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.

What is 4-H? (National 4-H)

4-H Pledge

The four Hs represent the four values that 4-H members stand for and develop during programming.

4-H Pledge (National 4-H)

Follow the links below to see/hear the pledge in several languages.

4-H History

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.

4-H History (National 4-H)

4-H Vision

“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?

4-H Vision (UMaine Extension)

4-H Global

“The goal of the global 4-H movement is to reach 25 million members by 2025.”

4-H Global (Global 4-H Network Summit)