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Studies try to find why poorer people are more charitable than the wealthy

A 2009 national look at charitable giving by McClatchy Newspapers showed the poor give a higher percentage of their income (4.3 percent) to charity than rich people... Read more »

May 25, 2012

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Fighting homelessness means not battling alone

Homelessness is struggle that keeps many people living on the streets in poverty for years and years. Read more »

May 16, 2012

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Pamela J. Atkinson honored with 2012 Distinguished Utahn award

Touted by friends and associates as "Utah's own Florence Nightingale," a "ray of sunshine to so many" and the "Mother Teresa of Utah," community advocate Pamela J.... Read more »

May 3, 2012

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Feds award $3.4 million boost to Utah health clinics

Dani North always expected to lose all her teeth by age 40. It happened to her mother and she figured it would happen to her. Read more »

May 1, 2012

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Goal of ending chronic homelessness by 2015 'achievable,' advocates say

On Monday, Utah officials announced that the number of chronic homeless people in Utah has dropped 72 percent since 2005. From 2011 and 2012 alone, the number dropped... Read more »

April 30, 2012

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