MOSAIC Inter-Faith Ministries is celebrating its 21rst year of faith-based and social ministry with senior in-home assistance, refugee and first generation welcome center and extremely low-income and diverse ministries through its Green Waters Health Center, Manna Market, More Blue Sky Employment Center, Troy's Food Pantry, and Winter/Holiday Give-A-Way.  Mosaic Inter-Faith Ministries serves 1 in every 25 people in Utah.  MOSAIC Inter-Faith Ministries is the gathering space of multiple world religions daily: Baha'i, Buddhist, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (LDS) (Mormon); Hindu, Historical Christian, Humanitarian, Jewish, Muslim, Native American, Natural-Indigenous, Seeking from Multiple Perspectives, Spiritual but not Religious; and no known faith expression.

MOSAIC Inter-Faith Ministries (dba Lutheran Social Service of Utah) has been incorporated since May 1995 --- and today maintains its status as an independent 501-C3 Tax-Deductible Charitable Organization (#47-3255451).  As an Agency, we serve diverse elders, seniors, adults, children and infants.  The majority of the people are originally from Afghanistan, Congo, Croatia, Burma, Bhurundi, El Salvador, Guatemala, Iran, Iraq, Lebanon, Mexico, Myamar, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Syria, Turkey and Thailand. Most are new United States citizens.  All of our programs are contextually grass-roots and education-and-employment-driven.

MOSAIC Inter-Faith Ministries is a member of the Association of Lutheran Development Executives, Enriching Utah Coalition, Salt Lake County Mayor - C​ouncil on Diversity Affairs (CODA-Health); Salt Lake Inter-Faith Round Table and Utah Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster.  MOSAIC Inter-Faith Ministries is also officially listed in the Parliament of World Religions (1893-2015) Directory; and attended the Parliament of World Religions Conference and the First Women's Symposium for the Parliament, in Salt Lake City, UT, October 15-19, 2015 as honored scholarship recipients.

  • Faith-ful, Fun, Fan-tastic Ambassador Board Trustees Needed - 2016-2019 term
  • New educational toys, winter clothing, sports equipment, books, clipboards, educational supplies, household furnishings, canned foods, household cleaning supplies and paper goods.  Need is especially pronounced for our Winter/Holiday Essentials Give-A-Way distributions 2nd week in December where we will serve 1400+ families.
  • Greatest Need: Monies for Enhanced Cash Flow (Checks Preferred).
  • Legacy Need: Donated Building or Capital Campaign donation for purchase of physical location: 4392 South 900 East  SLC, UT.  Goal: $150k downpayment and reservoir for capital improvements.


4392 South 900 East
Salt Lake City, Utah 84124
801-588-0139; 877-388-5778
801-721-2641 (cell:text or call)
801-588-0140 (fax)


All of God's People
Dr. Leslie Whited, CEO
   Administration, In-Home Senior Assistance;
More Blue Sky Employment Center
Zainab Atta, Director
Dorothy Lonnecker, LMT
   Green Waters Women's Health Center
Jose Bonilla, Associate Director (Community Relations)
Lorena Joan Frear, Leslie's Global Gift & Thrift
Dona Holm, ESL/ELL Instructor
Holly Molberg, ESL/ELL Instructor
Tomas Quiroz, Spanish Language Instructor
Heather Rich, Hospitality & Reception
Erasmo Rivera, Manna Market Director
Troy Stritch, Troy's Food Pantry
Manase Yokwe, Elder Gardens & Manna Market
English Language Learning Instructors
(B.A., M.A. Dr.)
Becky, Leslie C., Nutrition
Jose, Music & Mock Interviews
Leslie, Poetry/Song/Exercize & ESL Word Bingo
Tomas, Spanish Learning
Holly, ESL Language Learning
Dona, Summer ESL Language Learning​

Be Soulful!

There is unexpected delight 
when we "shower generosity on others
and, in so doing, we cannot keep it from ourselves."