Events Archives — United Way Salt Lake
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2022 Power of Your Purse: Celebrating Utah Students

On May 12th, United Way of Salt Lake and Women United hosted an in-person Power of Your Purse gala and fundraiser, and it was a night of inspiration and achievement. […]

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United Way of Salt Lake hosts the 2022 Legislative Preview

The 2022 Legislative Preview brought together community members, legislators, and subject experts to discuss key issues that will be addressed during the 2022 Legislative Session ​​​​​​ On January 11, United […]

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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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How to Host a Stuff the Bus Supply Drive

    10 Tips for Hosting a Successful Supply Drive Summer break is just around the corner, and we’re already thinking about how to help students succeed during the 2022-2023 […]

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Jim Shelton Speaker Series Recap: The Power of Place

A Candid Conversation with Jim Shelton Jim Shelton joined us virtually on Thursday, March 11th, to kick off the 2021 Building Equitable Communities Speaker Series with a discussion on The […]

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United Way of Salt Lake Changemaker Awards and Collective Impact Summit
United Way of Salt Lake hosts the 2020 Collective Impact Summit and Changemaker Awards

United Way of Salt Lake hosted the Collective Impact Summit and Changemaker Awards on Thursday, November 5th, 2020. The virtual event kicked off with a message of hope and inclusion […]

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Michael McAfee Speaker Series Recap: Achieving Results in an Inclusive Recovery

A Candid Conversation with Dr. Michael McAfee on Equity Dr. Michael McAfee joined us virtually, Wednesday, October 21st, as part of our 2020 Speaker Series, Building Equitable Communities. Speaking on […]

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2020 Power of Your Purse: Empowering the Leaders of Tomorrow

On September 24th, United Way of Salt Lake and Women United hosted the first virtual Power of Your Purse gala and fundraiser, and it was a huge success! The event […]

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Empowering the Next Generation through Mentoring

During this year’s Power of Your Purse Gala, we will celebrate and support the educational achievements of girls and women in our community. We’ll also look to the future as […]

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United Way and Silicon Slopes Partner for Social Good

United Way of Salt Lake is teaming up with Silicon Slopes to organize the Social Good track at this year’s Silicon Slopes Summit! We have an inspiring agenda lined up […]

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2019 Speaker Series Recap: Equality is Not Enough

Missed Our Speaker Series This Year? Listen to the Live Recordings Here We live in a world that is fundamentally inequitable. The question is, with so much work to be […]

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Doing ‘Whatever It Takes’ for Every Child Comes Full Circle

In this op-ed, learn how United Way of Salt Lake’s mission was shaped by Geoffrey Canada’s work with the Harlem Children’s Zone from both the perspective of Bill Crim, CEO […]

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Volunteers Gather for United Way’s 27th Annual Day of Caring

We believe there is only one way to solve the complex problems facing our community — together.  That’s exactly what happened for our 27th annual Day of Caring. Volunteers from […]

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Reflections on United Way’s Participation in the United Nation’s Civil Society Conference

What does it look like to create sustainable and inclusive cities? And how are cities helping youth achieve success as they define it? Community leaders from more than 130 countries […]

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211 Talks Summit Aimed to Help Those Who Help Others

Utah 211 provides people across the state with ways to get help and give help with a simple phone call, text, or online message.  Our dedicated information specialists and staff […]

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