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Why You Should Donate to the Council of Community Services this WyoGives

wyogives july 10th, 2024

As WyoGives approaches, consider making a meaningful impact by donating to the Council of Community Services. Since 1968, we have provided a diverse, supportive network of services to those in need. Our programs focus on housing, nutrition, and emergency assistance, all designed to uplift and support our community members in need.

The Impact of Your Donation

  • $35: Provides supplemental meals for one person for a month.
  • $40: Covers a week of meals for one person at our Soup Kitchen.
  • $100: Funds four nights of shelter for someone in need.
  • $250: On average, assists one person with costs ranging from $60 to $375.
  • $500: Supports our mission of helping people help themselves.

Our Programs and Services

We operate 10 programs, including:

  • Emergency Homeless Shelter: Offering safe refuge for those without a home.
  • Permanent Supportive Housing for Families and Chronically Homeless Adults: Providing stable housing solutions.
  • Section 8 Housing Assistance: Helping low-income families find affordable housing.
  • Food Pantry: Allowing individuals and families to supplement their grocery budgets with monthly pickups.
  • Soup Kitchen: Serving daily, nutritious meals to those in need.
  • Weatherization Program: Assisting vulnerable individuals in reducing their energy bills.
  • Emergency Closet through Seconds on the Avenue: Offering clothing, winter wear, furniture, and household items to those in need through a community thrift store.
  • Emergency Medical/Dental Assistance Program: Providing essential medical and dental assistance, such as prescription medications and eyeglasses.

Our Story

For over five decades, the Council of Community Services has been dedicated to helping those in need within our community. Our committed staff work tirelessly to ensure that everyone has access to essential services and support. From emergency shelter to nutritional assistance, we strive to meet the diverse needs of our community members.

Join Us in Making a Difference

Your generous support during WyoGives allows us to continue our mission of helping people help themselves. Every donation, big or small, makes a significant impact in the lives of those we serve. Together, we can build a stronger, more supportive community. 

Click here to donate on July 10th, 2024.