Solomon Fund

Nonprofit Organizations Are Essential

Written by guest author Philip Curll Nonprofit organizations in Park City are essential in providing working families with ways to more fully engage in the community. From PC Tots, which provides affordable daycare for low-income families in the greater Park City area, to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah, which increases the number of at-risk […]

New Video: Solomon Fund Summer Intern

Sadie is a dynamic young woman whose passion for social justice is making a huge impact. Her story exemplifies the great work and necessity of Solomon Fund. In April 2017, Park City Community Foundation launched a new initiative to facilitate access to sports and recreational opportunities for Latino children in our community. We believe that […]

Solomon Fund: A Bike for Natalia

For the past fifteen months, Park City Community Foundation’s Solomon Fund has been working diligently to connect many young Latinos in our community with out-of-school opportunities, primarily in sports and recreation. Solomon Fund was created as a program to reach the underrepresented Latino population in our town. The goal of Solomon Fund is integration through […]

2018 Summer Site Visit Schedule - Solomon Fund

Each year, the Solomon Fund awards grants to Park City nonprofits that are working to increase low-income Latino participation in sports and recreation. The goal is to create a more inclusive, integrated, and complete community. Come see our work in action! June 15th at 2:15pm: Egyptian Theatre — Esperanza Rising Camp — 328 Main Street, Park […]

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 […]

Keep on Dancing: Solomon Fund Update

  Your generosity enables us to lead initiatives such as the Solomon Fund. We first wrote about Stefany in our Annual Update in September. We are excited to update you on her progress and on other successes of the Solomon Fund. Stefany reignited her passion for dance after signing up for a Ballet West camp […]

Olympians Inspire Young Latina Girls

On a frosty fall morning, 105 girls streamed into the USSA Center of Excellence in Park City to meet and run around with 20 of the best female athletes in the world. At the annual Fast and Female Champ Camp, participants have the opportunity to try new and familiar sports (cross-country, alpine, and freestyle skiing; […]