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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 – 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.

Ottawa, ON – April 25, 2017 – Today, as part of National Volunteer Week, 4-H Canada is pleased to recognize and honour a number of exceptional 4-H volunteer leaders – including the recipient of the 2016 4-H Canada National Volunteer Leader of the Year Award.  

For more than 100 years, 4-H has been an organization driven by the dedication of volunteers who provide opportunities where Canadian youth can develop their leadership skills and grow as responsible, caring and contributing young people.