Rallies & Resources
A list of upcoming rallies and grassroots resources curated by KRCL’s RadioACTive team. Featured events do not imply endorsement. Information adapted from public listings posted by organizers. All times Mountain unless otherwise indicated. 

 

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Community Resources:

  • Call 2-1-1 or visit 211utah.org to connect with housing and utility assistance, food resources, legal aid, and more

  • COVID-19 info line 1-800-456-7707 or visit coronavirus.utah.gov

  • COVID-19 Testing Information

  • Emotional Health Relief Hotline833-442-2211

  • HHS Web-Based Locator for COVID-19 Outpatient Treatment Sites for Monoclonal Antibodies. This page shows locations where monoclonal antibody therapeutics have been delivered, including the facility name and address and which monoclonal antibody therapeutic has been delivered to the site. Only facilities that are open to the general public are listed. The locator does not include facilities that receive the monoclonal antibody therapeutics for outpatient treatment of specific groups, such as for patients in long-term care facilities, skilled nursing facilities, psychiatric facilities, or prisons.

  • SafeUT Crisis Chat and Tip Line, a mobile app for both iPhone and Android. A statewide service that provides real-time crisis intervention to youth through live chat and a confidential tip program – right from your smartphone. For immediate mental health crisis help, please use the chat feature or call 833-372-3388 (833-3SAFEUT). Licensed clinicians in our 24/7 CrisisLine call center respond to all incoming chats and calls by providing supportive or crisis counseling, suicide prevention, and referral services.

  • Salt Lake County Aging Services Cool Zones: Need to get out of the heat? Try one of the public places on this Google map of cool zones throughout the county. It shows you different county buildings -- libraries, recreation centers, government buildings -- where you can get out of the heat if your place is getting too hot.

  • SLC Community Bail Fund, now accepting applications. The fund's two-fold mission is 1) to minimize the incarcerated population of Utah jails by providing cash bail to those who cannot afford the posted amount, and 2) to end all pre-trial detention in Utah, using the Community Bail Fund as a mechanism to expose the community harm caused by cash bail and unnecessary time spent in jail. The Salt Lake Community Bail Fund is operated by Decarcerate Utah. To donate, click here. Contact: slcbailfund@gmail.com.

  • Utah Rent Relief: The Emergency Rental Assistance program can help renters who are unable to pay their rent and utilities due to circumstances related to COVID-19. You can apply here starting March 15, 2021.

    Eligible households have:

    1. Combined household income at or below 80% of area median income 

    2. Someone in the household has qualified for unemployment, or has experienced a reduction in household income, incurred significant costs, or experienced financial hardship due to COVID-19

    3. Household is experiencing housing instability (for example, received a past-due utility or rent notice or eviction notice, or living in unsafe or unhealthy living conditions) due to COVID-19

    4. Applicant resides in the household and is on the lease

  • Utah Warm Line: 801-587-1055. Answered 7 Days a Week, 8a–11p. This line is for Salt Lake County residents who are not in crisis, but seeking support, engagement or encouragement. Certified peer specialists offer support and empower callers to resolve problems by fostering a sense of hope, dignity, and self-respect.

Resources to Confront Racism:

September is the month for festivals. Here's a short list to consider. Remember to check with event hosts for COVID protocols and/or cancellations.

Saturday, September 18:

Thursday, September 23:

  • kNOw Poverty Summit, 10a-4p at Provo City Library at Academy Square, 550 N. University Ave., Provo. $0-$10. Event by Circles Utah Valley. “We encourage Business Leaders and Company Staff, Community Partners, Advocates, and Elected officials to join us to foster connection and collaboration throughout the community. Anyone from the general public may attend!” $10 Luncheon. Various nonprofit and community organizations will host booths. Poverty Simulation.

Saturday, September 25:

  • Walk to End Alzheimer’s, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Rio Tinto Stadium, 9526 S. State St., Sandy. FREE. Event by Alzheimer’s Association: “The Walk to End Alzheimer’s is a free event where all the funds raised help provide care, support and education to families with Alzheimer’s and other dementias, along with funding research to find a cure. Join us at Rio Tinto Stadium for an uplifting and fun event featuring vendor booths, food trucks, and a walk around the stadium to show support.” Please contact Moriah Mason at memason@alz.org for sponsorship or event information.

Saturday, October 30:

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RadioACTive: 9.14.21

Able Fund launches Fish Tank. Emigration Canyon Sustainability Alliance celebration and call to action in defense of our watershed. DWR, Utah Watershed Restoration Initiative reseed in wake of drought and wildfires.

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RadioACTive: September 13, 2021

Utah Nonprofits Association ready to Regroup. Dr. S. Atyia Martin on embedding equity. Joan Trumpauer Mulholland Foundation's Loki Mulholland on The End of Slavery, The Fight for Amendment C, which has been racking up awards, and a virtual 80th birthday party for his Freedom Rider mom.

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#PunkRockFarmerFriday with Aldine, who visits Cress Farm, the home of Solstice Spice. Fresh, homegrown music from Josaleight Pollett. Festa Italiana, Veg Fest and more cultural festivals to enjoy this month!

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