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  • The Community Foundation of Utah Receives $10,000 Grant from the Daniels Fund to Advance Social Enterprise in Utah
    by kcsg.com news
    Published - 07/02/13 - 09:37 AM | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend | print
    (SALT LAKE CITY, Utah) - The Community Foundation of Utah announced today that it has received a $10,000 Daniels Fund grant to support the Utah Social Enterprise Collaborative.

    The Utah Social Enterprise Collaborative is a growing network of 202 nonprofit organizations, social purpose businesses, grant makers, lenders and investors, educators, corporations, and individuals dedicated building and supporting social enterprise in Utah.

    “The Social Enterprise Collaborative was formed to find sustainable and innovative solutions to the social and economic challenges facing Utah. This grant will help the Community Foundation of Utah foster enterprises that increase employment for Utahns with life challenges, reduce the dependence of nonprofits on annual giving, and provide a social and economic return on investment”, said Fraser Nelson, Executive Director.

    Bill Daniels, a pioneer in cable television known for his kindness and generosity to those in need, established the Daniels Fund to provide grants and scholarships in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming. For more information, please visit www.danielsfund.org.

    The Community Foundation of Utah is a catalyst for philanthropy that is innovative, inclusive and sustainable. For more information about the Foundation go to www.utahcf.org

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