Stories From Our Community

United Way of Salt Lake works with people in our community that come from unique and diverse backgrounds. See how all of the are coming together to make a difference in our community and LIVE UNITED!

Priscilla and Sarah's Story


Priscilla came to the United States as a refugee from Burma. They didn't speak the same language when the met, but Sarah became a mentor and friend to Priscilla and helped her fulfill her dream of flying.Continue…

How Collective Impact Can Change the Odds: Stephanie's Story


I mentored a teenage girl, Maria, for three years. Like many of the kids at the schools where UWSL works, Maria faced a mountain of barriers to her success. Continue…