Tackling the Transition

by Greg Leavitt Principal, Hillcrest High School Guest Blogger What does Changing the Odds mean in practice? Well, for a student to succeed in high school, it means starting 9th grade on track, staying on track,…

Afterschool Advocates Uniting!

by Kelly Riding Executive Director, Utah Afterschool Network Last month, Stephanie Linton from UWSL and I joined 150 afterschool advocates from across the country to share our stories about afterschool programs with the Utah congressional…

Seeing It Firsthand: Touring Community Schools!

Jacob Mooney Supervisor, UPS Global Business Services As the United Way Campaign Coordinator for UPS this year, we had our employees participate in several tours at United Way of Salt Lake’s community schools. We have been able…

More than 300 Volunteers Celebrated Day of Action!

by Stephanie Rokich Community Volunteer Engagement Coordinator Last Friday, June 24, more than 300 volunteers – including employees, families, and individuals – came together for United Way Day of Action at Hillcrest High School! Thank…