the equipoise fund

2019 Grantees

    • 2019 FAB Women’s Conference

    • Grant: $500
    • Conference sponsorship

    • Impact:

      “The number of stories I’ve heard about projects that came out of that day, new friendships that were formed and ‘big magic’ that occurred has been awesome in the true sense of the word — I am in awe.”

      Kristen Czaban, Publisher, The Sheridan Press

    • Find out more at: https://www.thesheridanpress.com/fab/
    • Wyoming Women’s Legislative Caucus

    • Grant: $3500
    • Leap Into Leadership Conference sponsorship

    • Impact:

      “Brining Cokie Roberts to Wyoming was phenomenal. Mickey and the Equipoise Fund provided great support through grants and generously sponsored several Wyoming women to attend the workshops and dinner through scholarships. We are thrilled to have them as a partner and friend in brining quality programs to women.” 

      – Representative Sue Wilson, Leadership Board Member, Wyoming Women’s Legislative Caucus

    • Find out more at: http://www.wyowlc.org
    • Lady Macbeth ~ A film project

    • Grant: $1000
    • Seed funding for the Wyoming based project

    • Impact:

       “The Equipoise Fund’s grant served as the catalyst for me to apply for additional funding through a myriad of granting sources. Lady Macbeth is a story yearning to be made in Wyoming. It will be, with gratitude to Mickey’s initial vote of confidence.

      – Erin Roy, Founder, Roy Productions

    • Find out more at: http://www.erinroy.com
    • Courage to Run

    • Grant: $1000
    • Seed funding to encourage women to run for office

    • Impact:

      “One of the most important pieces of Courage to Run is the camaraderie it encourages, and the support it offers women running for office. The 2019 event felt truly special and we hope it encourages more women to dip their toes into politics at the local, state and national level.”

      Seadar Rose Davis, Co-Captain

    • Find out more at: http://www.couragetorun.org
    • Women in Wyoming

    • Grant: $2500
    • Program support

    • Impact:

      “The Equipoise Fund fully realizes its mission to enhance the vision, voice and visibility of women and girls. I can attest to this first hand as a grant recipient, Wyoming woman, artist and storyteller using my voice to amplify the spirit, strength and power of Wyoming women and girls today. As an organization, The Equipoise Fund has encouraged and empowered me to move forward and create my dream, Women in Wyoming.” 

      – Lindsay Linton Buk, Project Director, Photographer & Podcast Host

    • Find out more at: http://www.womeninwyoming.com
    • Connect2Women

    • Grant: $500
    • Conference sponsorship

    • Impact:

       “I loved community of women who put on Connect2Women, presented, and attended. It’s really the women coming together that makes this conference so amazing! “

      – Participant, Connect2Women Conference

    • Find out more at: http://www.connect2women.org
    • Teton Habitat for Humanity Women Build 2019

    • Grant: $500
    • Event support

    • Impact:

      “Women build is a day to celebrate and empower women on the build site.  While women come out to volunteer on a weekly basis, work in construction leadership positions within Habitat, purchase Habitat homes, and support this great work – we like to take one day out of the year to truly recognize the role women play in creating affordable housing opportunities in our community and empower women to build! This would not have been possible without our sponsors.”

      – Elizabeth Ferguson, Outreach Coordinator

    • Find out more at: http://www.tetonhabitat.org/