"High Country Consulting, LLC (dba) Faith Initiatives of Wyoming"
High Country Consulting, LLC (dba) Faith Initiatives of Wyoming Organization Description number of sub-awards will be made Founded in 2002, Faith Initiatives of based on four factors: the four tar- PROJECT DIRECTOR: Wyoming (FIW) is a statewide inter- geted social service priority areas Kathleen Kelley mediary organization currently serv- (at-risk youth, prisoner re-entry, email@example.com ing more than 1300 faith-based and elderly, and strengthening families), EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: community organizations (FBCOs). the complexity of the problem and James Elias A subsidiary of High Country associated service options, the pop- firstname.lastname@example.org Consulting, LLC, FIW develops, ulation targeted to serve, and the strengthens, and supports awareness, number of recipients or individuals Contact Information: understanding, and cooperation directly benefiting from services. Faith Initiatives of Wyoming among faith-based organizations and P.O. Box 884 assists them in meeting the needs Project Objectives Cheyenne, Wyoming 82003 of their local communities and the 1. Enhance and expand capac- 307-634-7878 ext. 20 people of the State of Wyoming. ity within Wyoming’s FBCOs www.fiwy.org through technical assistance and Project Description general capacity-building training; • Target Capacity Building—Work Faith Initiatives of Wyoming will 2. Enhance and expand capacity with FBCOs to build service build capacity, improve efficiency, of Wyoming’s FBCOs to pro- capacity in the priority social expand services, create collabora- vide a wide range of services to service areas and to provide best tion, and broaden the funding base Wyoming residents in the four practices training with two of the of faith-based and community orga- priority areas; four project partners; nizations in the State of Wyoming. 3. Build community collaboration • Ongoing Technical Assistance— and partnership with and among Provide ongoing technical assis- Geographic Scope of Project FBCOs and the public, non- tance to FBCOs that have par- The State of Wyoming. profit, and private sectors; ticipated in any previous techni- 4. Enhance and expand Wyoming’s cal trainings and those that have Partnering Organizations FBCOs through the mentoring successfully completed and have • Catholic Dioceses of Wyoming model, utilizing three qualified been awarded funding through • Wyoming Association of regional representatives and peer the sub-award program. Churches mentors or coaches from the • Wyoming Community Wyoming Association of Churches Grant Award Amount Foundation participating faith organizations. $371,941 • Wyoming Department of Family Services Office of Faith-based Project Strategies and Community Initiatives • General Capacity Building— Conduct a series of technical Sub-Awards assistance workshops/seminars FIW will provide $92,985 in sub- aimed at developing a strong awards to faith-based and commu- organizational foundation within nity organizations. The type and Wyoming’s FBCOs; Project Summary