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State 4-H Ambassador Shares Experience & Knowledge During Companion Animal Workshop

June 03, 2019

When South Dakota 4-H launched the Companion Animal project area in 2017, Hailie Stuck was eager to participate. Two years later, the State 4-H Ambassador from Brentford encourages younger members to participate by leading informational, Companion Animal workshops.

Youth Leadership

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South Dakota 4-H Ambassador Program

Curious what it takes to become a South Dakota State 4-H Ambassador?

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South Dakota 4-H Members Attend National Youth Summits in Maryland

April 18, 2019

Six South Dakota 4-H members attended National 4-H Youth Summits focused on Agri-Science and Healthy Living held at the National 4-H Conference Center in Chevy Chase, Md.

National 4-H Conference, Youth Leadership, Youth Agriculture

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Butte-Lawrence County 4-H Member Designs Website to Build Youth Leadership

April 01, 2019

Danika Gordon, a nine-year Butte-Lawrence County 4-H member, developed the Listen, Learn, Lead website as part of her South Dakota State 4-H Ambassador educational engagement.

4-H Leadership & Personal Development Project, Youth Leadership

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Civil Rights Voluntary Demographic Information

SDSU Extension asks that you voluntarily respond to the questions on this form. The information is requested only to make sure we are presenting our programs to a wide range of participants.

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Civil Rights Training for Clubs, Volunteers, & Other Organizations

Volunteers and clubs are a valuable asset to SDSU Extension and by association are considered an arm of Extension. Any organization associated with SDSU Extension must conduct business with the same standards and attitudes as that of SDSU Extension.

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Civil Rights Assurance Statement for Clubs, Volunteers, & Other Organizations

Assurance statements document the commitment of organizations and volunteers to comply with civil rights policies and regulations. All clubs (including 4-H, Master Gardeners, etc.), volunteers, educational partners, cooperating organizations, and entities must sign assurance statements. Assurance statements must be renewed annually.

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State 4-H Ambassador Program Job Description

A list of qualifications and requirements for being a State 4-H Ambassador.

Members of the Minnehaha County 4-H club group photo in front of a building. May 3, 1930 Sioux Falls, SD

South Dakota 4-H Club Management Guide - What is 4-H?

4-H clubs are one of the primary ways of involving 4-H members in the 4-H program. It acts as the hub of activity, creating interest and enthusiasm for involvement in 4-H activities, and events outside the local club.

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Youth Development

SDSU Extension's youth development programs help prepare youth to meet the challenges or adolescence and adulthood.