Completed Projects

Building a Brighter Future: Fay Rural Community Foundation Sparks STEM Learning in Ennis School District

Nestled in the breathtaking Madison Valley, Ennis is a hidden gem of southwestern Montana. With a population of just around 1,000, this small town is big on adventure, offering unparalleled outdoor recreational opportunities for locals and visitors alike. Whether you're an angler in search of the perfect trout fishing spot, a nature enthusiast hoping to … Continue reading Building a Brighter Future: Fay Rural Community Foundation Sparks STEM Learning in Ennis School District

Introducing the Fay Rural Community Foundation: Empowering Rural America with a New Name and Unwavering Mission

We are delighted to announce that Fay Ranches Community Foundation is now known as the Fay Rural Community Foundation. This new name reflects our commitment to fostering the prosperity of rural communities amidst the dynamic and expansive landscape of our modern world.At the core of the Fay Rural Community Foundation lies a steadfast dedication to … Continue reading Introducing the Fay Rural Community Foundation: Empowering Rural America with a New Name and Unwavering Mission

Igniting the Rural Spirit: Conquering the Casper Half Marathon for the Fay Ranches Community Foundation

Last weekend two of Fay Ranches' very own ran in the Casper Half Marathon in Casper, Wyoming, to spread the word about the Fay Ranches Community Foundation (FRCF). Their purpose? To champion the cause of the Fay Ranches Community Foundation (FRCF) and ignite a transformative spark within the heart of rural America. The Casper Half … Continue reading Igniting the Rural Spirit: Conquering the Casper Half Marathon for the Fay Ranches Community Foundation

How the Powell Middle School Fly Fishing Club is Hooking Students on Conservation and the Great Outdoors!

Powell, Wyoming, is a charming and picturesque town in the state’s northwest corner. It’s nestled amid the Big Horn Basin, surrounded by stunning mountain ranges, and is a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts. One of the most popular outdoor activities in Powell is fly fishing, and this legacy continues in Powell Middle School, where Coach … Continue reading How the Powell Middle School Fly Fishing Club is Hooking Students on Conservation and the Great Outdoors!

Hulett School, Wyoming, FRCF

Big Dreams, Big Effect: See How We Impacted a Wyoming School in Record Time

What happens when you combine the dedication of a generous donor, the passion of a responsive school principal, and the unwavering commitment of the Fay Ranches Community Foundation (FRCF)? You get a project that exceeds expectations and leaves a lasting impact on a small rural school. We are thrilled to share our first project in Wyoming that was completed in record time, thanks to the tireless efforts of all involved.

Fay Ranches Community Foundation and Theorem Ranch Partner to Provide Science Equipment to Sweet Grass County High School in Big Timber, Montana

Over the course of the last few months Fay Ranches Community Foundation (FRCF) and Theorem Ranch of Big Timber have been working with Sweet Grass County High School (SGCHS) to assist in supplying scientific supplies and equipment to their expanding science department.  Everything from digital balance scales, workstations, gel electrophoresis lab equipment, a human torso … Continue reading Fay Ranches Community Foundation and Theorem Ranch Partner to Provide Science Equipment to Sweet Grass County High School in Big Timber, Montana

The Fay Ranches Community Foundation Honors Memory of Long-time Notable Rancher, Victor Rue

In November the Fay Ranches Community Foundation donated to the Powder River 4-H in honor of the late Victor Rue. Victor, the father of Fay Ranches agent, Kebi Smith, was involved in his local 4H program from a young age. He raised his family for many years in Powder River County and was a proud … Continue reading The Fay Ranches Community Foundation Honors Memory of Long-time Notable Rancher, Victor Rue

The Fay Ranches Community Foundation Partners with the Hicks Family to Donate Thousands of Pounds of Meat

Bozeman, MT:  Last week, thousands of pounds of fresh beef, pork, goat, and lamb were donated to 33 food banks and community kitchens throughout central Oregon. The Fay Ranches Community Foundation in conjunction with the Hicks Team of Fay Ranches Land Brokerage partnered to purchase animals through the 4-H and FFA livestock auctions. The animals … Continue reading The Fay Ranches Community Foundation Partners with the Hicks Family to Donate Thousands of Pounds of Meat

Investing in Rural America, The Land Report Spring 2022

Written By Corinne Garcia – The Land Report Spring 2022For almost 50 years, Norman Rockwell’s Saturday Evening Post cover illustrations offered a winsome glimpse into a wonderfully glorified version of small-town America. Rockwell’s depic­tions of endearing scenes reflected simpler times when a strong sense of community and work ethic was tangible, neighbors helped each other, and few felt the need … Continue reading Investing in Rural America, The Land Report Spring 2022