Give Back Program

Since its inception 12 years ago, Corder and Associates’ team members have given back over $100,000 to local non-profits of their choice with our Give Back Program. In response to the support and care we receive from our local community members and businesses, we believe it is our responsibility to give back a portion of our proceeds to non-profits within those communities.

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Scholarship Recipients 2023

May 7th, 2023
Trampus & Staci Corder

Corder and Associates has been contributing scholarships as part of their Give Back Program for 11 years and counting! Giving back to the community is a passion for the Corder and Associates team. Through the Give Back Program, agents donate portions of their earnings to a nonprofit of their choice. In addition to the Give Back contributions and the scholarship awards, over $100,000 has been donated and awarded!


Terry Wrestling Club

April 15th, 2023
Megan Pirtz

The Terry Wrestling Club is committed to the improvement of athletic and personal growth through the sport of wrestling by fostering an environment with mentorship and resources to help the youth reach their maximum potential.


Warriors & Quiet Waters

April 14th, 2023
Craig Del Grande

Warriors & Quiet Waters guides post-9/11 combat veterans and their loved ones to thrive and find peace, meaning, and purpose through fly fishing and other inspirational activities in nature. Through outdoor experiences, veterans find space to ponder the big questions about their life after service: What do I want to do with my life? What do I value? What brings me joy? Through this reflection, veterans can find their new mission in life after service.


Valley Community Center

April 12th, 2023
Charlie Duffey

The Valley Community Center is the culmination of a 20-year dream that was made a reality by the hard work, dedication and generosity of the residents of the Little Snake River Valley. The Community Center provides a dedicated exercise room for CrossTRX, Pilates, and Yoga, a full basketball court, a walking track and many other exercise machines. In addition the center also has rooms to rent for your personal/business events.

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Great Falls Children’s Receiving Home

April 7th, 2023
Jennifer Birkeland, April Stene, & Cheyenne Wilson

Great Falls Children’s Receiving Home (GFCRH) is a private non-profit agency, established in 1966, to provide safe, temporary shelter to thousands of children, ages birth to seventeen who have been removed from their homes of origin due to child abuse, neglect, abandonment, parental drug use, domestic violence and parental incarceration. GFCRH is a safe haven showing children that abuse is the exception- not the norm.


Fox Power Performance

March 30th, 2023
Kelsey Eisenzimer

Fox Power Performance is “The On Ice Edge;” a culmination of vast hockey knowledge and technical figure skating experience. Training beginner through advanced hockey players in the areas of edgework, endurance and agility, they focus on creating athletes that represent Montana and experience success in all areas of life!


Fort Benton FFA Chapter

March 22nd, 2023
April Stene, Jennifer Birkeland & Cheyenne Wilson

Future Farmers of America (FFA) is a dynamic youth organization that changes lives and prepares members for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education. FFA develops members’ potential and helps them discover their talent through hands-on experiences, which give members the tools to achieve real-world success.

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Sanders County Cancer Network

March 16th, 2023
Lisa Hampton & Ben Castle

The Sanders County Cancer Network provides financial and emotional support for people that are fighting cancer. The program has given over $900,000 since it was founded.



March 16th, 2023
Lisa Hampton & Ben Castle

Thompson River Animal Care Shelter is dedicated to the welfare of animals in Northwestern Montana. Our goal is to provide shelter for the lost, homeless, neglected, and abused animals until a suitable loving home can be found. TRACS is a no kill shelter that finds loving homes for over 1,000 animals a year.


Garfield County Food Bank

March 6th, 2023
Aaron Carroll

For the last 18 years, the Garfield County Food Bank has provided food items to local residents in need. Working mainly from occasional grants and donations, the Food Bank stretches the money as far as they can. Unfortunately, this year the funds started to run very low and the Food Bank was in danger of no longer being able to provide this service. Hearing of the need, Aaron Carroll generously donated his funds from this year’s Give Back Program to the Food Bank.


Angel’s Eye Sanctuary

March 3rd, 2023
Kate Sousa

The purpose of Angel’s Eyes Sanctuary as a public charity is to rescue and provide protection and welfare to domestic animals, specializing in the vision and hearing impaired. The rescue is open to all animals in need of adoption possibilities available.


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4-H Club

March 2nd, 2023
Zach McKinley

4-H offers more than 200 different projects and hands-on learning experiences that actively engage youth while having fun. From learning sewing, crafting, building, to raising an animal, shooting sports, conservation and robotics. 4-H offers youth a wide range of choices and opportunities for them to learn and grow.

Scholarship Recipients 2022

Trampus & Staci Corder

We are passionate about giving back to the community and feel strongly about supporting students as they venture out to launch their college careers.


