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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.

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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.

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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.

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