Disbursements of Christmas House proceeds are used to support all aspects of community development and involvement, including cultural development, recreation, education, conservation, health and the improvements of the quality of life for all residents of Laramie County.

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From our 2019-2020 Christmas House Proceeds,
we were able to give out the following grants for a total of $38,860.91:

 

CASA of Laramie County                                                                                     $  2,000

(Provide shoe vouchers for 40 children)

 

Cheyenne Health & Wellness, DBA Healthworks                                                 $10,000

(Allow dental clinic to upgrade & purchase dental tools)

 

Cheyenne Historic Preservation Board                                                                 $ 2,000

(Create construction docs before terra cotta repair can go out to bid for the Historic Airport Fountain)

 

Friends of the Cheyenne Botanic Gardens                                                                 $ 2,000

(Purchase supplies for educational drop-in programs and story times at Paul Smith Children's Village)

 

Girls on the Run Wyoming                                                                                     $ 2,500

(Provide scholarships for new sites in 2020)

 

Cheyenne Animal Shelter                                                                                       $ 2,500

(Provide medical care for both shelter animals & area residents who can't afford cost of care by a vet)

 

Rooted in Cheyenne                                                                                                $ 1,000

(Fund the planting of a maximum of 10 trees)

 

Sleep in Heavenly Peace                                                                                         $ 1,050

(Build 3 beds & referred to Home Life Committee for further consideration)

 

Cheyenne Capitol Chorale                                                                                       $    500

(Purchase sheet music)

 

Cheyenne Artists Guild                                                                                           $ 2,800

(3 Gary's Gifts per month for a class & art supplies for veterans & gutters for the Guild's building)

 

Meals on Wheels                                                                                                      $ 5,000

(Purchase thermal meal transporter bags)

 

Platte River Veterans Fly Fishing                                                                            $ 2,000

(Purchase materials for rod building & fly tying)

 

Patriot Guard  Riders                                                                                                $ 2,500

(Purchase wreaths to place on local veterans graves)

 

Habitat for Humanity of Laramie County                                                                 $ 3,010.91

(Purchase kitchen and bathroom cabinets for renovated home in the inaugural Veterans Build Program)

 

Our Committees Also Supported the following:

 

 

PO Box 4062
Cheyenne, WY 82003

 

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