school and high school, and they’re coming from disadvantaged backgrounds. ... She’s giving them a chance to succeed.” McMurry said she’s excited to get The Closet reopened and to continue working with teens.

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The Closet, a clothing resource for thousands of local teens, hunts for larger space

McMurry used to volunteer at her children's elementary schools. When they got older, she volunteered at a nonprofit called Love INC of Treasure Valley. A leader there suggested she start something to benefit teenagers.