One of the greatest gifts my parents gave to me is the deep sense of belonging here [in Wyoming], taking ownership, and searching for ways to enhance the quality of life for our citizens. Without my parents I would not have this privilege. I would not be doing this work.
Each day I wonder about the possibilities for a “better” Wyoming and through the work of the Foundation I have the opportunity to respond to the best of them. It doesn’t get any better than that.
Theodore Roosevelt said, “Far away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.” I am living it.
Mary Ellbogen Garland, President
Donor Intent Is The Essential Criteria For Every Board And Staff Decision*
To create or cause change primarily for the benefit of the people of the State of Wyoming through the support of science, education, and charity.
Empower the people of Wyoming to lead healthy lives in thriving communities.
We act out of integrity and honesty in all our relationships
We approach our work with purpose and thoughtful consideration
We actively seek out and are enriched by the expertise of and partnership with others
We use our resources to energize, engage and inspire toward positive, systemic outcomes
We fulfill our commitments in good faith for the common good