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De-mystifing the Controversial Subject of Charity Overhead

10 December 2015

Take a read through this great article by Bruce DeBoskey on the myth of non-profit overhead, and the challenges of focusing the general public on gauging charities by their outcomes and not their overhead.

http://www.pgdc.com/pgdc/finally-busting-charity-overhead-myth#.Vmnab6f4PZU.email

 

2017 AFP Utah Board of Directors

20 August 2015

AFP Utah is pleased to announce our FY 2017 Board of Directors. We jumped into our new fiscal year with an all-day retreat in early September to discuss the fantastic programs we will be offering during the 2017 year, as well as the initial planning for our upcoming 2017 Fundamentals of Fundraising event. It was a fun and productive meeting, and we are excited to serve our members and promote the high standards of fund raising service Utah deserves!

USFR Organization Spotlight: HawkWatch International

07 July 2015

HawkWatch International works to protect hawks, eagles, owls and other birds of prey through scientific research, long-term monitoring, and public education. Increase your raptor knowledge and identification skills by attending one of our free community education programs, or take part in raptor conservation by volunteering for one of our citizen science projects and participating in field biology. Browse our community calendar and learn more about volunteer opportunities at www.hawkwatch.org. Follow us for the latest in raptor news and stunning raptor photography on Facebook at /Hawkwatch, Instagram @floatingfeather, or Twitter @hawkwatchint.

The Eide Bailly Resourcefullness Award 2015

24 June 2015

Submissions are now open for the $10,000 Eide Bailly Resourcefullness Award, recognizing creative and sustainable revenue initiatives. Learn more on the award website.

USFR Annual Report

23 June 2015

2015.06 USFR Annual Report 2015 FINALOur Annual Report (formerly our bi-annual Newsletter) for fiscal year 2014-2015 is now available. Take a read!

A big thanks to all of our USFR members and event sponsors for a successful year!

 

USFR Organization Spotlight: Four Corners School

27 May 2015

Four Corners School of Outdoor Education was founded in 1984 with a mission to create lifelong learning experiences about the natural and cultural treasures of the Colorado Plateau for people of all ages and backgrounds through conservation, adventure, service, and education programs.

Located in Monticello, Utah, Four Corners School of Outdoor Education offers exciting programs, field trips, and tours. In November 2015, the organization will be opening their Canyon Country Discovery Center campus, a portal to place-based learning about the Colorado Plateau with a new type of exhibits known as learning stations, trails, programs, and much more.