Our revitalized approach to Community Investment represents momentum and progress On the Road to Better. We focus on the three pillars outlined below, and demonstrate our commitment by working with our brand partners and giving back through Grassroots Giving grants. Grassroots Giving We support strong and vibrant rural communities where our members live and work. Apply Now Stewardship We are committed to excellence in stewarding our land, natural resources and people. Feeding the world We are committed to making healthy, safe and affordable food available to Canada and the world. UFA Community Spotlight We are proud to partner with local organizations to develop, advance and inspire their communities by providing almost half a million in grants to over 400 initiatives annually. Make this page one of your favorites, and check back often for new stories about community investment at UFA. UFA wants to send you to the ACCA Co-operative Youth Leadership Camp The ACCA Co-operative Youth Leadership Program runs weekly camps in June and July at the Goldeye Centre near Nordegg, Alberta. This summer camp program is designed to provide opportunities for youth aged 11 to 18 to learn about co-operatives, agriculture and leadership. MORE A message from Carol and Kevin Welcome to the refreshed Community Investment section and the UFA Community Spotlight on UFA.com! Today we are pleased to share UFA’s new Community Investment program and our three new pillars with you! We are excited to refocus around Grassroots Giving, Stewardship and Feeding the World. MORE Grassroots Giving Program Through our Grassroots Giving Program, we support strong and vibrant rural communities where our members live and work. We partner with local organizations to develop, advance and inspire their communities. In 2017 we provided almost half a million to fund more than 400 initiatives in 180 local communities. APPLY FOR SUPPORT UFA Community Impact Portal Giving together is part of how UFA gives back to communities. Find your opportunity here. FIND OUT MORE We are proud to work alongside our brand partners to advocate for our members, our industry and our co-operative.