YWCA Utah http://kuer.org en Renewed Plea Made for Tax Check-Off Donations to Pamela Atkinson Homeless Trust Fund http://kuer.org/post/renewed-plea-made-tax-check-donations-pamela-atkinson-homeless-trust-fund <p>Governor Gary Herbert says he hopes Utahns will increase their donations to the Pamela Atkinson Homeless Trust Fund when filing their Utah State Tax return. He spoke at an event promoting the fund Thursday at the YWCA Center for Families. He says a 50 percent increase from 2 dollars to 3 is not too much to ask in a state that leads the nation in charity and volunteerism.</p><p>Pamela Atkinson talked about a young family she met Wednesday night at the St. Vincent DePaul Soap Kitchen.&nbsp; She says, despite their struggles, she could clearly see they had already accomplished a lot.</p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 21:48:51 +0000 Bob Nelson 41799 at http://kuer.org Renewed Plea Made for Tax Check-Off Donations to Pamela Atkinson Homeless Trust Fund