Pamela Atkinson

Annual Christmas dinner warms hearts of homeless, volunteers

Hundreds lined up long before the doors opened. For some, it'd be the best meal they get all year, and for others, it would be one of the most memorable. Read more »

Dec. 25, 2012


Vigil honors 52 homeless Utahns who died in 2012

The candlelight vigil conducted Thursday night in Pioneer Park to remember homeless men and women who died during 2012 was only about a half-hour long. Read more »

Dec. 20, 2012


Homeless advocate Pamela Atkinson to receive FBI community service award

Longtime community advocate Pamela J. Atkinson has been named as the Utah recipient of the FBI Director's Community Leadership Award. Read more »

Nov. 26, 2012


Homeless meters help to raise funds

For a year and a half, a dozen revamped parking meters painted red and scattered around downtown Salt Lake City have made it possible for people to make small... Read more »

Nov. 23, 2012


'Real change' meters raise funds for homeless services, increase awareness

Money collected from Salt Lake's distinctive red meters — more than $16,500 this past year — will be split among homeless service providers such as the 4th... Read more »

Nov. 16, 2012


Lunch lady shares her service and compassion for more than 50 years

Florence Holtshouser, 89, has been a Catholic Community Services volunteer for 50 years. On Wednesday night, CCS will recognize her five decades of service during its... Read more »

Nov. 4, 2012


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