Our Mission

Mission Statement

The National Cattlemen's Foundation is advancing the future of the beef industry with passion and urgency.

We do this by:
  • Providing scholarship opportunities to inspire young people to pursue careers in agriculture
  • Offering a means for people to invest in the beef industry’s legacy and lifestyle

Purpose of the National Cattlemen's Foundation

The purpose of the National Cattlemen’s Foundation is to carry out the charitable, educational and scientific endeavors of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) and to engage in any and all lawful activities incidental to that purpose as outlined in its IRS application, Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws.

The Foundation supports educational and research activities that will ensure a wholesome and economical supply of beef to the public. The Foundation’s primary function will be to select projects and provide funding to carry out those projects that will accomplish the Foundation’s objectives.