Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is the NC FFA Foundation?

A: The NC FFA Foundation is a separate non-profit organization that works with businesses, individuals, and organizations that donate funds for FFA programs, events, and scholarships throughout the state for middle and high school students. Fund raising efforts for the North Carolina FFA Foundation operate under the auspices of the North Carolina Agricultural Foundation, Inc., a 501 (c) 3 non-profit (tax id 56-6049304).

Q: How is the NC FFA Foundation connected to the NC FFA Association?

A: The NC FFA Foundation raises money to support programs and events put on by the NC FFA Association, such as state convention, career development events, and scholarships.

Q: Why should I support NC FFA?

A: FFA teaches students valuable life and leadership skills and readies them for their future careers through competitions, workshops, camps, and other programs that available to NC FFA's 20,000+ members.

Q: How do I make a donation?

A: You can make a donation by making a check out to the NC Agricultural Foundation and sending it to:

NC FFA Foundation
NCSU Campus Box 7654
Raleigh, NC 27695-7654.

Please note which area you would like to donate to (example: Career Development Events, Proficiency Awards, NC FFA Center, General, etc.) Contact Alycia Thornton at (919) 513-7068 or alycia_thornton@ncsu.edu if you would like to support a specfic event or award.

You can also make a donation online by clicking here.

Q: Is my donation tax-deductible?

A: Yes, all donations to the NC FFA Foundation are tax deductible due to our 501 (c) 3 status. You will receive an official receipt from NC State University for the tax-deductible portion of your contribution.