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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Nov. 1-23: Veteran Coat and Sock Drive, 8 a.m. at Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park and Mortuary, 3401 S. Highland Dr., SLC. Event by Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park and Mortuary: “They kept us safe…let’s keep them warm! Please drop off new or gently used coats and new socks of all sizes to our office until November 23, 2021. All donations will go to the Utah Veteran’s Association.”

Wednesday, November 24:

  • Thanksgiving Meal Drive-Up Giveaway, 10a-3:30p at Smiths Ballpark Parking Lot, 77 W. 1300 S., SLC. If you know a person or family who needs help having a happy Thanksgiving please let them know about Crossroads Urban Center's Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway. Each family will receive a turkey and three sides, with support from Harmon's. At approximately 1:00 p .m., there will also be a press conference, It is time to eliminate the sales tax on food, with the Coalition of Religious Communities and other faith and community organizations.

Thursday, November 25:

Saturday, November 27: Shop Small Biz Saturday!

  • Saturday Stretch-a-Record Workshop at Clever Octopus, 1-5 p.m. at 2250 S. West Temple, SoSLC. RadioACTive's Lara Jones teams up with Jen Lopez of Clever Octopus to stretch and repurpose vinyl records into something new. Use them as bowls or a natural sound amplifier -- no electricity or blue tooth required! While you can sign up for a designated spot in this workshop, you can also drop in and wait your turn. Or just buy a stretched record from Clever Octopus' Reuse Shop. Click here to sign up for the workshop. Proceeds support two kick-ass nonprofits!

Tues-Wed, Nov. 30- Dec. 1:

  • Giving Tuesday 2021 for Camp Hobéonline event. Donate here. Event by Camp Hobé. “Camp Hobé offers psychosocial support programs for kids being treated for cancer (or similarly-treated disorders) and their families, through summer camps and family outings. Our mission is to create an atmosphere that enhances self-esteem, fosters independence and friendships, and offers a sense of belonging. We offer in-person and virtual camp programs each summer, and 2-4 family activities throughout the year.”

Wednesday, December 1:

Saturday, December 4:

  • Holiday Used Book Sale, 10a-6p at The Main Library, 210 E. 400 S., SLCFREE. Event by The Friends of The City Library. “We’ll make gifting easy with prices so low you can spoil everyone on your list, and even pick up a little something for yourself. You’ll find gift-quality books, DVDs, along with children’s items, crafting guides, cookbooks, and more!”

  • Nuzzles & Co. Final Pop-up Pet Pantry, 12:00-4:00 p.m. at 8055 W. 3500 S., Magna. "Stop by for the last Pop-Up Pet Pantry of 2021! We'll have lots of resources for community cat caretakers, cat food, and dog food for free."

Monday, December 6:

  • Operation Chimney Drop, donations due. Event by Utah Community Action: "Every year, with the help of donors and volunteers, we provide winter clothing and holiday gifts to children 0-18 and homebound seniors from all six UCA programs." New items requested: One coat, boots, gloves/hats and two toys, OR one complete outfit, plus two toys. For more details, email kristine.hanks@utahca.org.

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Tuesday, February 8:

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