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Your state, county or committee can show your support by participating in our award challenges! Winners recieve an award plaque and recognition at the Flapjack Fundraiser.

Leader Awards

It is our hope that State and County Farm Bureaus accept the challenge to support the Foundation! Deadline for awards is Nov 30th. 

 

State Leader Awards – State Leader Awards are presented to the state Farm Bureaus when each board member of the respective Farm Bureau donates at least $50 to the Foundation.

The 2019 State Leader Award qualifiers are:

  • Alabama Farmers Federation
  • Arizona Farm Bureau Federation
  • Arkansas Farm Bureau Federation
  • Florida Farm Bureau Federation
  • Georgia Farm Bureau Federation
  • Illinois Farm Bureau
  • Iowa Farm Bureau Federation
  • Kansas Farm Bureau
  • Kentucky Farm Bureau Federation
  • Louisiana Farm Bureau Federation, Inc.
  • Maryland Farm Bureau, Inc.
  • Massachusetts Farm Bureau Federation, Inc.
  • Michigan Farm Bureau
  • Minnesota Farm Bureau
  • Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation
  • Missouri Farm Bureau Federation
  • Montana Farm Bureau
  • Nebraska Farm Bureau Federation
  • New York Farm Bureau, Inc.
  • North Carolina Farm Bureau Federation, Inc.
  • Ohio Farm Bureau Federation, Inc.
  • Oklahoma Farm Bureau
  • Pennsylvania Farm Bureau
  • South Dakota Farm Bureau Federation
  • Tennessee Farm Bureau Federation
  • Texas Farm Bureau
  • Washington Farm Bureau Federation
  • Wyoming Farm Bureau Federation

 

County Leader Awards – County Leader Awards are presented to county Farm Bureaus when each member of that county board of directors donates at least $25 to the Foundation.

The 2019 County Leader Award qualifiers are:

  • Broward County Farm Bureau FL
  • Charles Mix County Farm Bureau SD
  • Clay/Union County Farm Bureau SD
  • Dakota County Farm Bureau MN
  • Duval County Farm Bureau FL

Challenge Awards

Challenge awards are presented to Farm Bureau committees (national, state or county) or other groups, such as insurance agents, when 100% of that group donates at least $25 to the Foundation. Deadline for awards is Nov 30th. 

The 2019 Challenge Award qualifiers are:

  • American Farm Bureau Promotion & Education Committee
  • American Farm Bureau Women's Leadership Committee
  • American Farm Bureau Young Farmers & Ranchers Committee
  • Kansas Farm Bureau Women's Leadership Committee
  • Kentucky Farm Bureau State Women's Advisory Committee
  • Kentucky Farm Bureau State Young Farmer Advisory Committee
  • Louisiana Farm Bureau Women's Leadership Committee
  • Louisiana Farm Bureau Young Farmers & Ranchers Committee
  • Michigan Farm Bureau Promotion & Education Committee
  • Michigan Farm Bureau Promotion & Education Committee
  • Minnesota Farm Bureau Promotion & Education Committee
  • Minnesota Farm Bureau Young Farmers & Ranchers Committee
  • Oklahoma Farm Bureau State Women's Committee
  • Tennessee Farm Bureau Women's Leadership Committee
  • Utah Farm Bureau Women's Leadership Committee
  • Washington Farm Bureau Women's Leadership Committee

The Apex Award

The Apex Award is given to states that give 10% more than they did in the previous year. Individual donations, leader and challenge awards, and online auction purchases all count towards that total. 

In 2019, 19 state Farm Bureaus received Apex Awards:

  • Arkansas
  • Delaware
  • Illinois
  • Louisiana
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • New Hampshire
  • New Mexico
  • Oklahoma
  • Ohio
  • Oregon
  • South Carolina
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Washington
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming

The Scholar Award

The Scholar Award is given to 6 states – one from each member group – and is awarded to the state Farm Bureau with the highest total donations in that member group.

 

State Farm Bureaus receiving the 2019 Scholar Award are: Delaware, Illinois, Maryland, Montana, Ohio and Oklahoma.

downloads

Challenge Award Form  (docx 13.93 KB)
Leader Award Form  (docx 14.37 KB)

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