A delegation of 18 North Carolina 4-H youth and three adults representing 15 counties, together with Yadkin County, attended the one hundredth annual Nationwide 4-H Congress, which was held in Atlanta, Georgia.
The North Carolina delegation returned dwelling from 5 days wherein greater than 800 youth and adults representing 4-H packages throughout the nation gathered to take part in instructional, service and leisure alternatives.
Sydney Tucker represented Yadkin County on the Nov. 26-30, 2021 convention. This yr’s theme was “A Century of Empowering Youth” and included workshops designed to develop 4-H’ers management abilities, plenary periods with excellent audio system and entertainers, and a service-learning expertise throughout which delegates participated in hands-on service initiatives in addition to excursions and leisure alternatives all through the town.
Nationwide 4-H Congress, a 4-H custom for 100 years, was initially designed to acknowledge state and nationwide winners. Because the 4-H program has modified to satisfy the wants of youth in the present day so has Nationwide 4-H Congress. This yr’s occasion, like those that preceded it, acknowledged excellence, and offered an academic alternative for 4-H youth.
For extra data on the 4-H program in Yadkin County, contact 4-H Youth Improvement Extension Agent Madaline Jones, at 336-849-7908 or at email@example.com.
4-H is North Carolina’s largest youth growth group, equipping 260,000 younger individuals every year with the talents to succeed and enhance the world round them. 4-H packages and camps encourage younger individuals to “be taught by doing,” serving to them to grow to be energetic, contributing residents. NC State Extension and the Cooperative Extension Program at N.C. A&T State College coordinate 4-H packages statewide
NC State Extension is the native and statewide outreach supplier of North Carolina’s preeminent analysis enterprise – NC State College. NC State Extension interprets research-based data within the areas of agriculture, meals and vitamin, and 4-H youth growth into on a regular basis options that create financial, mental and societal prosperity for North Carolina.