What is 4-H?
4-H is a community of young people across America who are learning leadership, citizenship and life skills. 4-H is an informal education program for families where children gain life skills, and parents become the best partners in their child’s education to ensure success in life. Youth are provided opportunities to gain self-awareness about personal health and well-being and the need to create and support healthy environments.
Club Program Offerings
Youth members and adult leaders have many opportunities to participate in programming on several levels. They are; Club – County – District – Regional and State. Clubs can choose from over 85 projects and activities including:
What are the benefits?
Research shows that youth involved in 4-H clubs are more likely to be educationally motivated, have more confidenceand communicate better than their peers. These youth also gain a positive sense of Belonging, Mastery, Independence, and Generosity.
How do I get involved? What happens next?
The 4-H Staff Representative for your community will help you to form a 4-H club consisting of children and parents or guardians that will;
Did you know?
Our mottos are; “To make the best better” and “Learning by doing”. Our educational mission areas for youth are; Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM), Healthy Lifestyles and, Citizenship.
We are not just about cows and cooking! We still do that, but we are so much more! For more information, go to 4-H FAQs
Last updated January 7, 2021