Your membership is much more than a donation. You play a critical role in the direction and oversight of 4-H Canada. When you join 4-H Canada you will also:
Get news on our programs and their impact
As a valued member, you will receive our Impact Reports, an exclusive look at how 4-H is empowering youth to be responsible, caring and contribution leaders that effect positive change in the world around them. This is in addition to your complimentary subscription to our Annual Report, The 4-H Advantage, and The Pledge – our alumni magazine.
Help shape the 4-H movement for the future
As a 4-H Canada Member, your vote is an important way for you to help shape the future of the 4-H movement by helping choose the individuals who oversee 4-H Canada and participating in the resolution process. The Board of Directors sets the strategic direction, provides responsible and informed oversight of 4-H Canada while resolutions are the way in which direction can be given to the board or 4-H Canada’s operating rules changed. Learn more here.
Access our network of engaged leaders
4-H Canada Members access our highly engaged network of 7,700 volunteer leaders and nearly 25,000 youth members through discounted advertising space in our national publications, the 4-H Advantage and The Pledge. Members also receive discounted rates to participate in careers programs, like our virtual job fair, and priority invitation to participate in national activities as applicable to our programs. When possible, we leverage the expertise of our 4-H Canada Members to create relevant and interesting programs for youth.
Be recognized for your commitment to positive youth development
4-H Canada Members are a valued part of our community. Your commitment will be recognized in our Annual Report and individual members will receive a tax receipt for a portion of your membership fee. Associate and Corporate Members are also listed on our website. 4-H Canada Members will also receive a 10% discount on the 4-H Canada Store!
There are three categories of voting membership with 4-H Canada: corporate, associate, and individual.
*Associate Member – In order to be eligible for an Associate Membership, organizations must be one or more of the following:
- Registered as a charitable or non-profit organization with the Canada Revenue Agency
- Listed as a Designated Educational Institution by the Government of Canada
- Listed in the Directory of Business and Trade Associations / Organizations by Industry Canada
- An affiliated provincial 4-H council, foundation or government body
**Individual Members are eligible to receive a tax receipt for 80% of the membership fee ($100).