CHS Community Giving

CHS Community Giving

At CHS, we believe in the power of the cooperative spirit. Through CHS Community Giving, we strengthen hometown communities by supporting cooperatives with matching grants, providing funding for safety training and encouraging employees to volunteer.

CHS Community Giving will invest $5.3 million by the end of 2023 to strengthen hometown communities. Check out the CHS Stewardship Report to view our 2022 accomplishments.


rural communities received matching grants

2023 Goal: 250


youth learned lifesaving safety and health lessons

2023 Goal: 30,000


increase in volunteer hours reported

2023 Goal: 20% increase

Ag health and safety

We support ag safety projects on the national, state and local level.

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Cooperative matching grants

We work with local cooperatives to double our impact in local communities.

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Twin Cities funding

We support Twin Cities nonprofits providing basic needs services in the backyard of our company headquarters.

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We consider event sponsorships that benefit the agriculture or cooperative industry.

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CHS employees volunteer more than 20,000 hours per year.

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CHS employees give back

Seeds for Stewardship grant helps grow test plots, student leaders

The CHS Seeds for Stewardship program matches cooperative contributions for community projects like the Melrose FFA Plot. Read more

CHS supports rural communities affected by natural disasters

Natural disasters recently affected the CHS Big Sky and CHS Northwest trade areas. CHS and our employees came together to aid in relief efforts. Read more

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

Check out our program guidelines

Sustainability in action

Supporting community well-being is a key fundamental of the CHS sustainability efforts.

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