AgrIInstitute Establishes Endowment at Putnam County Community Foundation

AgrIInstitute, a statewide organization that serves the Indiana agricultural industry announced the creation of its 14th Indiana Community Foundation endowment. AgrIInstitute is a people-capacity building organization that builds people networks for agriculture and rural Indiana. Its premier program is the Agricultural Leadership Program, a two year leadership development program for adults engaged in agricultural and related industry careers. The program features 12 seminars for each ALP class every two years and provides 10 in-state three-day seminars featuring training in public policy issues and leadership skill development areas. In addition, class members attend a week of study in Washington DC and two weeks of international study. The goal for the program is to prepare class members to be effective leaders.