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4H Club

A once-popular mnemonic referring to groups in developed countries who were at risk of acquiring HIV-1: Haemophilic, Hispanic, Homosexual, Heroin abuser.
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Thanks in part to the support of Legacy Leader sponsors Bayer CropScience, Coca-Cola and Monsanto, the event set a National 4-H Council record for Legacy Awards funds raised to help empower more youth with the life-changing 4-H experience.
While 4-H educators and volunteers are getting New York children and teens charged up about science, the state program is going under the microscope.
4-H can address this challenge by helping to spark an interest and excitement in youth for the ag sciences and encouraging the pursuit of ag careers.
While 4-H still meets the needs of children in agriculture and livestock projects, it offers additional activities in a variety of fields and teaches children life-skills.
For information about the Eastside Antelopes 4-H Club, call Hannah Green at (661) 946-4418 or e-mail her at hannah(at)as.
Patricia Mulkeen, director of the VCA program and an Extension Specialist in 4-H, says she likes "the opportunity we have to send some of our very best shining stars in 4-H throughout the state -- so many kids get to meet them and learn through them.
She has volunteered more than 8,000 hours of community service, with the majority served through Delaware 4-H programs.
In the United States, 4-H programs empower six million young people through the 109 land-grant universities and Cooperative Extension in more than 3,000 local offices serving every county and parish in the country.
Openshaw also leads, with Ellen Standish, another 4-H club in Spencer, the Camp Marshall Clovers, for children ages 5-18.
Showing was important to me, but 4-H wasn't just about the ribbons.
Four-H is more than cows and cooking,'' said Sally McNeilan, exhibit organizer and Foothill 4-H Club leader.
Most of the 44 boys and 12 girls, ages 12 to 17, at the week-long Virginia 4-H Shooting Education Camp at Holiday Lake 4-H Educational Center near Appomattox, Va.