GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Florida 4-H Hall of Fame recognizes outstanding 4-H alumni, volunteers, professionals and leaders who have made significant contributions to the 4-H community and beyond. This year, Florida 4-H is pleased to announce ... READ MORE
Written by Benjamin Wolking, Florida 4-H State Council Treasurer
Yesterday, February 18th, was UF and Florida 4-H giving day. Throughout the day, youth members, adult volunteers, family, friends, and those wanting to help the Florida 4-H program ... READ MORE
By Anastasia Godfrey
In 2020, a lot of us found new ways to occupy ourselves at home because of the pandemic and the extreme boredom that followed. For me, escaping this boredom was a bit of a task, so I decided to try some new things; 1000 ... READ MORE
Written By Will Eubanks, Florida 4-H State Council Reporter
As I’m finishing out my 13th year as a 4-H member, I’m reflecting back on all the things that I’ve gained. My entire childhood is wrapped up in 4-H and it has provided so ... READ MORE
COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT: Alliance of Therapy Dogs
COUNTY OF 4-H PARTICIPATION: Hillsborough
YEARS SPENT IN 4-H: 4
Shelby's experience as a member in the Patchwork 4-H Club more than a decade ago fostered a lifelong passion. ... READ MORE
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Since 2002, Florida 4-H has inducted 183 members into the Florida 4-H Hall of Fame. This prestigious ceremony recognizes outstanding individuals who have made significant contributions to 4-H and their community. Members ... READ MORE
E. Fletcher, UF/IFAS Extension, St. Johns County, St. Augustine, FL and Tim Wilson, UF/IFAS Extension, St. Johns County, St. Augustine, FL.
Situation: Once upon a time, St. Johns County, Florida was equally as rural as several of its neighboring ... READ MORE
L. Cash, UF/IFAS Extension, Volusia County, DeLand, FL.
Situation and Objectives: Diversity and inclusion are critical concepts for youth to understand and put in practice (Tirell-Corbin, 2015). In 4-H, we focus on life skills related to ... READ MORE
M. Bailey, UF/IFAS Extension, Marion County, Ocala, FL
Situation: Florida’s climate and pests create a challenge for growing food crops. The target audience are Marion County residents with little or no experience who want to produce food ... READ MORE
J.S. Kelly, UF/IFAS Extension, St. Johns County, St. Augustine, FL.
Situation: In the 2017-2018 4-H year, the St. Johns County 4-H program had more than 20 volunteer organizational leaders. In an end-of-the-year survey given to 60 youth from ... READ MORE