In 75 years, CHS Foundation has experienced several firsts that have solidified its mission and contributed to the impact it has had on the agriculture industry. Strategic partnerships with organizations that share the core values of furthering the next generations of agriculture enable CHS Foundation to support those leading the way in ag education.
Commitment to diversity and inclusion
Commitment to inclusivity and diversity was the driving force behind the CHS Foundation’s relationship with Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and the Related Sciences (MANRRS) in 2010. As the primary supporter of the JR. MANRRS program, the CHS Foundation provides…
Agriculture Future of America
Since 2004, the CHS Foundation has been the largest supporter of the Agriculture Future of America and its focus to develop future leaders for agriculture, whether that’s through funding programming, helping source board members or providing meeting space.
Ag Teacher Support
The CHS Foundation first supported ag teachers in 1999 through the South Dakota and Minnesota Vocational Ag Teachers Association and the Washington Association of Ag Educators.