As a mission-based cooperative lender and member of the Farm Credit System, CoBank is committed to serving as a good corporate citizen. The bank maintains a variety of corporate social responsibility programs primarily focused on rural America and the vitality of rural communities and industries.
CoBank supports programs that address food access and nutrition while creating new markets and sources of demand for farmers.
CoBank supports hundreds of organizations that promote the policy interests of cooperatives and the rural industries we serve.
CoBank provides millions of dollars in funding for charitable organizations and programs that address critical social and economic needs in the communities we serve.
CoBank celebrates its people, our differences, our diverse backgrounds, perspectives, experiences, skills and our shared success.
CoBank contributes to universities and other institutions that are developing the next generation of farmers and rural business leaders.
CoBank invests in equity funds that promote job creation and economic development in rural communities.
In times of crisis, CoBank is committed to doing its part to aid impacted communities as they work to rebuild and recover.
CoBank takes meaningful steps to reduce the environmental impact of its business operations. and supports projects that promote responsible stewardship of natural resources.
Growing Rural America
Learn more about corporate citizenship at CoBank by reading our annual corporate social responsibility report, Growing Rural America. The report provides complete information about our various citizenship programs as well as stories that illustrate the real-world impact of these programs have in rural communities.