February 28, 2022

Our New and Renewed Friendships: February 2022

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

Amazing Earthfest

Amazing Earthfest is a 501c3 nonprofit organization based in Kanab, Utah, established in 2007 to produce an annual public festival celebrating National and State Parks, National Forests, Monuments and Public Lands of the Colorado Plateau. Our educational festival brings enjoyment and learning opportunities to residents and visitors while enhancing community and economic resilience in Kane County, Utah. Thousands attend from across the nation and internationally.

Best of Africa

Best of Africa Group educates African youth of Utah and their parents, helps them keep their African culture at the same time helps them integrate in the American society and become successful.

Curly Me!

Curly Me! is a 501(c)3) resource for families with child of color, specifically black girls between the ages of 5-14 years. We hold quarterly events and mentoring opportunities to help educate, empower and encourage girls to be their best selves.

Dreamers Wish Foundation

Dreamers Wish Foundation is a global comprehensive education-centered movement. Our volunteers are equipped to help school-aged children in underprivileged and underserved areas. Our work, through local partnerships and volunteerism, is to meet the educational needs of children home and abroad, reinforcing their journey toward educational and personal excellence. We support these future leaders and help facilitate access to necessary educational materials and resources to aid in their success, no matter where they are in the world.

Early Learning Essentials

We are a local 501 (c) (3) not-for-profit organization also known as Mountainland Head Start, Inc. providing high-quality services since 1978. We are a single-purpose entity, meaning our services are uniquely targeted to the early childhood field. We have a long established record of serving children who face barriers to success and their families in Utah, Wasatch and Juab counties in the state of Utah for over 40 years.

Equality Utah

Equality Utah, an IRS 501(c)(4) organization, is the state's largest LGBTQ civil rights organization. Equality Utah leads efforts for LGBTQ civil rights at the state and local levels by: sponsoring LGBTQ legislation and opposing negative bills; lobbying elected officials; building coalitions; and empowering individuals and organizations alike to engage in the legislative process.

Grand Canyon Trust

To safeguard the wonders of the Grand Canyon and the Colorado Plateau, while supporting the rights of its Native peoples.

I.J. & Jeanne Wagner Jewish Community Center

Enriching the life of the Jewish community and the community at large by offering educational, cultural and recreational opportunities in a place where people of all backgrounds, cultures and beliefs gather in peace and understanding.

Joyful Welcome

Joyful welcome is an organization dedicated to supporting the community by supplying essential baby items to newborns and their mothers.  We believe babies born into our community, through local hospitals should begin their new life with something new, warm, and filled with love.  All items are donated and new. We are staffed by wonderful volunteers who give of their time and talents to operate Joyful Welcome.

Loveland Living Planet Aquarium

Loveland Living Planet Aquarium (LLPA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that inspires people to explore, discover, and learn about Earth’s diverse ecosystems. A world-class facility, the Aquarium provides learning opportunities at all levels, interests, and ages. Since opening its new facility in Draper in March 2014, the Aquarium has welcomed over six million visitors and provided more than 650,000 educational experiences to students. Home to more than 4,000 animals representing 650 species, the Aquarium showcases ecosystems from around the planet including kelp forests, coral reefs, the deep ocean, Antarctic waters, Asian cloud forests, South American rain forests, and the waterways of our home state of Utah. Loveland Living Planet Aquarium is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA).

Mosaic Inter-Faith Ministries

MOSAIC Inter-Faith Ministries offers services through a main site at 4392 South 900 East Salt Lake City (Millcreek area) through its Green Waters Health Center, Manna Market, More Blue Sky Employment Center, Troy's Food Pantry, and Winter/Holiday Give-A-Way.  MOSAIC is the gathering space of multiple world religions daily: Baha'i, Buddhist, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (LDS) (Mormon); Hindu, Historical Christian, Humanitarian, Jewish, Muslim, Native American, Natural-Indigenous, Seeking from Multiple Perspectives, Spiritual but not Religious (Independents); Zoroastrian, Humanitarian, and no known faith expression.

