New Trailer Thanks to Guthrie Family Foundation

Many thanks to the Guthrie Family Foundation! This foundation has been very generous to Family Promise of Albany County. Before we started serving families, we were able purchase beds and bedding along with other needs thanks to a 2016 grant from the Guthrie family. This year, we have a new trailer purchased with a subsequent gift […]

UW Ethics Club Grant

This month, Family Promise received a $7,500 donation from the University of Wyoming Ethics Club. Our Fund Development Committee first learned of this group when one of its members, UW student Katie Funk, emailed us to let us know her club had $8,000 to donate to local organizations. She and her husband, Kelby Funk, had chosen to research Family Promise […]

Wyoming Community Foundation Grant

Family Promise recently learned that the Wyoming Community Foundation is awarding us $5,000 from the Saylak Endowment Fund for the purpose of general operating. We specifically requested funding to pay for our AmeriCorps VISTA member, supplies, printing and copying, and marketing. We are excited to have this flexibility as it ensures we will be able to continue Family Promise […]

Family Promise Receives Walmart Community Grant

The Walmart Corporation and the local Laramie Walmart store have awarded a Community Grant to Family Promise of Albany County, a non-profit organization that provides safe and secure shelter to homeless families with children, coupled with educational support to assist them in transitioning to stable housing and employment. Homelessness exists in Albany County, and over […]

Donor Spotlight: Donna Marburger

The Laramie community has responded with great enthusiasm to the prospect of establishing a Family Promise affiliate in Albany County. A handful of local individuals and churches gave substantial gifts to FPAC in its infancy, when donating was arguably rather risky. One of these generous donors is Donna Marburger, who presented us with a large […]