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Join Us for 2021 Grantee Site Visits

Join Us for 2021 Grantee Site Visits

In 2020, generous supporters of the Community Fund helped Park City Community Foundation achieve deep impact for our local nonprofits. Through our Community Fund grants program, we awarded $225,000 to…

The Park City community thrives when we all work together, the proof is in the impact

The Park City community thrives when we all work together, the proof is in the impact

 “I like that I just slay it down – I may fall, but it’s fun,” said program participant, Anthony M. “I like to go all the way to the top…

Catching-up with Women's Giving Fund Grants Committee Member, Lorraine Stuecken

Catching-up with Women’s Giving Fund Grants Committee Member, Lorraine Stuecken

Lorraine Stuecken’s generous philanthropy and volunteer efforts have had an amazing impact on some of the most critical issues affecting our community, including initiatives supporting mental wellness, early childhood education, inclusive sports and recreation for kids,…

Community Response Fund for COVID-19 Deploys an Additional $500,000 for Nonprofits

Community Response Fund for COVID-19 Deploys an Additional $500,000 for Nonprofits

Total grants from Park City Community Foundation to help Summit County residents impacted by the pandemic now total over $3 million. February 12, 2021 – Park City, UT – Park…

Meet Community Response Fund Grantees

Meet Community Response Fund Grantees

Our Community Response Fund has provided both urgent-phase and stabilization-phase grants to local nonprofit organizations impacted by the COVID-19 crisis. Grants will continue to be made as the community stabilizes…

Bringing Social Equity to the Forefront in 2021

Bringing Social Equity to the Forefront in 2021

For years Park City Community Foundation has been doing the work to help lead the conversation around diversity, equity, and inclusion in Summit County. In 2018, the Community Foundation partnered…

Park City Community Foundation Announces Launch of the RISE Fund

Park City Community Foundation Announces Launch of the RISE Fund

Park City, Utah (January 27, 2021) – Park City Community Foundation is proud to announce the launch of the RISE Fund, an initiative designed to facilitate equitable access opportunities for students…

Remembering Beloved Community Member, Bruce Erickson

Remembering Beloved Community Member, Bruce Erickson

The Community Foundation is saddened to hear of the passing of Bruce Erickson. Bruce and Candy Erickson were an important part of our community.  In lieu of flowers, Bruce’s family…

Women's Giving Fund Impact Summary

Women’s Giving Fund Impact Summary

Purpose of the Women’s Giving Fund 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…

We're Hiring for an Office Manager!

We’re Hiring for an Office Manager!

January 5, 2020 – Interested in joining our team? We’re seeking an Office Manager to make everything hum. See the job description and how to apply below. Office Manager, full…

End of Year Message From Katie Wright

End of Year Message From Katie Wright

Dear fellow Community Members,  Whew, 2020 has been a tough year! Although we’re quickly approaching December 31st, the challenges we’ve faced throughout the year as a community have not yet fully dissipated. Covid-19 has forced us…

Six Tips to Maximize Your Dollar During End of Year Giving

Six Tips to Maximize Your Dollar During End of Year Giving

The holiday season is often referred to as the season of giving for a reason. Towards the end of a tough year for many, and with an unforeseeable end ahead,…