UWV Community Wealth Building Strategies

UWV Community Wealth Building Strategies

The University of Utah plans to build a hospital and campus in West Valley City (WVC) and wants to ensure that its investment has a positive economic and social impact for the residents of West Valley, a majority minority city on the west side of Salt Lake County with...
Huntsman Mental Health Institute

Huntsman Mental Health Institute

The Huntsman Mental Health Institute (HMHI) seeks to quantify the financial and social benefits of mental health care and demonstrate that increased investment in this area will have multiple downstream benefits for society. Across the US, mental health access is...
Child Development Institute

Child Development Institute

The Child Development Institute (CDI) sought guidance and support to develop, analyze, and structure an outcomes-based contract to finance the SNAP 2.0 program expansion. The Sorenson Impact Institute provided technical assistance to CDI on the feasibility study, the...
Research to Results

Research to Results

Faculty and researchers at the University of Utah are developing interventions that have the potential for positive social or environmental impact when translated into a community setting, but many lack the access of capital to make this transition. In collaboration...
Hello Family: Early Childhood Pay for Success Project

Hello Family: Early Childhood Pay for Success Project

The Institute for Child Success (ICS) sought to develop and fund a project to improve birth outcomes and kindergarten readiness, reduce child maltreatment, and enhance family stability outcomes in Spartanburg, South Carolina. The project uses four interventions over...