Women's Giving Fund

Over the last few weeks. members of the Women's Giving Fund voted on line for one of three finalists in the first ever High Impact Grant Award with the winner named last Thursday. Leslie Thatcher has more.

On today's Local News Hour, host Leslie Thatcher speaks to Charlie Sturgis about the complaints over the new Mid-Mountain Trail reroute. The Park City Community Foundation announces that PC Tots is the first recipient of a $30,000 grant from the Women's Giving Fund. Park City Council Member Liza Simpson reviews a number of ongoing projects before the council, including a proposed Housing Commission. Special Events managers talk about the 4th of July activities and Tina Blake with the Summit County Friends of the Library has details on this weekend's Used Book Sale.

On today's Local News Hour, host Leslie Thatcher speaks to Summit County Council member Roger Armstrong talks about the approval of the General Plan Phase 2 after Section 2.3 was rewritten. Emily Summers talks about the opening of Deer Valley's summer season. Katie Wright, Kristen Shaw and Lauren Vitulli from the Park City Community Foundation talk about the finalists and voting procedure for the first Women's Giving Fund grant.

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A year after kicking off a campaign to get 1,000 woman to contribute $1,000, the organizers of the Women's Giving Fund saw a huge turnout in the last month - putting them well over that goal. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

The organizers of the Women's Giving Fund are ready to celebrate after meeting its year-long goal. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

Sundance is a week away, but this Thursday the Park City community gets the chance to see a free documentary "Brave Miss World" at the Santy Auditorium The screening is also set up to help draw attention to Park City's Women's Giving Fund. Rick Brough has more. 

Women's Giving Fund 500 Party

Oct 14, 2013

Originally aired on October 11, 2013.

The Park City foundation and its Womens' Giving Fund project celebrated the "half way there" point to raise a million dollars for Summit County women and children. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Originally aired on July 23, 2013.

A program called the Women's Giving Fund, organized by the Park City Community Foundation, aims to raise a million dollars in a year. And it's made for significant progress since launching in late March. Rick Brough has more.