Before Greg Nuckolls and James Badham founded Western States Aerial Search, drones were just a hobby. Over the years, however, the two men have honed their skills and put their unique perspectives to work as they use the technology. Now, their drone hobby has turned into much more as they have found meaning in helping others by doing detailed aerial searches for missing … [Read more...] about Western States Aerial Search: Helping Families of Missing Loved Ones Find Closure
On any given day, there could be 20+ children at a Christmas Box house—an emergency shelter for kids who need it the most. These children may be experiencing abuse or neglect, or they may even be entangled in human trafficking or facing homelessness. When the worst happens, they need a place to stay, often last minute, often in the middle of the night. A Christmas Box house is … [Read more...] about Christmas Box International: Keeping Children Safe During Vulnerable Times
What started out as a pinky swear at a Starbucks has now turned into a place that provides hope to those who would have nowhere else to go. The Hope Clinic provides free healthcare and medical treatment to anyone who can't afford to pay. Seeing a Need When they were in medical school, Jane Powers and Monsoor Emam started working at an emergency room. After a while, … [Read more...] about The Hope Clinic: Providing Free Healthcare to Those in Need
It’s amazing what can happen in a few short years, especially when a group of determined women comes together. For example, in a few short years, the Utah Professional Women in Building (PWB) started a women’s construction group in Utah, pulled together donations and skilled volunteer hours to completely build a house all by women, entered the house in the Utah Valley Parade … [Read more...] about All-Female Construction Team Unites to Build First House of Its Kind in U.S.
It is so important to focus on a child's shared life experience. But what do you do when caregivers need a stronger starting point? Adam Nugent and Kate Strong are joined by Rebecca Dutson, president and CEO, and Joni Clark, director of development, from The Children's Center Of Utah. They provide comprehensive mental health care for young children and their families. Now, more … [Read more...] about Episode 54: A Healing Journey with The Children’s Center of Utah