Stuff the Bus 2017 Impacted 11,296 Students!

Stuff the Bus, United Way of Salt Lake’s back-to-school backpack and school supply effort, wrapped up this week, and – wow! – was it a success! Here are some fun Stuff the Bus facts for…

25 Years of Day of Caring

by Kenzie Knight Volunteer Engagement Coordinator Day of Caring 2017 will be held on Thursday, September 14. Day of Caring through the years: United Way’s role in Day of Caring is to connect corporate and…

Paula Green Johnson: Recognizing a Decade of Service

by Paula Green Johnson Community Advocate With heartfelt appreciation, we recognize Paula Green Johnson for her 9½ years of service as a member of United Way of Salt Lake’s Board of Directors. Throughout her time…

Buy a Box of Crayons, Give a Box of Crayons!

by Stephanie Rokich Volunteer Engagement Manager Students in Granite School District return to school on August 21, and Canyons students go back on August 23. With school starting in less than a month, Back-to-School shopping…

An Insider’s Introductory Guide to Community Schools

by Abram Sherrod Community School Director Year one is officially in the books and the one thing that I’m certain of is the community schools model is highly effective and impactful. At face value, the…

Scheels Sets an Example of Community Involvement in Education!

by Jake Housel Corporate Engagement Advisor Most Utahns recognize Scheels’ beautiful building off the I-15 Freeway. The mention of Scheels in conversations among families in the Sandy area will conjure pleasant memories of their children…

Reminder: Be a FORCE for Good!

By Megan Richards Business Development Manager Can I be honest with you? When I tell people about my job, many say “that must be so satisfying knowing you are helping people.” Don’t get me wrong,…