Wyoming Public Radio: Giving Tuesday 2016

Giving Tuesday Listener Challenge

November 29th, 2016 was Giving Tuesday, a global day dedicated to the spirit of giving. Not all non-profits can afford radio advertising or underwriting. Listeners became their underwriter! 

Thank you WPR listeners, for giving us the opportunity to highlight over 280 incredible organizations and the work they do.

Tell us on social media what organization you honored by using the hashtag #wprgivingtuesday

See the 2015 list of non-profit and charitable organizations. 

See the 2014 list of non-profit and charitable organizations. 

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Wyoming Non-Profit & Charitable Organizations

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List Of Charitable Organizations Mentioned By WPR Listeners On Giving Tuesday

21st Century Heroes


AARP Tax-Aide

Academics for All

Actors' Mission

Albany County Public Library Foundation

Albany County SAFE Project 

Albany County Sheriff's Search and Rescue 

Alliance for Historic Wyoming

Alliance of Hope for Suicide Survivors

Alpine Cross Country Ski Association

American Cancer Society

American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network

Animal Adoption Center

ARC of Natrona County

Ark Regional Services of Laramie


Bighorn Audubon Society

Bighorn Climbers' Coalition 

Big Horn Equestrian Center

Big Horn Lions Club 

Bighorn Restoration Group

Black Dog Animal Rescue

Black Mountain Nordic Club

Boy Scout Troop 312 of Green River

Bread of Life Food Pantry

Carbon County Library Foundation 

Carbon County Senior Services

Care and Share of Torrington

CASA Association of the 5th Judicial District

Carney Community Home

Casper College Veterans Club

Casting for Recovery

Centennial Library and Cultural Association

Central Wyoming College, in Riverton, Lander and Jackson

Central Wyoming Counseling Center 

Central Wyoming Hospice Care

Cheyenne Chamber Singers

Cheyenne Frontier Days Old West Museum 

Cheyenne Habitat for Humanity

Cheyenne Little Theatre

Cheyenne Wheels 4 Charity

Children's Advocacy Project

Children's Discovery Center

Chugwater Museum and Chugwater Historical Unity Group

Climb Wyoming

Cody Cupboard

Cody Medical Foundation

Compass-Center for Families 

Community Holidays

Community Theatre in Rock Springs

Cougar Fund

Creekside Theater

DANO Youth Camps 

David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

Democracy Now

Donors Choose


Downtown Clinic - Laramie

Eagles Hope Transitions


Equality State Policy Center

Family Promise of Cheyenne

Family Safety Network Driggs, Idaho

Food Group in Sheridan

Freedom from Hunger

Freedom Service Dogs

Fremont County Alliance Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

Friday Food Bag Foundation

Friends of Gillette Animal Shelter

Friends of Laramie Montessori

Friends of a Legacy

Friends of WLRC

GFWC Women's Civic League of Cheyenne 

Girl Scouts of Montana and Wyoming

Gracie's Promise

Grand Encampment Museum (GEM) 

Greater Yellowstone Coalition 

Greybull Needs A Pool

Heart Mountain Volunteer Medical Clinic

Help for Health Riverton

HeRD of WY

Hole Food Rescue

Home on the Range Animal Haven

HOPE (Hispanic Organization for Progress and Education) 

Horse Warriors

Interfaith Good Samaritan

Jackson Hole Center for Global Affairs

Jackson Hole Community School

Jackson Hole Conservation Alliance

Jackson Hole F.C. (a.k.a. Jackson Hole Soccer Club) 

Jackson Hole Senior Center 

Jackson Hole Ski & Snowboard Club 

Jackson Hole Therapeutic Riding

Jackson Hole Wildlife Foundation

Joshua's Storehouse in Casper

Keep it Public Wyoming

Kickin' Cancer In Sublett

Kindness Ranch Animal Sanctuary

Lander Art Center 

Lander Nordic Ski Association

Laramie Animal Shelter

Laramie Animal Welfare Society

Laramie Bicycling Network, Inc

Laramie County Community Partnership in Cheyenne

Laramie County Library Foundation

Laramie Foster Grandparents of the Wyoming Rockies 

Laramie Kiwanis Club

Laramie Local Foods

Laramie Plains Museum

Laramie Reproductive Health

Laramie Soup Kitchen

Laramie Animal Welfare Society

League of Women Voters

Leslie's Wish Foundation


Lighthouse of Prayer

Lines For Life

Little Hands in Casper

Wyoming Masonic Lodges 

McWilliams Equestrian Center

Meals on Wheels of Cheyenne

Meals on Wheels of Natrona County

Medicine Bow Nordic Association 

Meg & Bert Raynes Wildlife Fund 

Mercer Family Resource Center

Mercy Corps

Monarch Picnic aka Underground Coal Miners Picnic

Mountain Regional Services

Museum of the American West

National Bighorn Sheep Interpretive Center 

National MS Society

National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS)

Natrona County Prevention Coalition

Nature Conservancy

Never Alone Foundation

Northern Laramie Range Alliance



Partners In Health

Paws and Claws Animal Adoption and Care Center Inc

Paws for Life Animal League Riverton 

PAWS of Jackson Hole

Pinedale Children's Discovery Center

People Assistance Food Bank 

Pinedale Food Baskets

Planned Parenthood of Wyoming

Platte River Restoration Project

Platte Valley Kiwanis

Poetics of Peace

Powder River Basin Resource Council of Wyoming 

Rain Horse

Red Desert Humane Society

Relative Theatrics 

Riot Act, Inc.

Riverton Garden Club

Rock Springs Humane Society

Rock Springs Main Street

Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation

Rural Health Organization of Sublette County

Sacred Stone Camp

St Joseph Food Pantry

Serve Wyoming

Shepard Symposium

Sheridan Arts Council 

Sheridan Health Center

Sheridan's Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue

Sierra Club Wyoming Chapter

Slow Food in the Tetons

Smoking Waters Art Guild

Soldiers House of Fremont County

Soroptimist International of Central Wyoming

Soroptimist International of the Americas

Special Olympics Wyoming

Standing Rock Tribe


Story Community Library

St. Margaret's School 

STRIDE Learning Center 

Sweetwater Family Resource Center

Teton Botanical Garden

Teton County Library's Book Nook 

Teton County Library Foundation

Teton Habitat for Humanity

Teton Raptor Center 

Teton Valley Education Foundation

Teton Valley Trails and Pathways

Teton Wildlife Rehabilitation Center

Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership

Thunder Basin Grasslands Prairie Ecosystem Association

Togwotee Backcountry Alliance

Transcendental Meditation Center

United Way of Carbon County 

Valley Advocates for Responsible Development

Vedauwoo Volunteer Fire Department

Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund

VIRS Respite Care 

Volunteers of America

Vore Buffalo Jump Foundation 

Western Australian Shepherd Rescue

Whedon Cancer Detection Foundation

Whitebark Pine Ecosystem Foundation

Wildlands Restoration Volunteers

Wind River Backcountry Horsemen 

World Vision

Worlds Of Music


Wyoming Archaeological Foundation & Society 

Wyoming Back Country Horsemen

Wyoming Community Foundation 

Wyoming Equality

Wyoming Federation of Garden Clubs

Wyoming Foundation for Cancer Care 

Wyoming Humanities

Wyoming K9 Search & Rescue 

Wyoming Lions Clubs

Wyoming Nonprofit Network

Wyoming Outdoor Council

Wyoming Service Dogs 

Wyoming Stargazing

Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust

Wyoming Wilderness Association

Wyoming Wildlife Federation 

Wyoming Women's Foundation 

Wyoming Writers, Inc.