1933 Main Street, Torrington WY 82240 - 307-532-0269 - Serving Carbon, Crook, Goshen, Niobrara, Washakie, & Weston Counties as of October 1st, 2020.
Goshen HELP is a 501(C)3 Tripartite Board. Our board is regulated by Section 9910(b)1 and (2) of the Federal CSBG act. Sections 676B of the Community Sevices Block Grant Reauthorization Act of 1998 requires, that as a condition of designation, private nonprofit entities and public organizationas administer their CSBG program through tripartite boards that "fully participate in the development, planning, implementation, and evaluation of the program to serve low-income communitites."
A tripartite board must have 1/3 of its board membership be democratically seleected representatives of low-income individuals and families who reside in the geographic area being served by the agency, 1/3 of its board membership must be public office elected officials, holding office at the time of their selection, or a representative chosen by the elected official, and 1/3 of its board membership must represent major groups and interests in the community which includes business, industry, labor, religious, law enforcement, or education.