NEWS/EVENTS/MEETINGS/PHOTOS

SAVE THIS DATE FOR OUR NEXT MEETING

Date: Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Speaker: TBD

Time: 5:30pm

Place: Sunbrook Event Center (the building with the red circle around it in the map).

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Formal invitations will follow closer to the date.

NEWSLETTERS

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THREE CORNERS IN THE NEWS!

Please support all the local media that have graciously and freely supported our efforts.

St. George Women’s Magazine – Spring 2017

Thanks to the magazine and Teri Koenig for writing an article about the giving circle and our 2017 grants. The article is also online.

Southern Utah Neighbors Magazine – April 2016

Thanks to Gayle Bray for writing an article about the giving circle for the Southern Utah Neighbors magazine’s April 2016 issue. And, thanks to Barbara Lefler, the magazine’s Content Coordinator for getting it printed!

The Spectrum Newspaper – April 3, 2016

Lisa Larson wrote an article that was placed on the front page of the Life section in print with 2 photos of our 2016 grantees. It’s also online.

St. George News Online – March 12, 2016

Once again, St. George News comes through with another article to publicize our grants. Thank you!

St. George Health and Wellness Magazine – March 3, 2016

Thanks again for another article about our grants!

St. George Health and Wellness Magazine – May/June 2015

We’re in the May/June issue of the magazine. See page 100! A big thank you to our member Gayle Bray for making this happen and to Alesha Sevy Kelley, the Editor. By the way, Alesha also donated her time to create our giving circle logo.

St. George News Online – March 31, 2015

St. George News has been kind to us again. Check out their latest article about our 2015 grants.

View on Southern Utah Magazine – March 15, 2015

More press! Check out page 10-11 of the March/April issue of View on Southern Utah Magazine: http://issuu.com/viewonmesquite/docs/vosu_march_april_2015_web

At the same time, see pages 32-33 for the article “Girls Go Digital” featuring one of our members Erin O’Brien!

The Spectrum Newspaper – 8/2/14

We were not only in the online edition of The Spectrum, but also in the print edition on 8/2/14 where we were featured on the front page of the Life section with a picture and article: http://www.thespectrum.com/story/life/2014/08/01/giving-circle-seeks-help-women-girls/13494623/ (no longer available, sorry!)

St. George News – 7/28/14

The St. George News included a feature about our grants: http://www.stgeorgeutah.com/news/archive/announcements/grants-offered-local-nonprofits/#.U9cEZo1dWwl

And The Independent also publicized our grants.

Elan Magazine Article – 3/6/14

THANK YOU to Elan Magazine and Kim Konikow for their article in the March/April arts edition of Elan Magazine. Read the article.

 Article from The Spectrum Newspaper – February 10, 2014

Written by Linda Watt, one of our members. Read it here.

CG Nonprofit Solutions November 2013 newsletter mentions Three Corners Women’s Giving Circle!

CG Nonprofit Solutions November Newsletter

June, 2013

Listen to our Public News Service Interview!

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 PHOTOS (see more on our Facebook page)

GIVING CIRCLE MEETING – APRIL 14, 2016

Our speaker was Alex Eaton, Executive Director of the Community Foundation of Utah. Once again Alyssa Phillips and Kai Demedicis volunteered their time to take photos during the meeting. We had a drawing for a fabulous European Facial donated by Mary Ronnow of The Skin Institute. See many more pictures on our Facebook page.

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(L to R) Myrna Pettengill, Barbara Pringle, Alex Eaton

GIVING CIRCLE MEETING – MAY 14, 2015

The theme of our meeting was “The importance of women and girls’ engagement in dance and sports”. Our speakers are pictured below. Alyssa Phillips and her son Kai DeMedicis volunteered their time to take photos during the meeting. More fun pictures are on our Facebook page.

Speakers May 2015

(L to R) Becky Reed, Director of Dance, Pine View H.S., Summer Belnap Roberston, Founder and Director, St. George Dance Company, Robyn Felder, Head Coach, Women’s Volleyball at Dixie State University, Melissa Miller, Executive Director, Girls on the Run Southern UtahFor more pictures from the event see our Facebook page.

THANKS TO AND FROM BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS, SEPT 4, 2014

We had a very enjoyable and informative presentation from Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah on September 4th, 2014. Thanks to all who brought food and drink, especially the cupcakes which contributed to Dorothy Engleman’s birthday celebration!

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 OUR NOVEMBER 5, 2014 MEETING

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Smiling attendees!

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Lil Barron (R) from Habitat for Humanity, and Patty (L). Patty will be the recipient of the house that will be built in 2014 during the Habitat Women’s Build.

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Jillene Lander from the Alliance League of Southern Utah explaining the work they do in the community, especially Operation School Bell.

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Traci Fitzgerald (substituting for Kelle Stephens) from Dixie Applied Technology College explaining some statistics about their students, and the plans for the future of the college.

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Jocelyn Crowther from Dixie Applied Technology College describing the challenges that some students face to get an education at the college.

REFERENCE MATERIAL AND RESOURCES

RESEARCH BRIEFS FROM UTAH VALLEY UNIVERSITY

The Utah Women and Leadership Project at UVU has research briefs and resources about women in Utah. All information can be accessed from here: http://www.uvu.edu/uwlp/

THE LILY FAMILY SCHOOL OF PHILANTHROPY AT INDIANA UNIVERSITY

This school does research into philanthropy and has several projects examining how and why men and women approach philanthropy:

Women Give

Gender and Giving

INSIDE PHILANTHROPY

On a national level, Inside Philanthropy has a section devoted to women and girls: http://www.insidephilanthropy.com/girls-women-grants-funding/

 THE UNITED STATE OF WOMEN

This movement/website focuses on 6 key topics related to women and girls. These topics meld nicely with the mission of the Three Corners Women’s Giving Circle and you can read more about them on their website:

  1. Economic Empowerment
  2. Health and Wellness
  3. Educational Opportunity
  4. Violence Against Women
  5. Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  6. Leadership and Civic Engagement