The art of trapeze
The Utah Flying Trapeze company is a group of eight trapeze enthusiasts who've opened a flying trapeze school at the south end of Pioneer Park (300 South & 300 West). The group has traveled all over the nation to practice trapeze, and are now offering multiple daily classes and $5 test flights at the Downtown Farmers Market.
Raising money for memorial to little-known chapter of Utah history
In 1849, Union Fort was built in what's now Midvale to guard residents against perceived threats from local Native Americans. Jehu and Sarah Cox donated their farm for the building of the fort, which was never completed or used.
Informative tours of the city on wheels
James Miska has been biking in Salt Lake City for more than 11 years. Now, he’s combined his love of bikes and his knowledge of the city to start Salt Lake Bicycle Tours: informative tours of the city taken entirely on a bike.
Alexx Goeller returned home to Cottonwood Heights in May after working in Senegal for two years with the Peace Corps, focusing on economic development.
Raising awareness about dyslexia support
After Phoebe Beacham’s 7-year-old son was diagnosed with dyslexia in 2013, she was shocked by the lack of resources available to help him.