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4-H Canada is a not-for-profit organization that provides young Canadians with the tools and guidance to build leadership skills in a safe, fun and inclusive environment. With more than 25,000 members and 7,700 volunteer leaders, the 4-H community has extended beyond its rural roots and offers clubs a diverse range of activities and opportunities. Through this process, 4-H Canada creates a culture of skilled, engaged and responsible leaders who are committed to positively impacting communities across the country.  

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Media Releases

Ottawa ON –August 15, 2017 – 4-H Canada is pleased to announce the 2017 recipients of the John Deere Canada 4-H Scholarships. A total of 15 members of 4-H from across Canada were selected to receive $1,000 each towards a post-secondary education in the fall of 2017 thanks to the generous support of our partner John Deere Canada.

Ottawa ON – August 10, 2017 – 4-H Canada is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017 CIBC 4-H Post-Secondary Scholarships. The scholarships are part of CIBC’s strong history of supporting youth entering into a post-secondary education in the field of engineering, arts, science, business, agriculture or health, beginning in the fall of 2017.  Thanks to the generous support of CIBC, eight 4-H members will each receive a $1,000 scholarship towards their post-secondary education.

Ottawa, ON – June 30, 2017- The Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, announced today that our very own 4-H Foundation board member Kim McConnell and long time 4-H’er was appointed a Member to the Order of Canada for his years of service to his community and country.

Ottawa, ON –  June 27, 2017 – The fourth edition of the 4-H Canada Proud to Bee a 4-H’er initiative has been an overwhelming success. This year saw the initiative surpass the 100,000 mark in terms of the number of pollinator-friendly seed packets distributed, since 2014, to 4-H clubs in communities across Canada.

Ottawa, ON—May 18, 2017—4-H Canada, one of the longest running youth organizations in Canada, is proud to announce the public launch of their Canada 150 Public Service Announcement “To Do List.” The inspiring new campaign, developed by Toronto agency Cleansheet Communications, illustrates the power of Canadian youth, committed to positively impacting communities across Canada and around the world.

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