4-H is a community of more than 6.5 million young people across America learning leadership, citizenship, an life skills.
The 4-H community also includes 3,500 staff, 538,000 volunteers, and 60 million alumni. 4-Hers participate in fun, hands-on learning activities supported by the latest research of land-grant universities that are focused on three areas: healthy living, citizenship, and science, engineering and technology. Youth can experience 4-H by becoming a member of a 4-H club, attending a 4-H camp, or joining school-based or after-school 4-H programs. 4-Hers can compete with their projects in contests at the local, state, regional and national levels, and also attend conferences and events.
Head, Heart, Hands, and Health are the 4-H's in 4-H
and they are the 4 values members work on through fun
and engaging programs.
Head- Managing, Thinking
Heart- Relating, Caring
Hands- Giving, Working
Health- Being, Living