Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

Agriculture

September 13, 2013

Hoosier farmers lend helping hand

ST. LOUIS – Thanks to farmers across Indiana, $830,000 has been invested in rural communities throughout the state. Back for the fourth consecutive year, America’s Farmers Grow Communities, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund, will be giving farmers the opportunity to win a $2,500 donation for their favorite, local nonprofit organization. Since the program was piloted in 2010, America’s Farmers Grow Communities has helped more than 332 nonprofit organizations.

Nonprofit organizations continue to search for funding opportunities that will better enhance their programs. Through the America’s Farmers Grow Communities program, farmers have been able to support a variety of nonprofit organizations in Indiana.

GrowCommunities.com or call 1-877-267-3332 and register to win or submit an idea for a nonprofit in need of funding. This program is part of the Monsanto Fund’s overall effort to support rural communities.

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