Community Central Teen Training: 4-H Orientation
What is 4-H?
National Reach, Local Programs
4‑H is America’s largest youth development organization—empowering nearly six million young people with the skills to lead for a lifetime.
The four Hs represent the four values that 4-H members stand for and develop during programming.
Follow the links below to see/hear the pledge in several languages.
- Video: American Sign Language (YouTube)
- Video: Arabic (YouTube)
- Video: English (YouTube)
- Written: French – and others (University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources 4-H Youth Development Program page)
- Video: Spanish (YouTube)
- Video: Yoga (YouTube)
- 4-H Pledge Quiz (Google Form): Complete and submit for training credit
The beginnings of the 4-H we know today can be traced back to the late 1800s, with a focus on agriculture. Now, 4-H clubs are active in rural, urban, and suburban communities in all 50 of the United States.
“A world in which youth and adults learn, grow, and work together as catalysts for positive change.”
What is your vision for your 4-H club or 4-H in your community?
“The goal of the global 4-H movement is to reach 25 million members by 2025.”
- 4-H World Map
- 4-H in Africa
- 4-H in Canada
- 4-H Global Quiz (Google Form): Complete and submit for training credit