January 28, 2022

Our New and Renewed Friendships: January 2022

Join us in welcoming our new and returning nonprofit friends, from January 2022, to the UNA Community.

New to the UNA Community

Diocese Of Salt Lake City

The Diocese of Salt Lake City comprises the entire state of Utah and is home to over 300,000 Catholics, 48 churches, 20 missions, 3 chapels, 5 stations, 3 Newman Centers, a monastery, our cathedral and 16 Catholic schools.

Sema Hadithi African American Heritage and Culture Foundation

Sema Hadithi African American Heritage and Culture Foundation strives to “tell the story” of African-ancestored history, heritage, and culture by researching, preserving, and disseminating information throughout the community. The phrase “Sema Hadithi” means to “tell the story”. By sharing the story of African ancestral families we help to tell the whole story of Utah.

Sierra Silver Trust - website coming soon

Service Dog Support and Training Solutions

We educate the public, provide support and offer training solutions for individuals with service dogs.

Thanksgiving Heroes

Our vision is for every American family to be able to come together to experience true gratitude over a delicious Thanksgiving meal, regardless of their financial need. Thanksgiving Heroes is a national nonprofit organization with a simple mission to rally thousands of troops of volunteers across U.S. cities to feed families in need full meals on Thanksgiving.

Tiny But Mighty Baby Foundation, Inc

The Tiny But Mighty Baby Foundation was started in 2021 to support research to improve the lives of people with intrauterine growth restriction.

Renewing with the UNA Community

Adopt-A-Native Elder Program

Adopt-A-Native-Elder serves to help reduce extreme poverty and hardship facing traditional Elders living on the Navajo Reservation. We are a trusted humanitarian organization focused on delivering food, medical supplies, firewood and other forms of Elder support. Respecting the tradition and dignity of Navajo Elders, we create relationships to honor and serve the Elders.

America First Charitable Foundation

The America First Charitable Foundation provides resources to charitable, educational, and civic outreach efforts that parallel our mission of financial literacy education, and directly supporting organizations that provide resources to the less fortunate in the communities we serve.

Amethyst Center for Healing

At Amethyst Center for Healing, we are dedicated to helping individuals, families, and communities recover from trauma and abuse, so that we may all live peaceful, empowered lives. We understand that sometimes people go through things that never should have happened and that those circumstances can be damaging for everyone involved. We are here to help heal the wounds of trauma and abuse. As trauma-informed, solution-oriented therapists, we will explore your past, present, and potential circumstances with you and help you find a plan for what is going to work best to get you moving forward to the healthy, productive life you want to live.

Bicycle Collective

The mission of the Bicycle Collective is to promote cycling as an effective and sustainable form of transportation and recreation, and a cornerstone of a cleaner, healthier, and safer society. We provide refurbished bicycles and educational programs to the community focusing on children and lower income households.

Bountiful Community Food Pantry

The mission of the Bountiful Community Food Pantry is to relieve hunger and increase self-sufficiency of individuals in need living in Davis County, Utah.

Brades’ Place

Brades’ Place provides home-based medical care for children with life-long health challenges. We focus on understanding each child’s unique needs and offer individualized services that help them live their best life. We recognize the importance of family resilience and offer services to strengthen and support caregivers and siblings.

Citizens Against Physical and Sexual Abuse (CAPSA)

CAPSA is a non-profit domestic violence, sexual abuse, and rape recovery center serving Cache County and the Bear Lake area. It provides support services for women, men, and children impacted by abuse. All of our services are FREE and confidential.

Community Animal Welfare Society (CAWS)

CAWS is a no-kill, volunteer, and foster-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is working with the community to help animals. As Utah’s oldest animal rescue group, our ongoing rescue, foster, education, and adoption programs help animals whose time is up at shelters, those who are abandoned, and as our resources allow, those whom their owners can no longer keep.

Crossroads Urban Center

Crossroads Urban Center is a nonprofit, grassroots organization that assists and organizes Utahns with low incomes, those with disabilities, and people of color to meet basic survival needs and to address essential issues affecting quality of life. Established in 1966, Crossroads is a multi-faith, community based project that is in a covenant relationship with the United Methodist Women national office. 

Downtown Alliance

The Downtown Alliance is a 501c6 nonprofit organization dedicated to building a dynamic and diverse community that is the regional center for culture, commerce and entertainment.

Eden Streets, Inc.

Eden Streets is a growing network of people who want to transform communities through farming. Our goal is to connect with impactful farmers, identify best practices, and promote farming.

Granite Education Foundation

Improving educational outcomes by strengthening the Granite School District community. In a district with an astounding number of children living in poverty, we work with individuals, community leaders and businesses to provide opportunities for all students and their dedicated educators.

Harry Bertoia Foundation

Harry Bertoia Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public non-profit organization. We EDUCATE and INFORM the PUBLIC about artist HARRY BERTOIA and modern art in general. We collect historical documents of Harry Bertoia and distribute appropriately. We create and expand public displays and educational programs of Harry Bertoia artwork and music.

Hawkwatch International

The mission of HawkWatch International is to conserve our environment through education, long-term monitoring, and scientific research on raptors as indicators of ecosystem health.

LDS Earth Stewardship

LDS Earth Stewardship is a non-profit organization united by the belief that earth stewardship is a gospel principle and gathered for the purpose of exploring and promoting that principle.

