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Green River Workers Fund Report

Green River’s service-based businesses and their workers have been drastically impacted during the COVID-19 crisis. And it could not have come at a worse time: right after winter, when Green River sees very few visitors. Many workers are already furloughed during the winter annually, so you can imagine how this seasonal economy has been impacted …

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Serve-In-Place

We have a unique opportunity for four exceptional people with a wide and varied skill set: a chance to live in and serve a small, desert town in Utah. To coordinate with citizens of this rural community in order to lead their best lives. To demonstrate the value of service. To gain one-of-a-kind experience. To …

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River Party 2020

River Party is a fundraiser for Epicenter & float trip through beautiful Desolation Canyon in Utah, June 16-20, 2020. This trip is open to the public and space is limited, so please contact us soon to reserve your spot(s). Groups (including business retreats) are welcome to join. Go here or email Maria for more information.

Canal Commons

The City of Green River, Utah, has a 3.2-acre plot of land located one block south of Main and east of Broadway which they would like to see developed into entry-level housing options. Last month, the City released a Request for Proposals for affordable housing on this property, and Epicenter enthusiastically responded! We’re excited to …

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Thank you, Giving Tuesday donors!

This year for Giving Tuesday we launched our 10 year anniversary fundraiser, House Party! All funds raised for House Party will go towards the development of affordable housing in Green River. Thank you to the 32 donors who donated a total of $8,126.40, our most successful Giving Tuesday yet. Don’t get left out of the …

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Celebrating 10 Years of Epicenter!

For Epicenter’s 10th anniversary, we’re holding a series of events leading up to our biggest project yet: a new housing development in Green River, Utah. We’ve been building towards a project of this scale since our start back in 2009, and we’re nearly there. Join the party!  

AARP Community Challenge

We are very pleased to share that we are one of the 159 awardees of the 2019 AARP Community Challenge Grant program from AARP Livable Communities and AARP Utah! The awardees of this “quick action” grant program come from every state Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Through this grant we will …

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Donate to Epicenter via Amazon

With Amazon Prime Day coming up (July 15-16th), we thought it was a good time to remind you of the few ways you can support Epicenter everytime you shop at Amazon (Unless you’re anti-Amazon! In that case, just support us here.) AmazonSmile (wow, no cost to you!) Log into your regular Amazon account and visit …

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