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CHS Foundation

Investing in the future

The CHS Foundation is committed to making a lasting impact on rural America and agricultural cooperatives by investing in programs and organizations that help develop the next generation of ag leaders. Through cooperative education, university partnerships and ag leadership programs, the CHS Foundation is helping build a strong talent pipeline to position CHS and the ag industry for future growth and success.

CHS Foundation accomplishments

The CHS Foundation met or exceeded our 2018-2020 impact goals. Check out the CHS Stewardship Report to view our aspirations for the next three years.

4,500

ag teachers prepared to inspire the next generation

ag teachers prepared to inspire the next generation

2020 Goal:

3,000

6,000

ag students benefited from scholarships and university support

ag students benefited from scholarships and university support

2020 Goal:

6,000

72,000

students better prepared for ag careers

students were prepared for ag careers

2020 Goal:

55,000

11,225

future ag leaders have learned about the co-op business model

future ag leaders have learned about the co-op business model

2020 Goal:

10,500

Ag leadership

We support high-impact ag leadership programs for students and young adults.

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Scholarships

We award more than 225 scholarships to students studying agriculture at 25 colleges and universities.

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Cooperative education

We help the next generation learn more about the cooperative business model.

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Giving guidelines

Find answers to frequently asked questions about our grant programs and learn how to apply for funding.

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See how the CHS Foundation is helping develop the next generation of ag leaders

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Strengthening hometown communities

CHS Community Giving supports programs to strengthen hometown communities.

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