Deanna Rhodes

Still want to help Puerto Rico?

It’s been 5 months since Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico but the island still needs help. If you are interested in helping, here are some resources. Park City Community Foundation staff have been asked how Parkites can help and where to donate. A main concern for donors in the aftermath of a major disaster is, […]

State of Giving: First Tracks and First Look

As part of our work to create an enduring philanthropic community for all the people of Park City, Park City Community Foundation hosted a Crest Speaker Series event on January 30, 2018. The event included a first tracks ski morning followed by breakfast at Park City Mountain. After several runs, we enjoyed a panel discussion among philanthropy […]

Power Lunches Encourage Mentoring

Members of the Women’s Giving Fund don’t just donate their money; they donate their time!  Women’s Giving Fund created the Power Lunch Program at Ecker Hill Middle School to introduce 6th and 7th grade girls to a variety of career options while promoting the self-esteem and confidence needed to pursue classes that can lead to STEM careers. The lunches […]

Donor Spotlight: Q&A with Sloane Johnson

Sloane Johnson was born and raised in Park City, Utah.  She received her Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from Montana State University.  Sloane has spent her nursing career healing and helping care for patients in the Intensive Care Unit at the University of Utah hospital, the Emergency Department at Park City Hospital, Deer Valley Ski Clinic […]

Girls' Giving Fund Awards Grant

On Monday night at the annual Women’s Giving Fund Holiday Party, history was made. Park City Community Foundation’s newly formed Girls’ Giving Fund awarded their first-ever grant to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah. The $5,000 grant will help children reach their potential through professionally supported, one-to-one mentoring relationships. Seven of the ten founding members […]

Live PC Give PC: Exceeding all Expectations!

Together, we raised $2,026,917 to impact local nonprofits. Yesterday, our community came together for 24 hours of giving on behalf of Live PC Give PC 2017. It was an extraordinary day to support the organizations that make Park City and Summit County, Utah special. We couldn’t have done it without you. Thank you for your extreme […]

Girl's Giving Fund Celebrate Witches Brew

The Girls’ Giving Fund Mother/Daughter Witches Brew was a huge success at Promontory last weekend.  Over 100 Mother’s and Daughter’s celebrated school age girls becoming members of the Girls’ Giving Fund and part of a young community that gives back to Park City. Thank you to Robin Milne and the Promontory Club for hosting the […]

Donor Spotlight: 5 Questions with Tom & Kathy Raffa

Kathy and Tom Raffa and the Raffa Companies are returning as Founding Sponsors of the Park City Giving Guide, which will be released Thanksgiving 2017. “Many of us who live here part of our time may not see much need in this beautiful resort. But as in every community, the need is real,” said Raffa. […]