User Login    
 + Register
TV Banner
News : Livingston County Fair receives large grant
Posted by John on 2012/12/5 7:10:00 (379 reads) News by the same author

The Livingston County 4-H and FFA Fair Association, a non profit that supports and enhances educational activities for youth of Livingston County has received a donation of $5,000 from Chula Farmers’ Cooperative and CoBank as part of the bank’s “Sharing Success” program.


The donation will be used to fund educational programs, including 4-H and FFA, which helps mold future leaders by teaching them the decision making, interpersonal, communication and leadership skills they can use in all phases of their lives.

The contribution is part of CoBank’s “Sharing Success” program, a $3 million matching grant program designed to benefit cooperatives and charitable groups they support throughout rural America. Coinciding with the United Nations’ “International Year of Cooperatives,” CoBank will match contributions by its cooperative customers to nonprofit organizations of their choice for the remainder of 2012, or until the fund is exhausted. The gifts will be matched on a dollar-for-dollar basis, from a minimum of $1000 up to a maximum of $5000.

Chula Farmers’ Cooperative is a full service, cost efficient Co-op that leads the field in providing safe supplies and services to the environment and people while managing equity and identity to the best interest of its members. The Chula Farmers’ Cooperative has been a strong supporter and bidder at the Livingston County 4-H and FFA Fair for many years.

CoBank is a $90 billion cooperative bank serving vital industries across rural America. The bank provides loans, leases, export financing and other financial service to agribusinesses and rural power, water and communications providers in all 50 states.

CoBank is a member of the Farm Credit System, a nationwide network of banks and retail lending associations chartered to support the borrowing needs of U.S. agriculture and the nation’s rural economy. In addition to serving its direct retail borrowers, the bank also provides wholesale loans and other financial services to affiliated Farm Credit associations serving more than 70,000 farmers, ranchers and other rural borrowers in 23 states around the country.

Headquartered outside Denver, Colorado, CoBank serves customers from regional banking centers across the United States and maintains an international representative office in Singapore. For more information about CoBank, visit the bank’s website at www.cobank.com.

Printer Friendly Page Send this Story to a Friend Create a PDF from the article


Other articles
2014/10/2 7:48:15 - Mail Carrier Allegedly Hoarded More Than 40,000 Letters
2014/10/2 7:46:26 - Woman Spends A Month In Jail After Cops Mistake SpaghettiOs For Meth
2014/10/2 4:50:00 - Why No One Wants To Host The 2022 Olympics
2014/10/2 4:47:08 - How Facebook's New Ad Network Tracks Customers
2014/10/2 4:38:58 - Where The Heck Is My Spare Tire?
2014/10/2 4:21:58 - 19-Year-Old Missouri Student Found Dead In Fraternity House
2014/10/2 4:19:20 - Adding Solar, Wind Power Expected To Benefit Ameren Customers
2014/10/2 4:09:03 - Legislative Leader Wants Missouri Lottery Put To A Vote
2014/10/2 4:03:04 - Free Birth Control Cuts Teen Pregnancy, Abortions
2014/10/2 3:57:40 - Missouri Man On Death Row Says Cell Tracing Unfair
2014/10/1 15:20:00 - Princeton Tiger Coaches Shows For Wednesday, 10/1/14
2014/10/1 14:55:15 - Texas Girl Kidnapped 12 Years Ago At Age 4 Found Alive In Mexico
2014/10/1 10:18:30 - Trenton Fire Department Dispatched To Trenton Businesses
2014/10/1 10:14:11 - Princeton Resident Charged With Failure To Appear
2014/10/1 6:52:11 - Reporter Spots Missing Boy While Covering Child's Disappearance, Reunites Him With Family
2014/10/1 6:37:02 - Archaeologists Discover 'Dracula's Dungeon' In Turkish Castle
2014/10/1 6:28:30 - Islamic State Beheads Seven Men, Three Women In Syria
2014/10/1 4:30:00 - 200 Jobs To Be Added To Expanding Company In St. Joseph
2014/10/1 4:26:15 - Sexbots Are On The Way
2014/10/1 4:20:14 - Suddenlink To Pull Channels In Pricing Dispute
2014/10/1 4:14:49 - Police: Missouri Man Bound, Beat Girlfriend
2014/10/1 4:09:48 - NFL: Referees Should Not Have Penalized Abdullah For Muslim Prayer
2014/10/1 4:04:42 - California Becomes First State To Ban Plastic Bags
2014/10/1 4:00:10 - Ebola Case Stokes Concerns In Texas
2014/9/30 12:00:00 - Gilman City (Pattonsburg) Coaches Shows For Tuesday, 9/30/14
2014/9/30 10:40:00 - Kansas City Chiefs Wallop New England, Improve To 2-2
2014/9/30 10:24:24 - In Advance Of Postseason Play, Royals Announce Wild Card Game Roster
2014/9/30 10:20:00 - Knox County Wins Schuyler Softball Tournament, Milan Finishes 1-2
2014/9/30 10:05:40 - Mizzou Rallies For SEC-Opening Win At South Carolina, 21-20
2014/9/30 10:02:00 - NW Missouri State Wins At Central Oklahoma, 36-13



Bookmark this article at these sites

                   

Listen to KTTN-FM