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Alabama 4-H young people learn, lead, and make a difference. Growing True Leaders State 4-H ambassadors and advisors did not let COVID-19 stop the annual Midwinter Teen Retreat. Instead, they planned a virtual Midwinter Teen Retreat that allowed 4-H members from across the state an opportunity to participate via Zoom. A total of 131 youth from 39 counties attended virtual Midwinter Teen Retreat on February 5–6. Virtual Midwinter was the highest attended virtual 4-H event for Alabama 4-H. “COVID has done everything but stop the Alabama 4-H state ambassadors from putting on a spectacular Midwinter. This year has certainly been different, but the state ambassadors have worked hard to give the event of the year to 4-H’ers. Our ambassadors executed Midwinter wonderfully.” – Colton Cook, Alabama 4-H State Ambassador President

Alabama 4-H young people learn, lead, and make a difference.

Growing True Leaders

State 4-H ambassadors and advisors did not let COVID-19 stop the annual Midwinter Teen Retreat. Instead, they planned a virtual Midwinter Teen Retreat that allowed 4-H members from across the state an opportunity to participate via Zoom. A total of 131 youth from 39 counties attended virtual Midwinter Teen Retreat on February 5–6. Virtual Midwinter was the highest attended virtual 4-H event for Alabama 4-H.

“COVID has done everything but stop the Alabama 4-H state ambassadors from putting on a spectacular Midwinter. This year has certainly been different, but the state ambassadors have worked hard to give the event of the year to 4-H’ers. Our ambassadors executed Midwinter wonderfully.” – Colton Cook, Alabama 4-H State Ambassador President

Delivery Snapshot

 4-H is in every Alabama county

71,241 young people in Alabama 4-H

27 State Ambassadors

3,387 Clubs

10,161 Officers

67 Councils

68% appreciate differences in others

67% work successfully with a team and independently

63% are able to do things that make a difference in their community

The Bottom Line

4-H young people say citizenship and leadership opportunities improve their essential life skills.

Visit www.alabama4h.com for more information.

 


Revised April 2022, State Impact: Citizenship & Leadership, 4HYD-2403

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