Women Give Back to Local Communities

Dec. 15, 2016

ag_angelsThe Florida Farm Bureau Women’s Leadership Committee approved more than a $17,000 distribution to various charitable organizations through the Women’s Fund.

The Fund supports charities that focus on children, nutrition and women’s health issues. The following charitable organization will receive monetary contributions:

Each year county Farm Bureaus are encouraged to contribute 10-cents per member for the Women’s fund. The fund exemplifies the compassion of the agricultural community.

Farm Bureau volunteers across the state donate an average of 50,000 hours to local charities annually.

Since its inception in 1974, the Women’s Fund has given away more than $200,000 to local charities.

To find out how to become part of the Farm Bureau Women’s volunteer network, contact your local county Farm Bureau.