Glacier Hockey Association

April 13th, 2022
Kelsey Eisenzimer

Glacier Hockey Association is a non-profit, youth hockey program located in Whitefish. Kelsey Eisenzimer and her boys moved to the Flathead Valley this last summer and joined GHA. Everyone there was welcoming. Great friendships with the coaches, players and parents has been a huge part of their lives during the short time they’ve lived here. GHA provides a fun, safe and rewarding learning environment for youth athletes while offering high quality hockey programs at an affordable price.

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April 9th, 2022
Lisa Hampton

It’s a blessing to bless. The Corder and Associates give back program enables its realtors to give back to nonprofits in their community. Ben Castle and Lisa Hampton chose TRACS because they deeply believe in their program and all they do for animals in need.


Wild Skies Raptor Center

April 3rd, 2022
Kate Sousa

At Corder and Associates we believe it tis important to give back to our community. Kate Sousa gave a donation to Wild Skies Raptor Center. The care and dedication that the center gives the birds to aid in their recovery and release back into the wild is incredible. These raptors are super special birds and we are glad there are places like Wild Skies Raptor Center to help ensure they are here for future generations to see out in their natural habitat.


Highwood Rural Fire Department and Fort Benton Memorial Ambulance

March, 31st 2022
Jennifer Birkeland

Donations went to Highwood Rural Fire Department and Fort Benton Memorial Ambulance.


Peppy 4-H Club of Lavina, MT

March, 13th 2022
Zach McKinley

This years recipient was the Peppy 4-H Club of Lavina, MT in Golden Valley County. These kids will be doing everything from market animals, culinary and much more. It was my privilege as a 4-H alum myself to donate to these kids!


Garfield County Shooting Sports Program

March, 9th 2022
Aaron Carroll

Presenting check to Garfield County Shooting Sports Program. The program is designed to: Give youth safe instruction and training in the use of firearms and conservation. Enhance self-confidence, personal development, responsibility and sportsmanship. Create an appreciation and understanding of natural resources. Develop leadership within 4-H parameters for youth and adults. Expand 4-H membership and involve more volunteer leaders. Provide certified volunteer instructors with safe and proper instructional techniques and information on how to plan and manage shooting and conservation clubs.


Toby's House Crisis Nursery

March 3rd, 2022
Nick Schmele

Nick Schmele of Corder and Associates presenting a check to Susie Zeak of Toby’s House Crisis Nursery.
Toby’s House is committed to the prevention of child abuse and neglect by providing crisis, respite and transitional care for children 0-6. They believe all children deserve a safe, loving, and immediate shelter during a family’s crisis. To find out more about Toby’s House visit their page @tobyshousemt or online!


Veterans Support Center

March, 24th 2021
Craig Del Grande

Check presentation to the Veterans Support Center for $2500. This group is working on a program to help stop 17 deaths a day just involving Veterans. What a great cause! Craig, Broker with Corder and Associates and his wife  Jill Del Grande are the top contributors to this program so far!


Help for Homeless Pets

March 23rd, 2021
Pam Amundsen

Pam Amundsen, licensed in Montana and Wyoming presenting her Give Back Contribution to Help for Homeless Pets.


Highwood Women's Club

March 3rd , 2021
Jennifer Birkeland

Realtor Jennifer Birkeland presenting Vice President Bobbette Birkeland of the Highwood Women’s Club with a donation. Jennifer is a part of the Highwood community and wanted to share her donation with the Women’s Club as they support the community in numerous ways.


Happy Valley 4H Club

February, 2021
Megan Pirtz

Megan Pirtz presents a check to the officers of Happy Valley 4H club in Prairie County. The club was just recently reactivated and funds were certainly welcome and appreciated. 4H is a huge asset for the youth in the Ag community of Prairie County.


Thompson River Animal Care Shelter

February, 2021
Lisa Hampton

“It feels so good to give! One of the many things I love about my company Corder and Associates is the “Give Back Program”. Today I was able to present a check to TRACS, my favorite non-profit in our community. Thompson River Animal Care Shelter was founded in 2006 by Wanda Thorpe and Warren Winter. I have watched these two and their team commit their lives to rehoming over 1000 pets a year, helping out in abuse cases and spay and neuter programs. I even got to hold a puppy! My heart is content!”


Dedman Animal Shelter

February, 2021
April Schmele

 April Schmele, Realtor and Corder and Associates Office Manager presents her 2021 Give Back donation check to Roger Corder, Chairman of the Dedman Animal Shelter located in Fort Benton, MT.

The Florence Dedman Animal Shelter and Foundation Is a private low kill shelter that work off of donations from grants and from private donors. The meaning of a “low kill” shelter is animals will not be euthanized because of lack of space or because they have been in the shelter for a long time. All animals get a vet check when they arrive and appropriate vaccinations for their age. They also make sure that all animals are spayed and neutered.


Eagle Mount Billings

January, 2021
Zach McKinley

An awesome part of being with Corder is our Giveback Program. I was fortunate enough to donate a portion of my 2020 earnings to a local non-profit. Macie and I chose Eagle Mount Billings.