Philanthropic funding has supported Ag Leadership for more than 20 years.
The following endowments currently fund the activities of each participant in the program.
The Chalkley Family Endowed Chair is the oldest endowed fund for Ag Leadership. Mrs. Laura Leach, her husband Buddy and her late brother, Henry Chalkley Alexander, established the endowment in 1994.
Donated by Dr. H. Rouse Caffey after his retirement as Chancellor of the LSU AgCenter. Dr. Caffey was instrumental in developing the Ag Leadership program.
Named after the first director of the program, Dr. Soileau. He was the director of the program from 1987 – 1997. The fund helps with financial assistance for participants with the Ag Leadership program fee.
Founded by the alumni association of the program, Ag Leaders of Louisiana..
The LSU AgCenter Leadership program provides opportunities for young professionals to strengthen agriculture in Louisiana from sugarcane to rice to crawfish and many more. When you support LSU Ag Leadership you're supporting agriculture in Louisiana.
Your donation will go towards the travel, tours & seminars put on for each class that comes through the program.
A donation to the LSU Foundation on behalf of the LSU Ag Leadership is a 501(c)(3) non-profit. Your donation may qualify as a charitable donation for federal income taxes. Please consult with a tax advisor.
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture