Wyoming Business Council Presents Six Business Ready Community Project Requests to SLIB on Feb. 2

January 30, 2023

By the Wyoming Business Council Cheyenne, Wyo – The Wyoming Business Council (WBC) will present six Business Ready Community (BRC) grant and loan requests to the State Loan and Investment Board (SLIB) at their next regular meeting on Thursday, Feb. 2, at 8 a.m. The WBC Team will present the following projects from our previous board meetings for […] Read More

Star Valley featured on WorldAtlas.com as a "rare gem"

January 23, 2023

“Set in Southwest Wyoming, Star Valley is a culturally, historically and geologically diverse valley, bringing together a number of quaint towns and long stretches of scenery and wildlife. From Alpine to Smooth, the valley covers a naturally-rich area between the state’s Salt River Range and the Webster Range of Idaho, with ranging altitudes reaching 7,000 feet. The […] Read More

Wyoming Business Council and Partners Offer Export Readiness Webinars for Wyoming Businesses

January 5, 2023

Cheyenne, Wyo – In 2021, Wyoming companies exported more than $1.4 billion in goods to the world. Of the companies that export, 97.5 percent are small businesses. Are you a small business that manufactures vehicle components, parts for vacuum pumps, or hand tools? Do you offer unique Wyoming-made art, food products, or spirits? If so, the world […] Read More

ERAP Funding Update

December 27, 2022

ERAP Funding Update Since its launch in April 2021, the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) has helped 15,834 Wyoming households with a total of $77 million in assistance. So far, ERAP paid $5.9 million in assistance in December. ERAP is a temporary federally funded relief program. Based on current expenditures, funding is expected to last […] Read More

HAF Program Funding Update

December 27, 2022

HAF Program Funding Update The Wyoming Homeowner Assistance Fund (HAF) Program has helped 885 Wyoming homeowners with $7.1 million in assistance paid. Of those payments, $6.8 million went to delinquent mortgages while $221K covered unpaid utility bills, $69K in unpaid property taxes, $5K for unpaid homeowners insurance and $21K for unpaid homeowner association dues. The […] Read More

Edwards Law Office in Etna announces coloring contest winners

December 20, 2022

By Adam Mason SVI Media Jack Edwards from Edwards Law Office joined SVI to announce coloring contest winners. Mostly providing the rewards were local businesses. Several weeks ago we reported about the contest and how people got to participate. Children and students were able to pick up books, color them, and deliver to the businesses […] Read More

KDCA looking forward in new year to upcoming projects

December 20, 2022

By Adam Mason, SVI Media   The Kemmerer Diamondville Community Area (KDCA) Chamber of Commerce is looking forward to new year with upcoming projects and offering a discount to purchase membership. Director of the organization Ellen Potter says they felt it was more important to be members of the chamber. “We didn’t want money to […] Read More

December is Career Exploration and Awareness Month

December 15, 2022

Career Exploration & Awareness Month shines a spotlight on discovering the career pathways available to Wyoming residents and the employment, training and educational opportunities that come with them. The BOOTS platform can help navigate the education, career, and business tools available in Wyoming. There are multiple pathways to better careers: training certificates, degrees, stackable credentials, apprenticeships and […] Read More