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Kids Cove Receives Donation

The sixth and final Central Prairie Co-op/Land O’Lakes matching fund donation goes to Kids Cove, an after school program in Sterling, Kansas. This program provides kids kindergarten through 6th grade a place to go after school until their parents can get off work. The program runs from 3-6 pm during the school year and 7 am – […]

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Pro Value Peak Performance

Central Prairie Co-op had four employees attend the Pro Value Peak Performance Management Seminar that was set up over a four month period. The seminar was designed to help prepare management employees to be more efficient, organized and to get the most out of the employees they supervise. The series was broken up into four […]

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Fifth Donation to Kids Krossing

The fifth matching funds donation from Central Prairie Co-op and Land O’Lakes went to Kids Krossing in Nickerson, Kansas on December 20th. Kids Krossing is an after school program that is held at the Nickerson United Methodist Church for children K-6th grade. Kids Krossing is a safe place for children to go after school to […]

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Sterling Food Bank Receives Donation

On December 19th, CPC General Manager Joe Schauf, CPC Board Member Mark Engelland and CPC Sterling Farmstore Branch Manager David Lockhart presented Sterling Food Bank Representative Darleen Risley with a check from CPC and a matching funds check from Land O’Lakes. Risley said “We are very thankful to have such a donation. The Food Bank will be […]

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Central Plains FFA Receives Donation

The third donation amount was given to the Central Plains High School FFA Chapter on December 19th. The matching funds donation from Central Prairie Co-op and Land O’Lakes was presented to Jim Ryan. “Receiving the donations provided by Central Prairie Co-op and Land O’Lakes will help us fund our trip to national judging contests coming […]

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American Legion Post 247 Receives Donation

This year Central Prairie Co-op General Manager, Joe Schauf asked the CPC employee group if they knew of an organization in their community that had a need. Adams Corner Office Clerk, Macy Stephan of the Mount Hope area submitted the Curry-Ross Post 247 American Legion of Mount Hope. The American Legion displays flags at the local cemeteries and is in need of […]

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Donation Matched for Food Bank

For the past several years, the Central Prairie Co-op Board of Directors give back to the different communities within the trade area by making donations to organizations that have a need. The donations are matched by Land O Lakes, a regional coop of which Central Prairie Co-op is a member. This year CPC will be making donations to six different organizations. To be able to […]

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2016 Angel Tree a Success

For years, the Goodfellows of Southern Rice County ask for businesses and churches to volunteer to host an “Angel Tree” with “angels” ages newborn through 14+ that are in need of a Christmas toy (sometimes this toy might be the only toy the child will receive for Christmas). For the second year, Central Prairie Co-op has hosted a tree. This year […]

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Frederick Receives 2016-2017 CoBank Outstanding Student Scholarship

October 11, 2016 (MANHATTAN, Kan.) – Karly Frederick of Alden, Kansas, a senior in agribusiness; Allison Nickelson of Penokee, Kansas, a junior in agribusiness; and Kristin Stiebe of Kinsley, Kansas, a junior in agribusiness, have each been awarded the CoBank Outstanding Student Scholarship through the Arthur Capper Cooperative Center and the Department of Agricultural Economics […]

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