Community Giving

Local Donations

Ideal for donation requests under $100, these requests are reviewed monthly and are intended for funding for any group, organization, or individual donation requests.  Opportunity to attach letters, additional information, etc. is provided in the application.

This page is currently being updated to provide an easier application process. Please stop back in September to submit your application!

Community Funds

The CHS Prairie Lakes Community Funds program is used for funding requests of $100-$1,000 and was established as a way to provide project funding for local schools, agricultural groups, and community organizations.  Each year, the Community Funds program runs quarterly, with the first application deadline occurring in October.

The 2019-2020 funding year is complete and this page is currently being updated to provide an easier application process. Please stop back in September to submit your application!

Seeds for Stewardship Application

The CHS Seeds for Stewardship program is jointly supported by CHS Prairie Lakes and CHS Inc.  This program can provide funding of $2,000 – $10,000 for projects focused on supporting either rural youth leadership, agricultural safety, or rural vitality.  Applications for this program are due yearly by June 10 and are part of a two-part review process, both through CHS Prairie Lakes and CHS Inc.

The 2019-2020 funding year is complete and this page is currently being updated to provide an easier application process. Please stop back in September to submit your application!

High School Senior Scholarships

Ensuring a strong future for agriculture is the primary goal of CHS Prairie Lakes scholarships.

The 2019-2020 funding year is complete and this page is currently being updated to provide an easier application process. Please stop back in September for 2021 program details!

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