About the 5 Million Dollar Campaign

The goal of the Federation's Capital Campaign is to raise $6 million during our milestone  50th Anniversary year.

  • $2 million to be used to renovate, improve and expand the Federations Rural Training and Research Center in Epes, Alabama and other properties

  • $1 million in new capital to be added to the Federation's Revolving Loan Fund for Land Retention and Cooperative. Development to make first mortgage and bridge loans where funds are needed to preserve vulnerable land holdings and cooperative operations.

  • $2 million toward restoration and re-capitalization of the "Forty Acres and a Mule Endowment Fund', the income earned by this fund which will be used to support and supplement the operating budget of the Federation.

  • $1 million for basic program support, land retention strategies, debt repayment and general support.