Through our funding of research and education, the National Farmers Foundation seeks to build on and strengthen the work of the National Farmer Union and the progressive farm movement in Canada.
How to Donate to the National Farmers Foundation
The National Farmers Foundation is a Registered Canadian Charity (# 882622368 RR0001); official tax receipts are issued for all contributions of $10.00 or more.
The National Farmers Foundation gratefully accepts donations:
By Credit Card on-line at www.CanadaHelps.org
Monthly donations and memorial donations may also be made through our CanadaHelps page.
By cheque: Please make cheque payable to The National Farmers Foundation and mail to:
National Farmers Foundation
c/o Christina Magill
146F Clinton Street
Toronto, ON M6G 2Y3
Through Charitable Bequests (instructions in a will leaving either a percentage of one’s estate or a stated dollar amount or NFU building shares to the National Farmers Foundation).
The majority of the Foundation’s donations are received from National Farmers Union Members and Associate Members. The Board of Directors of the National Farmers Foundation wishes to thank all the individuals who support its ongoing efforts.
Who We Are
The National Farmers Foundation is governed and run by a five-person voluntary Board of Directors. It operates at arms-length and independent from the structure and authority of the National Farmers Union. Directors are in sympathy with the goals, objectives, and policies of the National Farmers Union. As per its by-laws, three directors are Members of the NFU and two are Associate Members of the NFU.
The current Board Members are President Michelle Melnyk, Secretary Yuill Herbert, Treasurer Christina Magill, Directors Kalissa Regier and Carla Roppel.
The National Farmers Foundation does not accept unsolicited proposals.