Gifts from individuals and businesses directly impact the communities of our state by helping us understand and expand the Wyoming narrative.
Wyoming Humanities, a 501(c)3 nonprofit, champions the humanities in Wyoming in order to “take a closer look” at the issues that make us human. Your support will help promote a Wyoming that uses the humanities to take a closer look at the past, present, and future of our state and nation. Your tax-deductible gift ensures we continue to serve Wyomingites in all corners of the state with our programs and grants.
Your donation to Wyoming Humanities supports humanities programming throughout the state of Wyoming.
To allow for individuals to give what they can, we have created different donation levels.
If you donate $120 or more, you will receive a subscription to the National Endowment for the Humanities magazine, Humanities.
A donation of $1,200 or more
A donation of $300 - $599
A donation of $60 - $119
A donation of $600 - $1,199
A donation of $120 - $299
Cultural CARES Grants that provide operating expense and salary support to humanities and cultural nonprofit organizations in Teton County
Expansion Grants, Cross-Pollination Grants and Spark Grants - These grants help our cultural sector put on events and develop humanities-based projects that serve our community. Grant recipients include:
There are some other ways to donate and give your support for the humanities in Wyoming.
Employer Matched Gifts
If your employer has a matching gift program, you can double the impact of your support for Wyoming Humanities. Contact your employer’s human resource office to find out whether your company matches employee donations; if they do, complete your company’s matching form and send it to: Wyoming Humanities, 1315 E. Lewis St., Laramie, WY 82072
Donations made to the Legacy Fund ensure Wyoming Humanities’ long-term financial health through investments. Once we reach our goal, interest from the Legacy Fund will be used to fund grants and special initiatives. You may designate your annual donation for the Legacy Fund, or contribute to the Legacy Fund through planned giving.
Through planned giving you can make a lasting, positive impact on the state of humanities in Wyoming. Ask your financial advisor or attorney to include Wyoming Humanities in your planned giving or will. We also accept gifts of stock.
Shop at AmazonSmile
When you shop at Amazon through the AmazonSmile program, 0.5% of the eligible purchase is donated to Wyoming Humanities. Click here, log into your Amazon account, and search for and select “Wyoming Humanities Council” as your charitable organization of choice.