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Love UT Give Tuesday

Love Utah, Give Tuesday is the best time of year to support your local non-profits! On Tuesday, November 27, 2018, our community will come together for 24 hours of unprecedented giving to support the amazing work we do through #GivingTuesday. As one of the largest non-profits in Utah, our mission…

Holiday Coat Drive

We are collecting new and gently used adult men and women clothing for those experiencing homelessness this Christmas. Every one should have a gift to open on Christmas and you can make that possible by purchasing and donating warm winter clothing. Sign-up today by emailing

Gift of the Drummer

Help us ensure every child receives a new coat and educational toy this holiday season! Sign up today to be assigned a homeless or refugee child or family by emailing !      

Backpack Bonanza!

Thank you to everyone who donated, volunteered, and supported Backpack Bonanza! We gave out over 3,000 backpacks with school supplies to children in need.  Every child deserves to go to school with the tools needed to be successful; YOU can made that a reality!        

Refugee Foster Care Orientation

Sign up for our Refugee Foster Care Orientation. Learn More

Empty Bowls

Thank you to everyone who attended #EmptyBowls on Friday night! You helped us raise a whopping $14,026.81 which will provide 15,400 meals to those experiencing #homelessness and #hunger at our St. Vincent de Paul Dining Hall. If you were unable to make it to the event, bowls are still for…

Refugees Need Your Help

Refugees Need Your Help As details and rulings continue to develop surrounding the entrance of refugee and immigrants in our country continues, the number of refugees admitted to our state has dropped dramatically. As a country founded by those searching for religious freedom, this is a blow to our national…

Future Leaders Board

We are excited to announce the creation of a CCS Future Leader's Board! If you are a young professional and interested in solutions for the social issues in our community, we have a wonderful new opportunity for you! Email to get started! #FutureLeaders #HomelessServices #RefugeeResettlement #Immigration  

Thank You!

Your donations and volunteerism during the holidays enabled us to ensure that every family had a happy holiday season by providing 1,500 homeless, low-income, and refugee families with gifts of warm clothes and educational toys through our Gift of the Drummer program and 2,644 holiday meals to those in need…

Employee Spotlight

Congratulations to our Employee Spotlights: Robert (Bob) Jackson and Nora Perkins!  Robert (Bob) Jackson: Prior to working for CCS at the Weigand Homeless Resource Center, Bob spent 41 years as an educator and administrator at both the high school and college levels. While he truly enjoyed those many years, his…