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Women United Members Making History: Kathie Miller’s Influence Across Salt Lake

For Women’s History Month, we’re highlighting Women United members who are making waves in Utah and paving the way for the next generation. This week we’re featuring Kathie Miller, an […]

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Spreading the Joy of Reading at Read Across America Day 2022

  22 Salt Lake Area Schools Celebrated Read Across America Day 2022   This year’s Read Across America Day was a huge success. A generous match from Maverik helped the […]

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Farnsworth Elementary School
Volunteers Participate in the i-Ready Math Tutoring Program at Philo T. Farnsworth Elementary

Learn how volunteers have been virtually helping Farnsworth Elementary Students with Math Over the past two years, we have seen students, schools, and educators demonstrate resilience, persistence, and creativity as […]

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Women United Members Making History: Rebecca Chavez-Houck in the House of Representatives

For Women’s History Month, we’re highlighting Women United members who are making waves in Utah and paving the way for the next generation. This week we are featuring Rebecca Chavez-Houck, […]

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United Way of Salt Lake’s 2022 Legislative Session Wins

The 2022 Legislative Session ended at midnight on March 4th. Overall, United Way of Salt Lake saw positive outcomes for bills that align with our work: many bills supporting our […]

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Engaging Spanish Speaking Caregivers in Education

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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Women United Members Making History: Cece Foxley in Higher Education

For Women’s History Month, we’re highlighting Women United members who are making waves in Utah and paving the way for the next generation. Our first feature is on Cecelia (Cece) […]

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Britnie Powell Recognized as a 2022 Utah Business 40 Under 40 Honoree

  Join us in congratulating Britnie Powell on being recognized as a 2022 Utah Business 40 Under 40 Honoree.   Britnie Powell, the principal at Salt Lake Center for Science […]

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Black History Month Feature
A Life of Advocacy: Furthering Equity in Utah

  How France Davis Advocated for Change as a Reverend and Teacher   In 1963, Rev. France Davis stood in the audience of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have […]

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Black History Month Feature
Utah Black Educators: Connecting Schools to Community

  Forrest Crawford and Sheryl Ellsworth Share their Stories of Being Educators in Utah Join United Way of Salt Lake as we engage in a series of conversations with some […]

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Read These 11 Books to Celebrate Diversity on Read Across America Day 2022

Celebrate Read Across America Day by Reading Along with Our Local Schools   Learning to read is a lifelong gift. With proven benefits like reducing stress, improving concentration, and expanding […]

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Black History Month Feature
Telling Black History: Seeing the Past with New Eyes

  A Conversation with Historian Ronald Coleman on Reporting Utah’s Black History   Join United Way of Salt Lake as we engage in a series of conversations with some of […]

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Take Action: Write a Letter to the Editor

  Wondering HOW and WHY to write a letter to the editor? United Way of Salt Lake is here to help! If you’re passionate about taking action for an issue […]

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Legislative Priorities for 2022

  Learn about the bills and concepts we’ll be advocating for during the 2022 Legislative Session Utah’s 2022 Legislative Session runs from January 18th to March 4th. During this time, […]

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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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Kathie Miller at board meeting hero image
Women United Members Making History: Kathie Miller’s Influence Across Salt Lake

For Women’s History Month, we’re highlighting Women United members who are making waves in Utah and paving the way for the next generation. This week we’re featuring Kathie Miller, an […]

Read More
Read across america day 2022 hero
Spreading the Joy of Reading at Read Across America Day 2022

  22 Salt Lake Area Schools Celebrated Read Across America Day 2022   This year’s Read Across America Day was a huge success. A generous match from Maverik helped the […]

Read More
Farnsworth Elementary School
Volunteers Participate in the i-Ready Math Tutoring Program at Philo T. Farnsworth Elementary

Learn how volunteers have been virtually helping Farnsworth Elementary Students with Math Over the past two years, we have seen students, schools, and educators demonstrate resilience, persistence, and creativity as […]

Read More
Rebecca Chavez-Houck presenting at board meeting
Women United Members Making History: Rebecca Chavez-Houck in the House of Representatives

For Women’s History Month, we’re highlighting Women United members who are making waves in Utah and paving the way for the next generation. This week we are featuring Rebecca Chavez-Houck, […]

Read More
United Way of Salt Lake’s 2022 Legislative Session Wins

The 2022 Legislative Session ended at midnight on March 4th. Overall, United Way of Salt Lake saw positive outcomes for bills that align with our work: many bills supporting our […]

Read More
Engaging Spanish Speaking Caregivers in Education

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
Foxley Background
Women United Members Making History: Cece Foxley in Higher Education

For Women’s History Month, we’re highlighting Women United members who are making waves in Utah and paving the way for the next generation. Our first feature is on Cecelia (Cece) […]

Read More
Salt Lake Center for Science Education hero
Britnie Powell Recognized as a 2022 Utah Business 40 Under 40 Honoree

  Join us in congratulating Britnie Powell on being recognized as a 2022 Utah Business 40 Under 40 Honoree.   Britnie Powell, the principal at Salt Lake Center for Science […]

Read More
Black History Month Feature
A Life of Advocacy: Furthering Equity in Utah

  How France Davis Advocated for Change as a Reverend and Teacher   In 1963, Rev. France Davis stood in the audience of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have […]

Read More
Black History Month Feature
Utah Black Educators: Connecting Schools to Community

  Forrest Crawford and Sheryl Ellsworth Share their Stories of Being Educators in Utah Join United Way of Salt Lake as we engage in a series of conversations with some […]

Read More
Read These 11 Books to Celebrate Diversity on Read Across America Day 2022

Celebrate Read Across America Day by Reading Along with Our Local Schools   Learning to read is a lifelong gift. With proven benefits like reducing stress, improving concentration, and expanding […]

Read More
Black History Month Feature
Telling Black History: Seeing the Past with New Eyes

  A Conversation with Historian Ronald Coleman on Reporting Utah’s Black History   Join United Way of Salt Lake as we engage in a series of conversations with some of […]

Read More
Letter to the Editor Hero
Take Action: Write a Letter to the Editor

  Wondering HOW and WHY to write a letter to the editor? United Way of Salt Lake is here to help! If you’re passionate about taking action for an issue […]

Read More
Capitol surrounded by cherry blossoms
Legislative Priorities for 2022

  Learn about the bills and concepts we’ll be advocating for during the 2022 Legislative Session Utah’s 2022 Legislative Session runs from January 18th to March 4th. During this time, […]

Read More
Legislative Preview cover
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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