#LightTheWorld - 2018 Giving Machines
The Utah Refugee Connection was selected as a recipient charity of the Giving Machines at Temple Square. The machines opened on November 28th and will remain open through the Christmas season. As you participate in holiday activities or shopping downtown, stop by to support The Utah Refugee Connection by purchasing an item for a refugee who is rebuilding their life in Utah. The Giving Machines are located in the lobby of the Joseph Smith Memorial building.
Date:Ends December 31st
Time:7:00am - 9pm
Location:15 E S Temple
Salt Lake City,
Perfect for workplaces, schools, neighborhoods, or anyone who wants to make an impact. Pick out a kit from our 'Give' page and organize efforts to get the items donated, assembled, and firstname.lastname@example.org Learn More
Eagle Scout Project
We love working with Eagle Scout candidates. To start a project, please review and print the PDF below and then call 385-831-0648 with any questions.
Granite School District’s preschools are looking for volunteers. These "classroom helpers" assist teachers and help engage the littlest learners to prepare them for kindergarten. Enjoy opportunities to read, practice skills, and play.
Know Your Neighbor
Mentor with the Know Your Neighbor program run by the SLC Mayor’s office. There are three different opportunities within this program: family mentoring, skills share, and program volunteers.Learn More
Catholic Community Services Youth Mentoring Program
Assist refugee youth in the Salt Lake Valley and Ogden areas by helping them form lasting friendships with caring, positive adult role models who help them adjust to their new lives and learn about the community.
Tutoring at the Tumaini Welcome & Transition Center
Granite School District's Tumaini Welcome and Transition Center helps newcomer students successfully transition into their new schools. Participants receive an intensive two-week instructional program focusing on academic and social skills in English. The curriculum includes: oral language, school culture, literacy, numeracy, computers, and collaborative learning.Mloveemail@example.com Apply
Tutor Refugee Kids
Many refugee children need help catching up in school.
New Ways to Get Involved
Check back periodically. These opportunities will change according to needs in the local refugee community. If you are a refugee provider and are interested in adding an opportunity, email us at the address firstname.lastname@example.org
Refugee Unaccompanied Minor Foster Care Breakfast/Orientation
Join CCS as they introduce you to refugee foster children and the opportunity to have them in your homes.Download Printable List
Call our coordinator 801-871-5903