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Presented by SelectHealth, Utah Gives Back highlights charities and non-profit organizations serving our community. Learn about their important work by listening each morning, and bookmark this page for ongoing volunteer opportunities as we perform quarterly service projects.

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    The Governor’s Office of Outdoor Recreation – Utah Outdoor Recreation Summit

    One of the unexpected consequences of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 was more people seeking escape outside. Nature became a refuge as we found new sources of entertainment, stress relief, and a place to move about safely. The Utah Office of Outdoor Recreation wants to ensure that Utahns can live a healthy and active lifestyle through […]
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    Salt Lake County welcomes refugees, immigrants during annual “Welcoming Week”

    Leaders in Salt Lake County are celebrating the contributions of refugees and immigrants during Welcoming Week. 
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    Utah Afterschool Network

    Every child in Utah deserves access to high quality afterschool programs, so over 100 practitioners, youth advocates, and state agency leaders came together to establish the Utah Afterschool Network. This organization is a catalyst for building strong, safe, and healthy afterschool and out-of-school programs to support youth, families, and communities. Afterschool programs keep thousands of […]
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    Primary Children’s – Emotional Wellbeing

    Emotional health means having the ability to express feelings, adjust to emotional challenges, tolerate frustration, cope with life stressors, and enjoy life. Teens and tweens in Utah are struggling and want trusted, informed help. Intermountain Healthcare Primary Children’s Hospital says talking with them about social emotional health is the best way to start. Ask your […]
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    VIP Special Needs Sports League

    Regular physical activity is important to staying healthy. It is associated with better immune function, lower levels of anxiety, and perceived stress. Playing sports is a great way to stay active and people of all abilities should have access to participate. VIP Special Needs Sports League, in conjunction with Springville City, gives those with disabilities […]
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    Afghan refugees are welcome in the Beehive State

    Afghan refugees are welcome in Utah, and Governor Cox wants the White House to know.
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    Brain Body Boost (B3)

    Healthy kids make engaged students. Children who are active, eat well, and are less stressed are more likely to have improved concentration, are happier, and earn higher grades. But too many kids are not getting the exercise and nutrition they need while also struggling with their mental health. SelectHealth has created an online, school-based wellness […]
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    Food pantries are struggling to feed people in need

    Food pantries are struggling to feed and assist people in need.
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    GK Folks Foundation/Afro Utah Festival

    In order to understand another culture, appreciate its heritage, and foster relationships we must learn and listen from that culture. GK Folks Foundation welcomes diverse traditions, beliefs, and perspectives by celebrating them. Their dream is to enable African Immigrants and Refugees to build lifelong skills in order to accomplish their American Dream by providing mental […]
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    Special Olympics Utah

    Sports have the power to transform lives. It’s often not the sport itself, but the benefits of connecting with others, challenging yourself, and improving your physical health. Special Olympics Utah aims to create a better world by fostering the acceptance and inclusion of those with intellectual disabilities through the power of sports. Their athletes find […]