Money management is a complex topic. Teaching youth about money can be even more challenging. So, what are some lessons that young people can learn that will help put them on the path of financial success?
Wants versus needs
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2022- Central District All Faculty Symposium - 4-H Youth Development
K.Henry, UF/IFAS Extension Seminole County, Sanford, FL.
Situation: The Seminole County 4-H program presented multiple opportunities for increased volunteer engagement. ... READ MORE
Lifelong friends, learning, and leading are just a few aspects of the University of Florida IFAS Extension Seminole County 4-H program. Find out why you(th) should join 4-H!
4-H provides a place for youth to belong.
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What do bees, butter, herbs, and tortillas have in common? They were all part of the University of Florida IFAS Extension Seminole County Farm to Fork 4-H Food Prep Camp. Youth ages 11-13 learned about science, agriculture, healthy eating ... READ MORE
Acting, autism, and baseball rituals; moving, England, and school Wi-Fi were all topics for the Seminole County 4-H Public Speaking County Competition. Sixth-grade youth from schools all over Seminole County vied for the top spots.
The Florida ... READ MORE
In the 4-H pledge, we pledge our heads to clearer thinking... hearts to greater loyalty... hands to larger service and health to better living "for my club, my community, my country, and my world.” But what does that mean? In 4-H, we strive ... READ MORE
“Wishin’ and hopin’ and thinkin’ and prayin’”* are what many of us do hoping that our goals will come to fruition. However, how do we know if we are actually successful without a plan? One way of evaluating goals is to be S.M.A.R.T.. ... READ MORE
Americans fear public speaking more than death. The comedian Jerry Seinfeld joked that “People would rather die than give the eulogy.” Have no fear! Sixth grade youth in Seminole County have the opportunity to learn skills and gain confidence ... READ MORE
Games, fried food, and midway rides, oh my! The Central Florida Fair is just around the corner and the food and the fun is just the beginning of it. The Central Florida Fair also gives 4-H youth in Seminole, Orange, Brevard, Lake, Osceola, and ... READ MORE
You take the stage, the spot light shines on you and you are given the cue. Have you ever wanted to be up on stage? Do you like to sing? Enjoy dancing? Know a good joke or comedy routine? Do you have an interest in drama? Do you like to perform?
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