Utah Community Action

06 Feb Fighting Food Waste

By Juliana Avery Utah Community Action’s Nutrition program is focused on health, education and self-sufficiency. We fight hunger in our communities by serving more than 4,500 meals per day to school children, even during summer break. Our Real Food Rising program uses sustainable farming methods to...

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08 Nov HEAT Gives Clients A Chance

In our service-oriented industry, it's sometimes tough to see the results of your work. Utah Community Action's non-profit partners will understand the term "compassion fatigue" - those of us on the front lines in the fight against poverty often experience secondary stress and trauma from...

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30 Sep A Visit to Utah Community Action

Yesterday Utah Community Action was visited by several leaders from around the state who are dedicated to researching and combating intergenerational poverty. Our guests included Mayor Cherie Wood of South Salt Lake, Washington County Commissioner Victor Iverson, Department of Workforce Services Executive Director Jon Pierpont,...

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08 Aug What Quality Service Looks Like

This account was written by a Weatherization crew member for Utah Community Action. The Weatherization team is made up of energy auditors, case managers and contractors who help our most vulnerable clients create safe, affordable, and comfortable homes. His account reminds us all why we...

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We assist low-income families with services including Adult Education, Case Management & Housing, HEAT, Head Start, Nutrition and Weatherization to help them achieve self-sufficiency.