This is a ballot to elect Leslie Patterson of Newcastle Wyoming to represent Weston County as the low-income representative on the Goshen HELP Board.
Goshen HELP is a 501(c)3 Wyoming Non-Profit contracted by the State of Wyoming Health, Public Health Division to administer the Community Services Block Grant (a federal grant) for Weston, Carbon, Crook, Goshen, Niorbrara, and Washakie Counties. The mission of Goshen HELP is to improve the quality of life for people in need by empowering them to become more self-sufficient.
As a Community Services Block Grant entity, Goshen HELP is required to operate a Tripartite board. A Tripartite board requires 1/3 members to be elected officials, 1/3 community members, and 1/3 low-income qualified or involved in providing services.
Leslie Patterson has worked for Northern Wyoming Health Center for 11 years.