PO Box 260246 Lakewood, CO 80226
(866) 537-9694 Ext 1

Women In Mining – Education Foundation

The Women In Mining Education Foundation (WIMEF) is a non-profit educational organization under Internal Revenue Service 501(c) 3 guidelines and receives funding through grants and tax-deductible individual gifts. WIMEF was granted 501(c)3 status by IRS in 1993 to pursue the opportunity of educating others about the importance of the minerals industry to our daily lives as well as our economy.

The Mission of Women In Mining:

  • To educate students, teachers and the general public about the importance of minerals
  • To develop and distribute mineral educational material
  • To obtain funding for other projects that will carry out this mission
  • To partner with groups to further mutual education goals
  • To assist Women In Mining chapters in furthering education