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For over 100 years, 4-H Canada has been one of the most highly respected positive youth development organizations in Canada. 4-H in Canada has over 23,500 members and 8,500 volunteers. Our goal is to help young Canadians “Learn To Do By Doing” in a safe, inclusive and fun environment. We believe in nurturing responsible, caring and contributing leaders who are committed to positively impacting their communities across Canada and around the world.

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As the world watches the events of the past week, we have been reminded once again of the terrible levels of racism, injustice, and inequality faced by the Black community in the United States, Canada, and around the world. We know now is a time to acknowledge, listen, and reflect.  

OTTAWA, ONTARIO – February 25, 2020 – Close to 300 people gathered at Ottawa’s National Arts Centre to recognize the outstanding contributions of 4-H youth, leaders, alumni and champions and raising a record amount of money for the organization during the 4-H Canada Leadership Awards on February 10.

OTTAWA, ON – February 20, 2020 – 4-H Canada and BASF Agricultural Solutions Canada have partnered to empower youth leaders to positively contribute to communities while advocating and developing their voice in areas important to them. BASF will support the positive youth development organization with funds for national and provincial 4-H programming over one year and be the lead partner of programming within 4-H Canada’s Community Engagement & Communications Leadership Development Pillar.

Ottawa, Ontario – February 4, 2020 – 4-H Canada and Syngenta Canada Inc. are pleased to announce the continuation of their successful partnership, with Syngenta as the lead partner of programming within 4-H Canada’s Sustainable Agriculture & Food Security leadership development pillar over the next two years.

Ottawa, Ontario – January 30, 2020 – 4-H Canada is thrilled to announce the recipient of its 2019 National Volunteer Leader of the Year Award is Lisa Patton of the Truro-North River 4-H Club in Nova Scotia. Proudly supported by The Co-operators, this award recognizes the important and crucial role 4-H’s 7,600 volunteer leaders play in the program. Lisa will be honoured February 10, 2020, at the 4-H Canada Leadership Awards at the National Arts Center in Ottawa.