Beneath the surface of 4-H's vibrant programs lies a cornerstone philosophy that drives its exceptional success: experiential learning. Through hands-on engagement in agriculture, STEM, community service, and leadership projects, 4-H members ... READ MORE
Engaging in a 4-H project is a valuable opportunity for youth to develop essential life skills while pursuing their interests and passions. A key aspect of managing a successful project is handling finances responsibly, especially when purchasing ... READ MORE
A youth-adult partnership is a collaborative and equitable relationship between young individuals (youth) and adults. This partnership involves working together, sharing responsibilities, and making decisions collectively to address issues, ... READ MORE
As dedicated 4-H club leaders, the journey towards creating meaningful experiences for our youth is an ongoing commitment. One crucial aspect of this journey involves taking a moment to reflect on the past year's achievements and challenges. ... READ MORE
4-H volunteers contribute significantly to a 4-H member's growth and development. When working with 4-H members, it's imperative to consider their age and use age-appropriate activities that align with their developmental stage. This strategic ... READ MORE
The essence of every thriving 4-H club is rooted in the principles of cohesion, collaboration, and a shared sense of purpose. Within each 4-H club, the focal point lies in nurturing essential team-building proficiencies, facilitating personal ... READ MORE
4-H clubs provide an excellent platform for young individuals to learn and acquire new skills. In addition to promoting personal development, 4-H clubs also offer opportunities to educate youth on various subject matters. Here are some key considerations ... READ MORE
As August arrives, so does the return to school and the familiar 4-H routine. Are you prepared?
Be sure to mark your calendars for the mandatory Glades County Youth Livestock Meetings if you intend to participate in the GCYLS show in 2024.
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Did you know January is National Mentoring Month? The definition of a mentor is an experienced or trusted advisor. In life, many of us have mentors whom we look up to and seek advice from. Did you know mentoring benefits both the mentor and ... READ MORE
Are you going to be selling your 4-H project? If so, how will you show your appreciation to your buyer?
Individuals and businesses that purchase 4-H projects do so for many reasons, but not because they must. If someone takes the time ... READ MORE