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- 4-H Clover Update
News from the 4-H program.
- Get Up and Move!
4-H activities that encourage physical activity to help create healthy individuals, families and communities.
- Knox County 4-H Leaders Connection
Updates for Knox County 4-H leaders.
- Knox County 4-H News
News for Knox County 4-H families.
- McDonough County 4-H Newsletter
2012 County & State Fair Results
- 2017 4-H County Fair - Henderson
- 2017 4-H County Fair - Warren
- 2016 4-H Welding Program
- 2017 4-H County & State Fair - McDonough
- 2017 4-H Knox County
- 2017 4-H State Fair - Knox
- 2017 4-H County Fair - Knox
Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development
University of Illinois Extension
3022 W Jackson
Macomb, IL 61455
4-H Youth Development
To help youth learn skills for living.
Because we value youth and their families, we believe in:
- empowers people to voluntarily help themselves and others.
- stimulates skill development for life long living.
- builds leadership skills for betterment of self, family and community.
- improves the quality of life today and for future generations.
- focuses on individuals and relationships.
- responds to youth needs.
- maximizes community assets.
- promotes collaborations and builds partnerships.
- fosters individual and community ownership.
- mobilizes skills and talents of volunteers.
- teaches life skills through hands on experience.
- recognizes individual uniqueness.
- encourages participation regardless of economic, social or familial background, cultural status, religion, age, ability or gender.
- provides multiple perspectives.
- identifies the importance of each family regardless of its composition.
- creates a positive environment for program involvement for all.
Questions? Contact Tessa Hobbs-Curley, Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development at firstname.lastname@example.org
4-H Overnight Chaperone Orientation
The purpose of this web site is to provide training for individuals who will be responsible for the health and safety of 4-H youth development participants at overnight events and activities.
Lots of useful information about current projects, fun things to do and special 4-H opportunities.
Illinois 4-H Foundation
The Illinois 4-H Foundation raises funds from individuals, corporations, and organizations that supplement state and county 4-H programs