Professional Dairy Producers FoundationDeadline: December 1, 2017
The Professional Dairy Producers Foundation was founded by producers and agribusiness friends who believe education is the key to a healthy dairy community and who wanted to ensure that this strongly-held value remains part of dairy communities. The Foundation supports educational programs for youth, producer professionalism, and building public trust in dairy producers.
Specifically, the Foundation will support new programs or education initiatives that fall into the following main areas:
- Building Producer Professionalism: Engaging and equipping people who work in dairy producer fields in lifelong learning, including producer leadership skills and the next generation of professional dairy producers
- Maintaining Public Trust: Unified outreach programs that educate and engage both the dairy community and the public, helping facilitate trust
Amount: Grants range up to $5,000.
Eligibility: Tax-exempt, nonprofit organizations with an IRS status of 501(c)(3) or (c)(5). Programs must be located within the U.S.