6 06, 2019

Pamela Atkinson: A Utah Community Builder

By |2019-07-02T11:41:31-07:00June 6th, 2019|Blog, News & Press, Policy, Utah Community Builders|0 Comments

Pamela Atkinson is best known for her tireless work as an advocate for the homeless, refugees and low-income families in our state. So much so, that Governor Gary Herbert has called her “the Mother Teresa of Utah.” Born to a single mother in a slum area of London, Atkinson learned the value of working hard [...]

25 04, 2019

New Utah Community Builder Award Announced

By |2019-04-25T10:26:25-07:00April 25th, 2019|Blog, Events, News & Press, Policy|0 Comments

Pamela Atkinson, long-time advocate for homeless and refugees, named inaugural recipient SALT LAKE CITY, UT (April 25, 2019) — Today the Salt Lake Chamber announced a new award that honors exceptional community leaders. Named after the former president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber, the Lane Beattie Utah Community Builder Award recognizes an outstanding [...]

28 01, 2019

Giving of Ourselves when the ‘Season of Giving’ is Over

By |2019-01-28T19:40:20-07:00January 28th, 2019|Prosperity Project|0 Comments

As February draws near, the holiday season is long in the rearview of our mind. The season of giving is gone, the New Year resolution has likely lost its luster and it's full steam ahead for 2019. Our hearts which grew a little larger, as we counted our blessings, reflected on what we were thankful [...]

9 01, 2019

CEO Success Stories: Pamela Atkinson

By |2019-01-09T15:44:19-07:00January 9th, 2019|Blog, CEO Success Stories, Podcast, Policy|0 Comments

In the latest episode of the Salt Lake Chamber podcast "CEO Success Stories," Derek Miller, president and CEO of the Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown Alliance, sits down with community advocate Pamela Atkinson, to hear about her leadership philosophy, best practices, how people can continue to give back year-round and more. If you have ideas [...]

11 04, 2017

2017 American Dream Award Feature: Pamela Atkinson

By |2017-04-11T15:05:14-07:00April 11th, 2017|Blog, Events|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber and United Way of Salt Lake as we recognize the incredible contributions immigrants make every day in Utah at the American Dream Awards Luncheon. This new award program helps remind us about the positive impact of immigrants and how they have helped shape Utah's history since the Mormon Pioneers entered the [...]