CHS Seeds for Stewardship Grants
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CHS Community Investment
The CHS Foundation provides matching grants to
cooperatives for projects designed to strengthen and
uplift hometown communities. Priority is given to
projects that enhance agriculture safety, farmer
well-being, agriculture education, and rural community
Project examples include:
- Health and safety education programs for elementary
- Purchase of multi-gas monitors for firefighter safety
- Purchase of communications equipment for emergency
- Purchase of trucks and equipment for fire safety and
- Purchase of ventilators and other equipment and
services to address COVID-19 related needs
- Grain bin safety equipment and training
- Support of food banks
Any member-cooperative or CHS Country Operations location
is eligible to apply. Grant requests must be submitted by
a cooperative on behalf of a local organization.
Amount of funding
Award ceiling: $10,000
Award floor: $1,000
Eligible applicants may receive up to 2 grants per year.
Links to additional guidance, application instructions,
and the online
application are available on the
Applications are accepted during 3 periods each year.
- January 1 - February 15
- May 1 - June 15
- September 1 - October 15
Agricultural health and safety · COVID-19 · Children and youth · Leadership · Public health · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention
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