Community Foundation News

Community Response Fund Update - May 28, 2020

Park City Community Foundation launched our Community Response Fund on March 13 to help get support to those most affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Thanks to 445 donors the fund has raised over $1.3 million to date and eight nonprofit organizations have received grants to provide urgent services to the most vulnerable. The amount needed […]

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Many of you have been outstanding champions for key programs that Park City Community Foundation operates, including the Mental Wellness and Early Childhood Alliances, the Solomon Fund, the Social Equity Initiative, and the Park City Climate Fund. We are still actively raising money for our initiatives and programs during this very challenging time of COVID-19 […]

A Memorable Moment by Ollie Wilder: Launching the Mental Wellness Alliance 

In September 2016, Grant Seaver and Ryan Ainsworth, both 13-year-old students at Treasure Mountain Junior High School, died within two days of each other due to synthetic opioid overdoses.   Their deaths shocked the whole community. In response, over the next few weeks, the school district hosted a series of meetings to discuss ways to prevent anything similar from ever happening […]

Climate Action! Webinar

On Monday, May 11, Park City Community Foundation hosted a virtual discussion with our Park City Climate Fund grantees who gave an update on the innovative projects they are doing to help reduce emissions or sequester carbon from the atmosphere. Panelists and speakers included leaders from Recycle Utah, Utah Clean Energy, TreeUtah, Park City High […]

Rotary Club Challenge Grant Doubles Your Gift

Park City Rotary Club has generously offered a $43,500 match to double donations to the Community Response Fund for COVID-19! DONATE NOW >> Park City Community Foundation has activated its Community Response Fund to rapidly deploy resources to those who are being most highly impacted by COVID-19 in greater Park City. If we meet this […]

We're Hiring! Outreach & Impact Coordinator

Position: Outreach & Impact Coordinator  Compensation: $37,000 – $40,000 + Benefits. We offer excellent benefits including health, dental, 401K match, paid time off, and flexible work culture.  General Responsibilities  Park City Community Foundation’s Outreach & Impact Coordinator is responsible for supporting our Solomon Fund program, including outreach, events, and partnerships and takes a supporting role in supporting other community impact initiatives.  Specific Areas of Responsibility  Solomon Fund  Build and maintain […]

Park City Community Foundation Announces 2020 Solomon Fund Grantees

17 Local Organizations to Receive Funding for Youth Recreation Programs Park City, UT – April 30, 2020 – Park City Community Foundation is excited to announce the 2020 Solomon Fund grantees. $114,500 in grants will go to 17 local organizations that are intentionally working to increase Latinx participation in their sports and recreation programs. The […]