The Mission of the MFU Foundation is to support programs and advance efforts that:

  • Further education on rural and agricultural issues
  • Provide resources to economic and cooperative development and;
  • Enhance rural prosperity in Montana



The Montana Farmers Union Foundation is pleased to announce the 2019 scholarship recipients: 

Cory Kelly of Chester:1 $1,000 MFU Scholarship 

Matt Mendenhall of Great Falls: 1 $1,000 Cascade County Scholarship

Jeri Copenhaver of Havre: 1 $500 John Korsbeck Scholarship & 1 $500 Bud Daniel Memorial Scholarship

Lilly Green of Great Falls: 1 $500 Chouteau County Scholarship & 1 $500 John Korsbeck Scholarship

The scholarship application period opens mid-November and closes mid-March. For details on eligibility visit the scholarships page. Congratulations to the recipients! 

Meet the foundation board:

Will Downs, President


Jan Tusick, Secretary/Treasurer


Erik Somerfeld, Board Member


Brett Dailey, Board Member


Jennifer Bishop, Board Member


To donate please mail your check to:

Lora Helman, CPA
Clarity Counts, LLC
819 8th Avenue South
Great Falls MT 59405