June 19 - Improving Riparian Areas on Private and Tribal Lands, Cottonwood
June 21-23 - Arizona Cowpuncher’s Reunion Rodeo, Williams
July 13 - Babbitt Ranches Colt Sale, Spider Web Camp on CO Bar (35mi NE of Flagstaff)
July 25-27 - ACGA Summer Convention, Wild Horse Pass Resort & Casino, Chandler
August 7-10 - National Cattlemen's Beef Association Summer Meeting, Denver, CO
August 7-9 - Arizona Section Society for Range Management Summer Meeting, "Babbitt Ranches Land Ethic and Tour of the CO Bar Ranch," Flagstaff
August 10 - Coconino County Cattle Growers Annual Meeting & Roping, Williams
August 24 - Greenlee Cattle Growers Annual Summer Meeting, TBD
August 24 - Mohave Livestock Association Summer Meeting, 10:00 at Rec Area 1 in the Hualapai Mountain Park on Hualapai Mountain Road
Arizona Cattle Industry Research & Education Foundation (ACIF)
Founded in 1982, ACIF, has supported Arizona's cattle industry. Devoted to two goals: sustaining the people who are engaged in the industry and care about the ranching way of life; and sustaining the land that is the source of productivity for the livestock industry.
AccomplishmentsFrom donations and earnings, ACIF has: (since 1993)
Board of Trustees
John Fowler, President
Expires 2013: Chuck Backus, Louis Maxcy, Bill McGibbon, Suzanne Menges, Mary Jo Rideout, Vicki Wilkinson.
Expires 2014: Bill Brake, Phil Clifton, Sandy Eastlake, John Fowler, Dennis Moroney, Dorothy Webb
Expires 2015: Ron Allen, Tom Bell, Norm Hinz, Richie Kennedy, Paul Orme, Linda Vensel
Past presidents of the:
Carl Stevenson, Trustee Emeritus
To date, ACIF has granted $370,900 in scholarships to 141 students in their pursuit of higher education. To apply for a scholarship, download the application, here.
Ways to Give
The Arizona Cattle Industry Research and Education Foundation is a qualified nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. Donations to the Foundation are charitable contributions and deductible from taxable income. Make contributions payable to: ACIF 1401 North 24th Street, Suite 4 Phoenix, AZ 85008.