Foundation

The RMFU Educational and Charitable Foundation promotes the well-being of rural communities and the family farmers and ranchers of Wyoming, Colorado, and New Mexico. The Foundation offers leadership training, youth education opportunities, funds and expertise to groups and individuals involved in cooperative enterprises, local food initiatives, and hometown community initiatives.

The RMFU Cooperative and Economic Development Center works with USDA Rural Development to fund programs that promote rural communities and economies. The Foundation plays a large role in the development of sustainable rural energy programs.