Media, public invited to participate in third annual Utah Unclaimed  Property Webathon to help reunite lost money with rightful  owners, support local charities  

What: The Utah Unclaimed Property Division of the Office of State Treasurer is hosting its third  annual webathon to raise awareness of unclaimed property and Utah charities, as well as  encourage Utahns to find and claim their lost money online. The theme of this year’s  webathon is “charity.” 

The six-hour event will take place online at, as well as on  Facebook and YouTube. During the event, the division will post live statistics and  information about unclaimed property. Several guests, including representatives of local  charities, will join the online conversation to share their unclaimed property experiences. 

Before and during the event, Utahns are encouraged to share information about unclaimed  property on social media and invite their friends and family to find and claim their lost  money on Those who tag three friends in a comment on an unclaimed  property post about the webathon and will be entered into a drawing to win an Amazon  gift card. 

During the 2021 webathon, more than $1.9 million in lost money was claimed. That  exceeds the $1.4 million claimed during the 2020 webathon.  

Unclaimed property staff will be online during the event and ready to process the claims  submitted through They are also prepared to answer questions and  concerns by email and through the chat function on  

When: Wednesday, November 16, 2022 

11 a.m. – 5 p.m. 

Where: Webathon Website: 


YouTube: Utah Office of State Treasurer YouTube Why: One in five Utahns has lost money. Each year, the division reunites tens of millions of  dollars of property with rightful owners, including $30.6 million in FY 2022. Last year,  the division received 503,648 unclaimed properties totaling $66.7 million.