SALT LAKE CITY–Mountain America Credit Union said it will be renewing its “Pass it Along” partnership with the NBA’s Utah Jazz during the 2019-20 season.
“Pass it Along” encourages fans to nominate local charities that are making a difference in the community.
From November 2019 through March 2020, one monthly winner will receive $5,000, with a total of $25,000 donated to five deserving organizations throughout Utah, the credit union said. Since 2013, Mountain America has donated more than $150,000 to local charitable organizations through the “Pass it Along” program. Recipients from the 2018-2019 Utah Jazz season include Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah, Operation Underground Railroad, Continue Mission, A New Dawn, and Children’s Service Society of Utah.
“Mountain America is pleased to continue our support of local charities through the ‘Pass it Along’ program,” said Sterling Nielsen, president and chief executive officer at Mountain America Credit Union, in a statement. “We encourage fans to nominate charitable organizations that are making a significant impact in their community.”