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$1.1M Gift from Joel Roth Launches 4-H Leadership Academy

By National 4-H Council May 24, 2024

WASHINGTON D.C. (MAY 21, 2024) – National 4-H Council(Council) today announced a partnership with Atlanta-based businessman…

Young people want guidance from adults on use of AI tools, says first-of-its-kind survey from National 4-H Council

By National 4-H Council February 28, 2024

First-ever survey to examine tween and teen use of AI finds children think generative AI will…

National 4-H Council Names 2024 Youth In Action Award Winners

By National 4-H Council October 2, 2023

Four young leaders from across the country receive $5,000 scholarships for outstanding achievements and community impact…

Embracing a Digital Transformation of 4-H: CLOVER by 4-H Expands Opportunities for America’s Youth

By Jill Bramble, President & CEO, National 4-H Council September 13, 2023

As the mom of two Gen Z children, I know firsthand the challenges that our young…

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Bridgespan and National 4-H Council Report Points to Philanthropy’s Potential to Fuel Economic Mobility in the Black Rural South

By National 4-H Council August 24, 2023

Conversations with more than 80 funders, nonprofit leaders, and other experts highlight the urgency and mindset…

National 4-H Council Appoints Jill Bramble as New President and CEO

By National 4-H Council July 11, 2023

Effective August 18th, Bramble, currently Executive Vice President and Chief Growth Officer of National 4-H Council…

4-H and Smithsonian Partner to Expand Educational Opportunities for Teens

By National 4-H Council May 31, 2023

Public Institutions Collaborate on Civic and Cultural Experiences Benefitting America’s Youth WASHINGTON, D.C. (May 30, 2023)…

White House Conference on Health, Nutrition and Hunger

By National 4-H Council February 7, 2023

I was eight years old when I first saw food insecurity in my community. Through Bloomington/Normal’s…

4-H Announces Three Teens as 4-H Tech Changemaker National Ambassadors for 2023

By National 4-H Council January 26, 2023

Youth With Outstanding Community Impact Will Serve as National Spokespeople for Addressing the Digital Divide and…

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