Monthly Foundation Update: November 2020

Cole Ketterling, from the Wishek FFA Chapter and past State FFA President, was named this year’s American Star Farmer! Cole is the second-ever North Dakota FFA Member to receive this prestigous award. Read more about Cole and his award here.

Blue Jackets Bright Futures application closed! We received 245 applications. The next step will be judging. We look forward to releasing results soon! Thank you to those who donated a jacket to this Foundation program. Because of you, 260 jackets will be given to members throughout North Dakota. Jackets will be sent directly to members in the next couple of months. We awarded 234.

The ND FFA Foundation raised $3,245 on Giving Tuesday! Thank you to everyone who helped us exceed our $1,201 goal!

Our Fall newsletter is in the works! Look for it in your mailboxes soon!

The ND FFA Foundation Board of Directors met on 11/17 for their annual meeting.

Six new Sponsor/Donor Board Members were elected!
New board members include:
Allen Giese
Travis Maddock
Joshua DeMorrett
Zane Manhart
Joshua Swanson
Jason Rohr

Giving Hearts Day is February 13th! Would you like to pledge as a Match Donor? Meet those who have!

• Zacharias Family
• ND Farm Bureau
• ProSeed
• Titan Machinery

2008-09 State Officer Team $500.00
1991-1992 State Officer Team $500.00
Marcia Young $1,000.00
In Memory of Alexa Young $500.00
Bell Bank $1,000.00
Brian and Deanne Gierke $1,000.00
Nodak Mutual Insurance $2,000.00
Peterson Farms Seed $1,000.00
Dahltin Pahl $1,000.00
Joel & Joyce Janke $1,000.00
In Memory of Jim Kirkeide $1,500.00
Taya Spelhaug $1,000.00
Beth and Wayne Stenehjem $1,000.00
Jeff & Susan Hagel $500.00
Brian & Julie Vculek $1,000.00
Logan Behm $500.00

Abovo $500.00
Myron Johs $500
Beth Allen $500

To become a Match Donor, contact Andrew at or by calling 701.532.0576.

We’re hiring!
The ND FFA Foundation is hiring a Program Coordinator. Learn more and/or apply for this role here.