Community Foundation News

Solomon Fund Forms Healthy Habits

Molina Healthcare recently supported the third Solomon Fund registration event. At the event, families were able to register for a variety sports and recreational opportunities, as well as connect with other valuable resources in our community. In alignment with Molina Healthcare’s advocacy efforts to form healthy habits, we recently had an opportunity to speak with […]

Solomon Fund Grants Awarded

Through the Solomon Fund, we’ve been able to identify many barriers that limit access to sports and recreational activities including communication of opportunities to low-income Latino families, lack of reliable transportation options, expensive tuition, the high cost of gear, and more. We work in collaboration with local nonprofits and other service providers to deliver high […]

Member Spotlight: Meg Steele Uplifts Women

As a founding member of the Women’s Giving Fund, we wanted to highlight all that Meg Steele has done for the Women’s Giving Fund and Park City Community Foundation. Since 2014, more than 1,300 people have contributed to the Women’s Giving Fund, which has skyrocketed to over $1,500,000. The fund is endowed by Park City […]

Roundtable Recap: Cybersecurity

Park City Community Foundation is the place for nonprofits to collaborate and learn from one another. And with education comes better governance and financial responsibility, which leads to stronger, more viable nonprofits. It’s one distinct way we’re giving to the organizations that give so much to greater Park City. Our twelve roundtables a year provide facilitated discussions for […]

Be Bold, Be Brave, Be You: Girls Mentoring Day Recap

The Women’s Giving Fund mentoring program, sponsored by Vail EpicPromise, conducts regular Power Lunches with Ecker Hill Middle School girls to inspire them with meaningful life messages on leadership, success, and confidence. The mentoring program cumulates with a special event at Park City Mountain Resort where girls are matched with mentors for an uplifting afternoon. […]

Women's Giving Fund 2017 Grant Recipient Update

Park City Community Foundation’s Women’s Giving Fund makes an annual high-impact grant to an organization that serves Summit County women and children. The Women’s Giving Fund is an endowment, founded by over 1,000 members who each gave a $1,000 gift to become lifetime members. In July of 2017, the Women’s Giving Fund granted Peace House […]

Roundtable Recap: Improving your Board’s Diversity

Park City Community Foundation held its most recent Board Member Roundtable on Thursday, February 22nd. We host regular Roundtables to help build skills and connections among the local nonprofit community – program staff, development staff, executive directors, board members, and others. The Board Member Roundtables center on the role of the board in the success and accountability of their organization. […]

What is Social Equity?

Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, “What are you doing for others?” – Martin Luther King Jr. What is “social equity?” One definition of the word equity is “the quality of being fair and impartial,” but the term itself can mean different things to different people. For it to have a meaningful impact, we […]