The Western Wyoming College Foundation was established in 1968 to ensure the continuing growth, stability, and future of the educational goals of Western Wyoming Community College. The Foundation was created to accept and acknowledge philanthropic contributions to the College from individuals, businesses and foundations. It is through these additional sources of income that Western Wyoming Community College is able to continue to provide an excellent level of education to the communities it serves.
Western Wyoming College Foundation is a nonprofit organization chartered in the State of Wyoming and is exempt from income tax under Section 501(c)(3) of the United States Internal Revenue Code. Donations to the Foundation qualify as charitable contributions to the extent of the current laws. The Foundation can accept cash, credit card or pledges. We also accept property in the form of securities, tangible property or real estate. Donations to the College in the form of a check can be made out to: WWC Foundation, 2500 College Drive, Section I-182, Rock Springs, WY 82901.
Donations can be designated in one of two ways:
Unrestricted Gifts: Gifts may be made to Western Wyoming College Foundation with no restrictions as to their use. Unrestricted gifts will be used where the College's needs are the greatest as determined by the College and reviewed by the Western Wyoming College Foundation Board.
Restricted Gifts: Although unrestricted gifts provide the greatest flexibility to the College in carrying out its mission, a preference may be expressed for designated areas of interest. The Gifts for Future initiatives are: 1) Excellence in Learning, 2) Excellence in Student Support and Activities, and 3) Excellence in Employee Support. Other specific areas of interest by the donor may be used as designated, to the extent possible and practicable.