Monthly Archives: December 2016

Good advice for the holiday season

Authored by: Chris Bereshnyi, Licensed Clinical Social Worker at Salt Lake County Youth Services The holidays can be a time of joy, whether it’s visiting with family and friends, or enjoying the lights downtown. However, they can also be very … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays through Community Support

Authored by: Maria Drummond, Recreational Therapist at Salt Lake County Youth Services Here at Youth Services,  during the holiday season especially, we are privileged to witness the great generosity of community members, corporations engaging in service, and nonprofit partners reaching … Continue reading

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Winter Break Snow-a-thon

Authored by: by Jessica Olmos, Youth Leader at South Kearns Elementary Afterschool Program It’s just a universal truth that all kids love snow, even kids who live in warm climates and have never seen real snow.  When that first snowfall … Continue reading

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We are grateful to have wonderful volunteers

Authored by: Heather Sears, Christmas Box International Outreach Representative The Christmas Box International has some wonderful ongoing volunteers and interns doing great work this year at The Salt Lake Christmas Box House and we are very pleased to recognize them: … Continue reading

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The true meaning of the power of giving

Authored by: Gina Percival, Public Relations Coordinator at Salt Lake County Youth Services Happiness is like a butterfly which, when pursued, is always beyond our grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you. Nathaniel Hawthorne … Continue reading

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Affordable Family Fun for the Holiday Season

Authored by: By Charity Williams, Community Outreach Coordinator for Magna United As a single mom, I struggled with finding affordable activities for our family to participate in much like every family. My biggest problem was, I have two kids with … Continue reading

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