CHS Foundation

Ag leaders for life

Through cooperative education, university partnerships and ag leadership programs, the CHS Foundation is helping build a strong talent pipeline and develop the next generation of ag leaders.

CHS Foundation accomplishments

The CHS Foundation will invest $11.5 million by the end of 2023 to strengthen hometown communities. Check out the CHS Stewardship Report to learn more.


students enlightened about ag careers

2023 Goal: 25,000


students educated about co-ops

2023 Goal: 12,000


future ag leaders supported

2023 Goal: 125,000

Ag leadership

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

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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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Learn more about initiatives we support and how to apply for funding

Check out our program guidelines