AAW Foundation

AAW_foundation_logo_finalOur purpose is to receive and administer funds for promoting and developing educational and leadership programs and opportunities relevant to agriculture. Our overall objective of this organization shall be educational.

 Other objectives include:

  • To raise funds to support education about agriculture, agricultural education, and leadership development.
  • To promote the leadership of American Agri-Women through scholarships, grants, projects, and training.
  • To serve as a partner with American Agri-Women in the development of educational and leadership programs and materials.

We have nine members from across the United States. The terms are three years and there is a two-term limit.

• President: Jacquie Compston
• Vice President: Linda Schiffer
• Secretary: Jenny Stelmach
• Treasurer: Chris Wilson
• Anna Morrison
• Maggie Howley
• Lesley Schmidt
• Linda Swiercinsky
• Maggie Howley
• AAW Liaison: Arlene Kovash, Vice President of Communication

Would you like to contribute?

The AAW Foundation is funded by donations. If you would like to make a donation please use this form and send it to:

AAW Foundation
2103 Zeandale Rd
Manhattan, KS 66502

If you have questions please email foundation@americanagriwomen.org.


American Agri-Women Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, with an IRS ruling year of 1978, and donations are tax-deductible.


We are a force for truth, a reasoned, non-partisan voice for the agricultural community to the public.