Leadership Development

4-H Sask Delegates

November 13, 2018
4-H is important to me because 4-H has made me into the person I am today. 4-H has made me into a confident leader. Through 4-H I have met so many amazing life-long friends. It is not possible for me…
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4-H Saskatchewan

November 13, 2018
4-H is important to me because it teaches us the skills we’ll need to use everyday, and it it does in a way that makes it fun, interesting and memorable. I’ve met so many amazing people, and I wouldn’t be…
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4-H Lifer

November 9, 2018
I have been involved with the 4-H for 16 years. I have been a member, a BC Ambassador, a facilitator at regional, provincial, and now national events, I am currently a leader, and treasurer for the Vancouver Island Regional Council.…
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How 4-H Made Me the Person I Am Today

November 9, 2018
4-H has been a huge part of my life since I first joined when I was just nine years old. Older members helped bring me out of my shell and created the extrovert I am today. 4-H has opened more…
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Greetings from Saskatchewan

November 9, 2018
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#Show Your 4-H Colors

November 9, 2018
I was raised in a small town in Nova Scotia and didn’t really know much about 4-H. I always though you had to live on a farm to be in 4-H, however, when my daughter was 11 she learned about…
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Showing My Colours

November 8, 2018
4-H is important to me because I get to attend great opportunities and adventures. As well I get to meet and see friends that will last a long time!!!! The best 4-H memory is going to camp and going on…
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Proud To Show My Colours

November 8, 2018
4-H over the last couple years has had a lasting impact on who I’ve become. I have become more outgoing, resourceful and apt to help those around me because of 4-H. I have attended several provincial 4-H opportunities and have…
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My True Colours

November 8, 2018
4-H is important to me because it has allowed me to become more confident in sharing my thoughts, and has allowed me to form strong friendships with those across the province, and country. Therefore, showing my 4-H colours by communicating…
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Leaders Rock Too!

November 8, 2018
4-H is a big part of my life. As an alumni, parent and and now an overall club leader and district council president, I have met many wonderful people across Canada. It makes me so proud to be part of…
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Three Generations of 4-H Leaders

November 8, 2018
Even though we didn’t move to Canada until 1980, the love of 4-H took root quickly. I got my start in the South Simcoe Dairy Club back in 1982 when my Dad gave me my very first calf. I was…
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Green for Growth

November 8, 2018
The 4-H colour is green, the colour of growth. Through 4-H, I, and so many others, have grown and continue to grow in our leadership, communication, knowledge, and in our selves. Each club I have completed taught me skills, each…
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Really!! Showing My Colours

November 8, 2018
4-H is important to me because I live on a farm and it gives me something to do with my animals. My best 4-H memory is going on all the trips that 4-H prepares. Yes I have raised 4-H awareness,…
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4-H Alberta Raised

October 3, 2018
My 4-H story is so deeply entwined with who I am as a person today that the idea of separating it out from the overall story makes the rest seem quite insignificant. Through my 10 years as a member of…
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Not Far From the Tree

January 5, 2018
4-H and One Family’s Strong Roots by Kim Daynard 4-H taught me how to make healthy and tasty whole wheat and pumpernickel breads, properly replace a button, sew a pale yellow jersey shirt from a pattern (which instantly became a…
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It’s all about the journey!

November 30, 2017
Cathy’s story I loved my years as a 4-H member of Napan 4-H Club! My club introduced me to an entirely new community and I had the opportunity to travel provincially, regionally, nationally and internationally. These years were before social…
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An Indescribable Journey – I Hope It Never Ends

November 27, 2017
Bailey’s Story In January of 2006, I joined the Chilliwack 4-H Dog Club, as what was then called a “pre-club” member, (now we call them Young Farmers). I never could have imagined what a journey it would be for me.…
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A Great Canadian Horse Story

November 16, 2017
Joie McBryan Like any good story, there needs to have a cast of interesting characters and a great story line. This story has a cast that includes horses, the renowned Canadian RCMP Musical Ride and a group of 4-H members…
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4-H is Great! Cheryl’s Story

November 13, 2017
4-H has become so important, not to just me, but, to my family, my club, and my community. 4-H gives everyone involved a sense of value and self-appreciation. It allows people to be themselves, to be unique, yet it also…
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Because of 4-H: Sydney’s Story

November 8, 2017
Being a member for over nine years, I’ve grown up with 4-H and it has made me who I am today. I have worked with a variety of animals and tried my hand at lifeskill projects. 4-H has given me…
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Fredericton Convention Centre Showing Their 4-H Colours

November 1, 2017
This November 1st the beautiful Fredericton Convention Centre in downtown Fredericton, New Brunswick will be lighting in green in recognition of Show Your 4-H Colours Day. 4-H Canada would like to thank the administration staff for showing their support and…
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B.C Place Stadium showing their 4-H colours

November 1, 2017
This November 1st BC Place Stadium will be lighting the night green in recognition of Show Your 4-H Colours Day. 4-H Canada would like to thank the administration staff for showing their support and helping to raise the awareness of…
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A Snapshot of my 4-H Experience!

November 1, 2017
In 2015, I was awarded the top 4-H member in Perth County. I was a member for nine years and completed 41 clubs. Attended multiple Go For The Gold competitions both locally and regionally. When I graduated three years ago,…
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Eat, Sleep, 4-H, Repeat!

November 1, 2017
4-H Canada, Alberta YAC Rep Cassidy Barnert Looking back, it’s pretty crazy to think that this adventure all started when my parents signed me up for 4-H as a shy little 8-year-old on a very stubborn pony. She was definitely…
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4-H …. A Family Affair

October 31, 2017
What is 4-H’s recipe for success? Positive Youth Development – the key difference between 4-H and many other youth organizations. It’s the essence of why 4-H leaders and programs have such a profoundly positive impact on members. 4-H allows youth…
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Lifetime of Memories & Lessons

October 27, 2017
I’ve joked before, about how I have been involved with 4-H since I was an infant; my mother, a 4-H alumni from Freetown Harmony 4-H Club on PEI, brought me to my first 4-H event (a dairy show and sale)…
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Community Engagement and Communications Pillar

October 26, 2017
4-H Canada provides opportunities for youth to get involved in their community as active, engaged leaders to help affect positive change within Canada and across the globe. Community engagement means: Effecting positive change in your community and beyond Seeking out…
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Science and Technology Pillar

October 26, 2017
Description: 4-H’ers are catalysts for change and drivers of innovation in science and technology. Engaging young people in hands-on science and technology-based projects is the focus of this 4-H Canada leadership development pillar. The backbone of these activities will be…
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Environment and Healthy Living Pillar

October 26, 2017
4-H Canada ensures our programs and activities create opportunities for youth to succeed by letting them focus on exploration and self-discovery. At the heart of the Environment & Healthy Living pillar is: Learning to be stewards of the environment by…
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