Poverty is devastating for families living in Teton County.
Your support through Old Bill’s Fun Run helps create healthier families and break the generational cycle of poverty in this special place we call home.
MY STORY | SIERRA
Number of Children: 1 Training: Teton Area Office Careers 2018 Current Salary: $3,300/month, Office Manager, Farm Bureau Financial Services
“I felt so stuck before Climb. I knew I could have a better future than waiting tables and moving from job to job. I just wanted a good life for my son. Today, I’ve changed my life around, and I’m really proud of where I am. I see huge changes in my son. He’s so smart and learning every day. I feel like I’m on top of the world because of my accomplishments. I’m going to keep going!”
— Sierra, Teton Area Graduate
TETON AREA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE
226 moms & 423 children have been served through Climb’s Teton Area program
Average monthly wages more than double 2 years after Climb.
91% of graduates who were using food stamps before Climb show a decrease in dependence 2 years post-program.
Recent Teton County Employer Partners
Farm Bureau Financial Services
St. John’s Living Center
Senior Center of Jackson Hole
Teton Trust Company