New Hope Crisis Center of Box Elder County

New Hope Crisis Center has been serving Box Elder County for 30 years. Our mission is to provide all-inclusive, integrated, victim-centered services to stabilize and support individuals, families, and our community.

Nonprofit Legal Services of Utah

Seeing that Nonprofit Legal Services of Utah is a 501(c)(3) organization, we love nonprofits!   Unfortunately, some organizations veer off track due to the tangled web of laws and regulations governing nonprofits.  Even worse, many people simply give up their dream of starting a nonprofit when they try to tackle the process on their own.  In steps Nonprofit Legal Services of Utah.  We will help you get your organization started on the right foot and running smoothly for a price that is fair and affordable.

Nuzzles & Co.

Our mission is to protect animals, to provide a loving and nurturing place where they can get healthy and learn positive behaviors, and then to find loving homes for each one of them. We also work to educate the community on the humane treatment of animals.

PARC Community Partnership Foundation

PARC, a ServiceSource affiliate proudly provides community employment services through a variety of person-centered programs including the AbilityOne Program, Customized Employment, Community Integration Services and Career Exploration Services. PARC prides itself in providing a program for participants of all abilities.

People’s Health Clinic

People’s Health Clinic is a volunteer-driven, community supported non-profit clinic providing quality, no cost healthcare to uninsured residents of Summit and Wasatch Counties in Utah.

Promise South Salt Lake

Promise South Salt Lake is an initiative of the City of South Salt Lake to provide dynamic, highly specialized community and out-of-school-time programming with academic and prevention focus at 14 neighborhood centers throughout the city. It is our commitment to give all youth in our community the opportunity to succeed in life. Our programs are free, open to all, and emphasize equity, diversity and putting children first.

Rocky Mountain University Foundation

The mission of Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions Foundation is to advance the quality and accessibility of healthcare.

Salt Lake County Fish & Game Association

The Salt Lake Fish and Game Foundation (SLF&GF) is a private non-profit foundation whose primary goal is the preservation and protection of Utah's wildlife and natural renewable resources.  We accomplish this goal by making small grants and donations to like-minded groups and individuals.

Sandbox Theater Company

Sandbox was created as a result of many talented people who worked together on several large-scale productions. Within the group, the rapport is evident, the work-ethic amazing, and the experience and talent level outstanding!

Utah Arts Festival

The mission of the Utah Arts Festival is to promote the arts and enhance the quality of life in Utah through the production of an annual outdoor, multi-disciplinary event in downtown Salt Lake City. We strive to maintain the highest artistic quality in our production and programming, represent excellence among a range of artistic mediums, and promote an appreciation for fine art while encouraging innovation in the field, and supporting non-traditional, contemporary works.

Utah Clean Energy

Utah Clean Energy leads and accelerates the clean energy transformation with vision and expertise. We are committed to creating a future that ensures healthy, thriving communities for all, empowered and sustained by clean energy.

Utah Community Action

Founded in 1965, Utah Community Action is a nationally recognized provider of comprehensive services for income-eligible families. Their six core programs—Head Start, Adult Education, Case Management & Housing, Nutrition, HEAT, and Weatherization—address barriers to self-reliance to empower individuals, strengthen families, and build communities.

Waste Less Solutions

Waste Less Solutions is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit committed to making a significant reduction in food waste in Utah. We educate consumers and food entities on the issue and solutions, and we offer a food diversion program that engages our community to help rescue edible food and get it to those who are food insecure.

Wildlands Network

Wildlands Network is creating a continental movement to protect nature. Through science-based research and innovative policy, we work to prevent biodiversity loss and promote climate change resilience. By collaborating with local partners and people like you, we empower communities across North America to safeguard their wild spaces.

Winter Sports School in Park City

As a public charter school located in Park City, Utah, The Winter Sports School develops students with a passion for learning and excellence, in both academics and winter athletics. There is no better secondary school in the United States—perhaps the world—for student athletes to reach beyond their limits in all aspects of life than The Winter Sports School.