Discover what's happening in youth development!
April 17, 2019
Dakota County Program Coordinator Abby Wagner serves her county's youth by seeking individualized passions from a young age.
April 12, 2019
A spark is very special. Read Jennifer Skuza’s reflections on why finding your spark, and encouraging its discovery our youth, is one of the best ways a 4-H volunteer can spend their time.
April 10, 2019
Jennifer Winningham-Floden is a 4-H volunteer from Grant County. After recently relaying her club leader role, she continues to be involved on the county level and encourages others to get involved, too!
April 3, 2019
As 4-H leaders, it is our privilege and responsibility to partner with youth in creating learning experiences that challenge them to be change agents who think globally and act locally. To consider the world as they engage with people in their family, club and community.
April 3, 2019
Polk County Program Coordinator Katie Becker knows first-hand the difference that 4-H can make. She knows it not only because she has worked in three different Minnesota counties, but because of the difference that the program made for her.
March 25, 2019
Being a camp counselor is his favorite 4-H experience so far. By working with younger youth in this role, Tanner has grown leadership and communication skills. He has been a camper for a few summers at his region’s 4-H camp before he became a camp counselor.
March 9, 2019
For Vern and Kay Ristau, being involved in the 4-H youth development program is a family tradition. One they were glad to pass on to their children and grandchildren too.
March 2, 2019
Anoka County alum Robert Lilligren explains how 4-H has excelled his personal and professional career through its value of serving others.
February 28, 2019
In 4-H, we teach youth to be advocates for their projects. And we hope they'll raise their voice for a peer or a cause they're passionate about. We teach them to advocate for agriculture, STEM, and everything in between. Charles M. of Dodge county has learned all these things, but above all he's learned to advocate for himself.
January 22, 2019
Jennifer Skuza discusses the importance of flow and creating space for it.