MFU Foundation


Investing in the Vitality of Rural Communities

The mission of the Montana Farmers Union Foundation is to create new opportunities and contribute to the growth and enhancement of Montana agriculture and rural communities.

More about the mission and vision of the Foundation
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Tax deductible contributions benefit communities and individuals through:


Supporting rural communities and youth through college scholarships.


In conjuction with the new MT Premium Processing Cooperative, MFU is supporting new career opportunities and regional food systems development.


$50,000 of nutrious, boxed meals were provided to troops station in the Capital in 2021 through MFU and Farmers Union Enterprises.


Grants and assistance has been provided to local organizations, small business and rural development projects. next deadline: Sept 1, 2022. 

1st Round 2022 Grantees Announced

Montana Farmers Union is working hard to support family farms & rural communities. 

Apply for grant funding, or get in touch.

We want to hear from you! Tell us about what you’re working on to benefit agriculture or rural communities and how the MFU Foundation can help. 2022 deadlines are June 1 and Sept. 1. 


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