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Support Local Causes with Peer-to-Peer Fundraising

Mobilize your Friends and Family to Support the Causes you Care About with Peer-to-Peer Fundraising   Read Across America Day is RAAD, and United Way of Salt Lake’s Young Leaders […]

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Savage Services and Hillcrest High School Announce SHINE Partnership

  The Savage-Hillcrest Impact Network for Education includes a Career and Technical Education Pathway and Basic Needs Center Housed within the School   There’s something special happening at Hillcrest High […]

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Infographic: How Reading Makes a Difference

  Prepare for Read Across America Day with these ‘RAAD’ Facts about Reading in Elementary School   Reading teaches us new things, lets us explore new worlds, and introduces us […]

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FAFSA poster hanging in school
United Way of Salt Lake Helps Out at 20 High School FAFSA Nights

Volunteers, College Admissions Staff, High School Counselors, and Families come together to support students in filling out their financial aid applications during FAFSA Nights.   Filling out the Free Application […]

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Social Media Fundraising Tools
Making the Most of Fundraising on Social Media

Tips for using your personal social media accounts to ask for charitable donations   Fundraising through your personal social media account can be not only financially rewarding for the organization […]

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Impact Mental Health
World Mental Health Day with Impact Mental Health

“Mental health includes our emotional, psychological, and social well-being. It affects how we think, feel, and act. It also helps determine how we handle stress, relate to others, and make […]

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How to Use 211 Counts

Use 211 Data to See the Greatest Needs In Our Community   Utah 211 is a statewide health and human services referral system. It’s a simple, one-stop way to connect people […]

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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage in Salt Lake
Hispanic Heritage Month 2021: Honoring Hispanic Heritage in Salt Lake

Learn about Hispanic Heritage Month and About Local Organizations That Work with the Hispanic/Latinx Community Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated September 15th through October 15th each year. Why does it […]

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34 Companies and nearly 1,000 Volunteers Participate in the 2021 Day of Caring

  If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.   United Way of Salt Lake believes in the power of collective impact: […]

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Building a Free Little Library
Building a West Kearns Little Library / Biblioteca Comunitaria De West Kearns

  The Grassroots Leadership Team at United Way of Salt Lake works to engage community members in conversations about their experiences to create a system where the experiences of those most impacted […]

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Silicon Slopes United Way of Salt Lake Workplace Giving
Workplace Campaign Special Event and Theme Ideas

  Tips and Tricks for Increasing Engagement in Your Workplace Giving Campaign Ready to host a workplace giving campaign? Great, we’re here to help! Incorporating extra events and incentives to […]

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Hugh Vasquez Speaker Series Recap: Transformative Leadership for Equity

  A Candid Conversation with Hugh Vasquez Hugh Vasquez joined United Way of Salt Lake for a hybrid in-person/virtual event on Wednesday, August 11th, as our second guest in this […]

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United Way of Salt Lake COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics
Stay Safe, Stay Connected Partnerships Connect Families to Resources and Vaccines

July 20 & 21 – In an effort to connect local families with resources to help them recover from the residual effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, United Way of Salt […]

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Stuff the Bus 2021 Delivers Supplies for 13,000 Utah Kids

  A Successful Stuff the Bus Makes Back-to-School Better!   This year, Stuff the Bus returned to near normal with in-person volunteers dropping off supplies, counting and sorting donations, and […]

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Exciting Things are Happening in Young Leaders!

  Do you have what it takes to be a Young Leader?     The United Way of Salt Lake Young Leaders Network is evolving! We hope you’ll join us […]

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three young leaders talking
Support Local Causes with Peer-to-Peer Fundraising

Mobilize your Friends and Family to Support the Causes you Care About with Peer-to-Peer Fundraising   Read Across America Day is RAAD, and United Way of Salt Lake’s Young Leaders […]

Read More
SHINE partnerships hero
Savage Services and Hillcrest High School Announce SHINE Partnership

  The Savage-Hillcrest Impact Network for Education includes a Career and Technical Education Pathway and Basic Needs Center Housed within the School   There’s something special happening at Hillcrest High […]

Read More
Infographic: How Reading Makes a Difference

  Prepare for Read Across America Day with these ‘RAAD’ Facts about Reading in Elementary School   Reading teaches us new things, lets us explore new worlds, and introduces us […]

Read More
FAFSA poster hanging in school
United Way of Salt Lake Helps Out at 20 High School FAFSA Nights

Volunteers, College Admissions Staff, High School Counselors, and Families come together to support students in filling out their financial aid applications during FAFSA Nights.   Filling out the Free Application […]

Read More
Social Media Fundraising Tools
Making the Most of Fundraising on Social Media

Tips for using your personal social media accounts to ask for charitable donations   Fundraising through your personal social media account can be not only financially rewarding for the organization […]

Read More
Impact Mental Health
World Mental Health Day with Impact Mental Health

“Mental health includes our emotional, psychological, and social well-being. It affects how we think, feel, and act. It also helps determine how we handle stress, relate to others, and make […]

Read More
211 Counts Hero - Screen shot of 211 counts
How to Use 211 Counts

Use 211 Data to See the Greatest Needs In Our Community   Utah 211 is a statewide health and human services referral system. It’s a simple, one-stop way to connect people […]

Read More
Celebrating Hispanic Heritage in Salt Lake
Hispanic Heritage Month 2021: Honoring Hispanic Heritage in Salt Lake

Learn about Hispanic Heritage Month and About Local Organizations That Work with the Hispanic/Latinx Community Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated September 15th through October 15th each year. Why does it […]

Read More
34 Companies and nearly 1,000 Volunteers Participate in the 2021 Day of Caring

  If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.   United Way of Salt Lake believes in the power of collective impact: […]

Read More
Building a Free Little Library
Building a West Kearns Little Library / Biblioteca Comunitaria De West Kearns

  The Grassroots Leadership Team at United Way of Salt Lake works to engage community members in conversations about their experiences to create a system where the experiences of those most impacted […]

Read More
Silicon Slopes United Way of Salt Lake Workplace Giving
Workplace Campaign Special Event and Theme Ideas

  Tips and Tricks for Increasing Engagement in Your Workplace Giving Campaign Ready to host a workplace giving campaign? Great, we’re here to help! Incorporating extra events and incentives to […]

Read More
Hugh Vasquez Speaker Series Recap: Transformative Leadership for Equity

  A Candid Conversation with Hugh Vasquez Hugh Vasquez joined United Way of Salt Lake for a hybrid in-person/virtual event on Wednesday, August 11th, as our second guest in this […]

Read More
United Way of Salt Lake COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics
Stay Safe, Stay Connected Partnerships Connect Families to Resources and Vaccines

July 20 & 21 – In an effort to connect local families with resources to help them recover from the residual effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, United Way of Salt […]

Read More
Stuff the Bus 2021 Delivers Supplies for 13,000 Utah Kids

  A Successful Stuff the Bus Makes Back-to-School Better!   This year, Stuff the Bus returned to near normal with in-person volunteers dropping off supplies, counting and sorting donations, and […]

Read More
Exciting Things are Happening in Young Leaders!

  Do you have what it takes to be a Young Leader?     The United Way of Salt Lake Young Leaders Network is evolving! We hope you’ll join us […]

Read More

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