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The United Way of Utah County is looking for volunteers to help sort gifts for their annual Sub for Santa program at their warehouse at 815 South Freedom Blvd. in Provo during the holiday season.  Each 2 hour shift can have up to six volunteers.  Since the shifts are during work hours, please clear it with your manager! This would be a great small team project.  For […]

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Come work off your election day stress and help us with our first ever Preservation Team Project! We are looking for 10-20 employees (or a department or division) to help us clean up an unruly trail off of Carterville Road in South Orem on Wednesday, November 4th, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. All tools, […]

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New Preservation Team Program Provides Service Opportunities for Employees With the popularity of the yearly Day of Caring projects and to better meet challenges in our community, the City has created a new Preservation Team Program that will give employees the opportunity to serve throughout the year without having to use accumulated leave. As part […]

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Want to find out how you can help children, youth, and even adults in your life become more resilient? Join our EveryDay Stronger series for September!    The EveryDay Stronger Series gives employees the opportunity to learn more about the EveryDay Strong Initiative’s resiliency framework and be part of a facilitated discussion with their peers.  Each […]

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    Big thanks to our current donors! To add your name to the list, visit here. Annette Adams Amy Addington Grant Allen Paul Ashton Tamara Beardall Debbie Boone Sheron Buttars Brenn Bybee Ryan Clark Charlene Crozier Julia Davis Steven Downs Robert Giles Suzanne Hodson Jennica Jones Debra Lauret Janet Low Kena Mathews Aleda Moeller […]

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Orem’s Employee Giving Campaign is here and we need your help!    For more information on the campaign, check out the infographic below. 0

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You’re invited to join us for a presentation by the United Way of Utah County Staff and our very own, Brenn Bybee, about Orem’s Employee Giving Campaign. Come find out how a small monthly donation can make a big difference in our community!  Presentation on Orem’s Employee Giving Campaign   Monday, August 17, 2020  10:00 a.m.  […]

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To borrow a phrase from the great American poet Walt Whitman, City of Orem employees contain multitudes. While they are obviously the city’s expert in their given professional field, each employee has a hidden area of expertise. This is an on-going series on Walter where our hidden experts enlighten their fellow employees in their area […]

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ChildMind.Org has provided helpful tips on how parents can help children process what their seeing and managing their feelings during these challenging times. A few guidelines they suggest include: Validating their feelings Don’t avoid talking about it Be clear, direct, and factual Encourage questions – and don’t worry if you can’t answer them Read the […]

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Wasatch Mental Health therapist Iesha Bailey offers tips to help with feelings of isolation and impatience associated with raising kids during this stressful time, including: Scheduling connection Scheduling privacy Practicing self regulation And Being OK with not Being OK   Check out the article here.     0

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