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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 Canada has close to 25,000 members and nearly 7,700 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.

Please direct media enquiries to communications@4-h-canada.ca.

 

Ottawa, ON – February 16, 2018 – The Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada announced yesterday that Governor General Julie Payette appointed Robert Black, 4-H alumnus and former 4-H Canada president, board member, and staff member at the national level, to a seat in the Senate of Canada.

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.

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