Wyoming Community Grants Program

Offer Valid: 10/20/2020 - 01/31/2021
Wyoming Community Grant Program
Wyoming Community Gas
Guidelines

Mission:
To wisely invest Wyoming Community Grants in programs that enhance quality of life with community
projects in the Wyoming Choice Gas program service areas.

Qualifying Projects
o Arts and Culture
o Community Improvement

Qualifying Criteria
o Grants cannot be used for operations, salaries or to supplement the general fund.
o Grant monies must be used within one (1) year. Progress reports are to be submitted to
the Wyoming Community Gas office quarterly with completion documentation, including
pictures, for a final project report.
o Governmental entities and agencies (such as cities and towns) and organizations exempt from
federal income tax under section 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(6) of the Internal Revenue Service Code may
apply.
o If a charitable organization, the organization must be in full compliance with all federal, state, and
local laws or regulations.
o Project must address community-related issues in communities in the Wyoming Choice Gas
program area.
o Grants generally will not be given to private foundations.
o Grants will not be given to individual persons.
o Grants will not be given to tax-supported organizations or religious groups and churches, except for
programs or projects that broadly benefit the community.
o Grants will not be given to individual pre-college schools or individual pre-college school
foundations.

Grant Requests Should Include The Following Information:
o Completed Wyoming Community Grant Request Form
o Completed Wyoming Community Grant Project Questionnaire
o Total fund-raising goal for the project.
o Organization’s mission statement.
o Organization’s project budget and primary sources of funding.
o List of the organization’s directors and/or list of project committee members.
o A copy of the organization’s 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(6) tax-exempt status from the IRS.
o A copy of the organization’s W-9 form, which verifies its taxpayer identification number.
o If a request is from a city or town, then a Resolution passed by the council must be attached.
o Written permission from property owner if property to be used is not private (i.e. city, county,
state, or federal).
o If an entity is any form of a corporation, a certificate of corporate status must be provided.

Grant requests must be mailed to Wyoming Community Gas (2348 SW Topeka Blvd., Suite 203, Topeka,
KS 66611) postmarked no later than January 31, 2021. Grant requests will be reviewed by the
Wyoming Community Grants committee in March who will make recommendations to the WCG Board of
Directors.

CLICK HERE for the grant application form.

For Information contact:
Natalie Flood, Wyoming Community Gas Senior Business Development Manager, 888-527-0003.
Mailing Address: 2348 SW Topeka Blvd., Suite 203, Topeka, KS 66611

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