April 19, 2016
2015 was a record-setting year of giving for The GROWMARK Foundation. In total, more than $860,000 was donated to various 501(c)(3) organizations throughout the country. It supported over 120 organizations that enhance education, youth, leadership, charity, agriculture, and cooperative spirit. "We are proud to support many outstanding organizations," said Amy Bradford, Manager of The GROWMARK Foundation. "GROWMARK is dedicated to making a difference in local communities and beyond. We are also proud to support the next generation of farmers and ag industry professionals," she added.
The GROWMARK Foundation is committed to promoting the core values of the GROWMARK System. "Regardless of the size of the investment, The GROWMARK Foundation is focused on those organizations and activities that further our commitment to agriculture, consumer and agriculture education, youth and leader development, and enhancing awareness and understanding of the value of the cooperative enterprise," added Bradford.
For more specifics on what 501(c)(3) organizations The GROWMARK Foundation supported in 2015 read our Foundation report.