Christmas gift to help Salt Lake County serve homeless

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“Intermountain Healthcare played Santa Claus on December 23, 2015¬†with a gift of $500,000 to Salt Lake County’s efforts to help the homeless.


A prime reason Intermountain made the gift, said Mikelle Moore, community benefit vice president, is the initiative adopted recently by Salt Lake City and Salt Lake County known as “collective impact,” which aims to minimize homelessness.

The approach works with providers and stakeholders to set a common agenda and measure individual outcomes for continuous improvement of homeless services.”

Read more by Christopher Smart at The Salt Lake Tribune.