Giving back to hometown communities 
CHS Stewardship encompasses the CHS Foundation and CHS Better Together. We are committed to extending the positive impact of the cooperative system to make a meaningful difference in lives and communities and drive value on behalf of CHS and our owners.
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Strengthening hometown communities and leading advancements in ag safety.

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Stewardship Spotlight

Learn how the grants, scholarships and programs we support are making a difference.


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Seeds for Stewardship

Cooperatives: Apply now for a matching grant to impact your community. 


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Students benefit from the CHS Foundation university partnerships

The CHS Foundation recently added Miles Community College as a new university partner.  Through the CHS Foundation University Partnership program, we support 25 colleges and universities with scholarships and college club mini-grants to students studying agriculture.

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CHS Community Giving provides $85,000 to AgriSafe to support rural health initiatives, $25,000 earmarked for mental health

CHS Community Giving supports rural and mental health initiatives

CHS Community Giving recently announced an $85,000 grant to support three of AgriSafe’s ag health and safety initiatives. Funding includes $25,000 designated to support AgriSafe’s new initiative to train 300 rural health care professionals and 200 rural influencers to better identify mental health signs and recommend treatment.

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