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Help us grow rural Canada, one community at a time. Use these materials to promote the Canada’’s Farmers Grow Communities Program and generate entries for charitable organizations.

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Canada’s Farmers Grow Communities launches 2017 program

Canada’s 150th anniversary is an excellent opportunity to celebrate the historical role of farmers in growing our nation. The Canada’s Farmers Grow Communities program, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund, provides yet another opportunity for Canadian farmers to strengthen their communities by nominating their favourite local charities to win grants of $2,500. Read more.

Monsanto Fund announces winners of 2016 Canada’s Farmers Grow Communities program

What makes life in a rural community better? How about quality healthcare, recreation facilities, emergency services, child care for working families and organizations that help people shine. Thanks to Canadian farmers, 66 charities and non-profits that make life better in small towns across the country will receive $2,500 grants from the Monsanto Fund as part of the 2016 Canada’s Farmers Grow Communities program. Read more.

Monsanto Fund opens nominations for fifth year of Canada’s Farmers Grow Communities Program

In four years, the Monsanto Fund’s Canada’s Farmers Grow Communities program has awarded $625,000 to rural charities serving more than 300,000 people across the country. This year another 66 grants valued at $2,500 each will be up for grabs by Canadian farmers on behalf of their favourite charities. Read more

Monsanto Fund announces winners of 2015 Canada’s Farmers Grow Communities program

$165,000 in grant money distributed to 66 rural charities across Canada. Read More

Monsanto Fund Announces Launch of 2015 Canada’s Farmers Grow Communities Program

Calling Canadian farmers to apply for $2,500 grants for their favourite charities (Winnipeg, MB – Jan. 19, 2015) – Applications are now open for the Monsanto Fund’s 2015 Canada’s Farmers Grow Communities program. Read More

Monsanto Fund announces winners of 2014 Canada’’s Farmers Grow Communities program

$165,000 in grant money distributed to 66 rural organizations across Canada Read more…

Monsanto Fund launches 2014 Canada’’s Farmers Grow Communities Program

The Monsanto Fund, the philanthropic arm of the Monsanto Company, announced today that Canada’’s Farmers Grow Communities is now accepting applications for 2014. Read more…

Monsanto Fund Announces Winners of 2013 Canada’s Farmers Grow Communities Program

$150,000 in grant money distributed to 60 rural communities across Canada. Read more…

Canada’’s Farmers Grow Communities Program now accepting applications for 2013

Do you want to win $2,500 for your rural community? The Monsanto Fund can help. Read more…

Monsanto Fund Announces the Winners of it’s Canada’s Farmers Grow Communities Program

58 farmers secure $2,500 grants from the Monsanto Fund to support charitable causes in their rural communities. Read more…