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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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Ottawa, ON – February 2, 2018 – 4-H Canada is pleased to recognize and honour its exceptional volunteer leaders and the recipient of the 2017 4-H Canada National Volunteer of the Year Award, Ms. Norma Ansloos. This year these outstanding volunteer leaders will be celebrated at the 2018 4-H Canada Leadership Awards happening in Ottawa on February 8, 2018.

Ottawa, January 17, 2018 – 4-H Canada is pleased to announce the induction of Linda Porter of 4-H New Brunswick and Lyndon Carlson of Saskatchewan as 4-H Canada Honourary Members for their years of dedication and service to the 4-H movement. Together they have helped to create generations of responsible, caring and contributing young Canadians in their communities and across Canada. 

Ottawa, December 21, 2017 – 4-H Canada is excited to announce a new program that will provide $150,000 in scholarships towards first-generation post-secondary students, thanks to a grant from The Coca-Cola Foundation.  The scholarship program will focus on supporting students interested in making a positive impact in communities across Canada through skills and knowledge gained in their continued education.

Ottawa, ON, December 19, 2017 – 4-H is proud to announce that the Farm Credit Canada (FCC) 4-H Club Fund has provided $107,000 to 216 clubs across Canada that will support various activities and local events.

The fund is part of FCC’s $250,000 annual commitment to 4-H Canada club fund. This contribution, in addition to supporting local 4-H activities, supports national as well as provincial 4-H initiatives.

Ottawa, Canada – November 3, 2017 – 4-H Canada and CN are pleased to announce the 2017 4-H Canada Leadership Awards of Distinction (L.E.A.D.) recipients. These four exceptional senior members from across Canada embody the leadership excellence and academic achievement that every 4-H’er strives to meet.