Southern Utah Community Impact Summit

Apr 04, 2017 8:00 am - 5:30 pm

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April 4th will be DEDICATED to collaboration as the Utah Nonprofits Association, City of St. George Mayor Jon Pike, Sen. Orrin G. Hatch Professional Staff Member Dianne Browning, Dixie State University, legislators and nonprofit organizations across the state join together for the Southern Utah Community Impact Summit! The summit will include educational programs, networking, keynote speaker, a panel discussion, Community Impact Challenge and Exposition including presentations from the 2016 Challenge award winners, and Community Impact Awards Ceremony.

The Southern Utah Community Impact Summit will highlight best practices and ignite and inspire Southern Utah to seek out strategic partnerships through the Community Impact Challenge Awards! Recognition will be given in 2 categories; Existing Collaborations ($1,000 prize) and New Collaborations, ($2,500 prize).
pdf2017 Community Impact Challenge Finalists

Summit Agenda

7:30 - 7:45      Check In/Continental Breakfast
8:00 - 8:10      Dawn McLain: Welcome
8:10 – 8:30     Mayor Jon Pike: City of St. George Proclamation: Utah Nonprofits Day
8:30 – 8:50     Michael Gburski: The State of Utah Nonprofits
8: 50 – 10:00  Dianne Browning: Get Heard. Seek Common Ground. Strengthen Partnerships. Forge Solutions.
10:00 – 10:15 Break
10:15 – 11:15 Kate Rubalcava: Panel Discussion: Partnerships and Community Solutions
11:15 – 11:45 Carol Golichnik: 2016 Challenge Awardees Impact Reporting
11:45 – 12:45 Networking Luncheon; Mike DeMille & Linda Baker: Southern Utah Resources & Sharing
12:45 – 1:00   Break
1:00 – 2:45     2017 Community Impact Challenge Finalists Presentations
2:45 – 3:00     Break
3:00 – 3:45     Nancy Hauck: University and Nonprofit Organization Partnerships
3:45 – 4:45    Janeal Ford: How to Design a Collaborative Program
4:45 – 5:00     Break
5:00 – 5:30     Community Impact Awards Ceremony

pdfPresentation Descriptons

Southern Utah Committee

docx2017 Sponsorship Package

Cost: Day of Registration is $75.00 for all.
*The Community Impact Awards Presentation will be free and open to the community, (check in 4:30), please RSVP by April 1, 2017 to Dawn McLain at

Together we can make our vision of a strong and vibrant community a reality.

Together, we are stronger, have more impact, and can make big things happen throughout Utah.

We invite you to get involved today.

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Contact Email:
Contact Name:
Dawn McLain
Utah Nonprofits Association
Price Info:
Members $50; Non-Members $75