American National CattleWomen Foundation

The American National CattleWomen Foundation is a non-profit  501 c3 Foundation, organized and founded by ANCW members to generate funds for charitable, scientific, or educational purposes.

Most of the funds donated have been invested with the dividends and interest going for scholarships and educational programs. Grants have been administered as directed. Based upon performance, since 1992, more than $50,000 in scholarships have been applied to college tuition for the winning Beef Ambassadors. Educational and leadership programs at ANCW conventions also qualify for support from the Foundation.

Please donate today and support our efforts for a strong future.

Donate by check:
American National CattleWomen Foundation
C/O Mary Jo Rideout
352 Adkins Valley Lane
Sheridan, WY 82801

Click Here to Donate Online


Give in memory of a loved one or your preferred allocation:
Fill out our memorial/allocation form


Foundation Grant Application
2019 Legacy Scholarship (word doc)


Photo Contest

The ANCW Foundation is hosting a photo contest that will feature FIVE winning photographs on a set of note cards, which will be available for purchase once the winners have been chosen.

Please send your favorite, agricultural-themed pictures to by February 28th.  Each entry can submit up to but no more than 5 pictures.

The winners will be announced by April 1st and the notecards will be available for purchase by May 1st.  Purchase information will be made available once the note cards have been printed.


AmazonSmile – You Shop. Amazon Gives.
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the American National CattleWomen Foundation, Inc.

Under your Amazon account, select Your AmazonSmile and select American National Cattlewomen Foundation, Inc.