Women’s Giving Fund

Member Spotlight: Q&A with Sarah Langridge

With service and social events throughout the year, Women’s Giving Fund is more than a circle of philanthropists. It’s an entire community of women helping women. Sarah Langridge was moved to gift a membership for a young woman in our community and we wanted to highlight why it was important to Sarah. Q: Tell us about […]

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Written by guest author Philip Curll Park City Community Foundation plays a vital role in solving our community’s most challenging issues. With a staff and board of philanthropy experts, the Community Foundation provides essential support to nonprofit organizations that are making a difference. One program that is making a lasting impact, one member at a time, […]

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah Named 2018 Women’s Giving Fund Grantee

Park City Community Foundation is proud to announce the recipient of our 2018 Women’s Giving Fund Grant: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah! Members of the Women’s Giving Fund voted throughout June and selected this organization and project to receive the $33,000 high-impact grant. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah will use the grant funds to increase staffing in order to […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Get Involved with WGF Grantees

Over the past three years, the annual Women’s Giving Fund Grant has made a big difference in the lives of women and children. Having started from scratch in 2015, PC Tots now provides over 100 children with affordable, high quality early childhood education in its two new childcare centers. Summit County Children’s Justice Center can […]