Category: <span>Fundraising & Development</span>

Webinar August 23: Advocacy on the Job for Extension Professionals

Advocacy on the Job: A Case Study for Extension Professionals Amid Budget Cuts It’s a challenge that Extension professionals experience more often than they wish: a state’s budget process threatens to dramatically reduce or eliminate a state’s Extension and other agriculture programs. In 2015, Pennsylvania State University Extension faced elimination of its entire state appropriation. […]

CHS Foundation Contributes $150,000 to National Women in Ag Learning Network

The CHS Foundation will contribute $150,000 to eXtension to develop and implement a national online Women in Agriculture National Learning Network. The network will help women who operate and manage farms improve their quality of life by providing resources to make better business decisions while maintaining a balance with family and personal obligations. Currently, about […]

Habermeyer Joins eXtension Foundation Leadership Council

The National eXtension Foundation Leadership Council will meet March 14 at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. The March 14 meeting will announce the addition of the newest member of the council, Rear Admiral H. William Habermeyer, former CEO and President of Progress Energy. Members previously named as members of the Council include: •Robert […]