Lyrical Opera Theater

Lyrical Opera Theater uses innovative technology to bring an old art form to new audiences. We perform fully staged operas in their entirety and original languages engaging local, internationally acclaimed, seasoned performers as well as young and upcoming artists. LOT uses scenery projections with clear, large English supertitle translations projected above the scenery so audience members can easily understand and follow the story. We bring opera to the masses while being artist friendly. As a volunteer-run and staffed non-profit, we provide affordable tickets so everyone can attend. We support our community's highly skilled performing artists by providing performing opportunities where they can stay home with their regular income providing jobs and businesses AND be with their loved ones. Our use of technology greatly improves our productions while decreasing production costs so that most of the funds we raise are given to our artists where they are spent right here in our Utah communities.

Make Salt Lake

Make Salt Lake's mission is to enhance Utah's creative and tech communities by providing affordable access to tools and learning experiences, and by connecting like-minded individuals.


Momivate is a nonprofit run by volunteers who believe that Mothers have a unique opportunity to shape society through their children; Children have an innate need to be with their mothers the majority of their formative years; Motherhood needs an upgrade so that women will want to choose this profession, understanding the benefits to their children as well as themselves.

Mountain Meditation Center LLC

Mountain Mediation Center Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to provide the residents of Park City, Summit and Wasatch Counties in Utah with the support needed to prevent and resolve disputes and to transform conflict into progress.

NOVA Chamber Music Series

NOVA Chamber Music Series celebrates the vast chamber music repertoire and Utah's resident artists through concerts, commissions of new works, educational programs, and recordings.

Project Read

Project Read changes lives through literacy and empowers individuals, strengthens families, builds communities, and creates new cycles of intergenerational literacy. We believe that every person has the right to the options and opportunities that literacy provides. When literacy is achieved, doors are opened, opportunities gained, and lives are changed.

Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Intermountain Area

Since 1988 Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Intermountain Area has been keeping families close in a place that feels like home – providing stability and resources when they need it most.  The mission of Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Intermountain Area (RMHC) is to surround families with the support they need to be near and care for their seriously ill or injured children.

Salt Lake Chamber

The Salt Lake Chamber is Utah’s largest and longest-standing business association. A statewide chamber of commerce with members in all 29 Utah counties, the Chamber represents the broad interests of the state’s 63,000-plus employers, which employ more than 1.4 million Utahns. This includes thousands of members and their employees. The Chamber also has members in 18 states and Washington, D.C. as well as 15 international chambers.

Sunshine Terrace

For more than 70 years, Sunshine Terrace Foundation has set the standard in senior healthcare for Cache Valley. A non-profit senior care community, we provide a continuum of care, including short-term rehabilitation,  long-term skilled nursing care, memory care, assisted living, outpatient therapy services, home health, hospice and private duty care.

The INN Between

The INN Between is ending the tragic history of people dying on the streets of our community, by providing end-of-life care and medical respite for people experiencing homelessness.


TreeUtah works with students, municipalities, local businesses, community groups, and volunteers to plant trees in public spaces throughout the state. We plant trees of all types and sizes to make Utah a greener place to live, work, and play.

Umbrella Theater Company

Umbrella Theater Company was started in 2018 by Jamie Rocha Allan, Lee Hollaar, and Cara Pomeroy to promote live theater in Utah. Umbrella Theater loans equipment, including equipment owned by others but managed by us, to other theater companies, generally at no cost.

University of Utah – Advancement Office

Your support paves the way for continued success at the U. Your gift advances the work of our faculty, students and researchers to enrich lives through education.

Utah Food Allergy Network

UFAN’s mission is to provide outreach to the newly diagnosed and the community at large, offering support, promoting education, building awareness of the severity of food allergies and anaphylaxis, and advocating for positive change.

Utah Harm Reduction Coalition

The Utah Harm Reduction Coalition (UHRC) is a non-profit community-based organization providing harm reduction services, education, and advocacy throughout the state of Utah. Our mission is to provide evidence-based interventions to aid people in reducing health and social harms associated with substance use.

Utah Housing Coalition

Through Education, Advocacy, and Community Partnerships, the Utah Housing Coalition is dedicated to promoting equitable and sustainable communities to ensure all Utahns have a safe and affordable place to call home.

Utah Legal Services

Utah Legal Services (ULS) is a nonprofit law office incorporated in 1976 committed to making equal justice a reality by providing free legal help in non-criminal cases to low-income Utahns. We level the playing field, ensuring everyone has a voice in the legal system.

Utah Mining Association

Advocacy: We advocate for and advance the mineral resource and related industries in Utah. We represent and inform our members in the legislative and regulatory arenas at the local, state, and federal levels.

Public Education: We educate elected officials, regulators, and the public on the importance of a strong Utah mining industry. Our public education efforts are successfully building greater understanding and public support for Utah’s mining and service-related industries.

Utah Recycling Alliance

The Utah Recycling Alliance empowers people, organizations and communities statewide to create a Zero Waste culture by building successful models and encouraging practices that promote reuse, recycling and resource conservation. ​

Valley Behavioral Health

For over 30 years, Valley Behavioral Health has successfully helped thousands of adults, children, and families by providing individualized therapy, mental health resources, and personalized treatment methods to each client’s needs.