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Big Brothers Big Sisters Receives $33K Grant

Jul 10, 2018
Women's Giving Fund Grant 2018

The Women’s Giving Fund awarded the 2018 high impact grant of $33,000 to Big Brother, Big Sister of Park City.  The foundation started in 2013 raising a $1 million endowment. The money generated is earmarked to support programs that support women and children throughout Summit County. Carolyn Murray has this:

On today’s program, Leslie Thatcher speaks to Assistant Summit County manager Janna Young who discusses the agenda for Wednesday's county council meeting. Park City Planning Director Bruce Erickson has a preview of Wednesday's planning commission meeting. Certified Financial Planner Jon Neilson is this month’s Lunchtime Learning Guest.

Local News Hour - February 09, 2018

Feb 9, 2018

On today’s program, Mayor Andy Beerman, Community Foundation Director Katie Wright and Bright Futures Director Rebeca Gonzalez talk to us from Moab, where they are meeting with representatives from that town's Multicultural Center, as they look at the possibility for doing something similar here in Park City. Summit County Community Development Director Pat Putt previews this month's What's That with Pat? meetup.  U.S. Ski & Snowboard spokesman Tom Kelly checks in from Pyeongchang, South Korea, with an update on Olympics opening ceremony.

Today’s guests include Katie Wright and Tom Raffa representing the Park City Community Foundation, Tatiana Zuñiga from Park City Bridal, and Chef Asi Yoked and Tali Yoked from Reef's Restaurant.

Local News Hour - November 10, 2017

Nov 10, 2017

On today’s program, Leslie Thatcher speaks with Park City Council member and Mayor Elect Andy Beerman who has a recap about last night’s city council  meeting. Park City Community Foundation Director Katie Wright and Board Member Bill Rock have a Live PC Give PC update. Katie Richens Program Manager of the National Ability Center Military Groups and Equine Programs instructor, Alejandra Lara talk about their wounded warriors program offered by the NAC and People's Health Clinic Development Director Aimee Armer has details on the November 14th free diabetes awareness health fair.

Local News Hour - July 5, 2017

Jul 5, 2017

On today’s program, Wasatch County Manager Mike Davis has an update on county business including Mayflower, Affordable Housing and Open Space. Vanessa Di Palma Wright discusses the Kimball Art Center Gala coming up July 13th. Park City Community Foundation Ex. Director Katie Wright and Programs Director Ollie Wilder announce the three finalists of this year's Women's Giving Fund grant and Cole Johnston, Recreation Coordinator, Park City Municipal and Kara Cody, Assistant Director, Utah Community Programs & Govt.

Local News Hour - June 21, 2017

Jun 21, 2017

On today’s program, Todd Hauber and Andrew Caplan discuss Tuesday's school board meeting. Park City Transit Manager Blake Fonnesbeck and Summit County Transportation Director Caroline Rodriguez discuss the launch of the 1stphase of the Electric Xpress from the Kimball to Old Town Transit Center Friday, using Utah's first battery electric mass transit fleet.

Local News Hour - June 5, 2017

Jun 5, 2017

On today’s program, Transit and Transportation update with Alfred Knotts, Caroline Rodriguez. Park City Superintendent of Schools Ember Conley and School Board member Andrew Caplan preview tomorrow’s School Board meeting agenda.

Local News Hour - November 4, 2016

Nov 4, 2016

On today’s Local News Hour, Host Leslie Thatcher speaks with Summit County Community Development Director Pat Putt who has a monthly update about the development projects in the Snyderville Basin. Park City Council member Becca Gerber discusses some of the items on yesterday’s council meeting agenda. about last night's meeting.

On today's program, Leslie Thatcher speaks with State Representative Kraig Powell about legislation he will introduce in the 2016 session. Coalville Mayor Trevor Johnson talks about the future of Coalville's City Park now that the fairgrounds could be moving to Hoytsville. Katie Wright the Director of the Park City Community Foundation introduces the Giving Guide and Park City Lacrosse Team Members have details about how to have your Christmas tree picked up and recycled while supporting local youth.

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