The 4-H Leaders Association represents all registered adult volunteers in Fond du Lac County 4-H, and provides financial support for youth programming and leader development. Currently, there are nearly 350 registered adult volunteers that support the 4-H program by volunteering as a project, club, activity or county leader.
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Full Leader Meetings
Full leader meetings are open to all adult and youth 4-H leaders. Meetings are held at the UW-Extension office in room AE-205/206.
2017 meeting dates:
- Saturday, April 8 from 9-11 am
- Wednesday, August 23 from 7-8:30 pm
- Tuesday, October 24 from 7-8:30 pm
Meeting Minutes & Agendas
- provide professional development opportunities for leaders
- report on 4-H activities, opportunities & events
- present new ideas for the future of the 4-H program
- provide a platform for raising questions or bringing forth issues
- offer an opportunity to socialize and network with fellow leaders
The 4-H Leaders Association executive board members serve as the “contact person” for each of the six 4-H districts in Fond du Lac County representing clubs, youth, and adult volunteers at the executive board meetings.
The next Executive Board meeting will be, Wed. January 3, 2017, 6:30 pm at the UW-Extension Office, Fond du Lac. Meeting dates and times are selected at the end of each board meeting.
Executive Board Meeting Minutes
Adult leaders work in partnership with 4-H members to have 4-H events, activities, and fundraisers. Consider serving on one of the following committees to make a difference in the countywide 4-H efforts:
- Awards Committee
- Scholarship Committee
- Friend of 4-H Committee Description
- Raffle Committee Description
- Leader Food Stand Committee
- Leader Banquet Committee Description
- Silent Auction Committee Description
4-H would not be sustainable without the dedication from volunteers in the community. Their time and compassion are truly appreciated.
Annual Leader Awards
Annual awards are presented to volunteers at the annual 4-H Leader Banquet held each November. Please consider nominating a volunteer as a way to recognize them for the work they have done. Nominate a volunteer today!
4-H Leader Banquet
Who: All 4-H leaders, volunteers, members, and their families are invited to attend.
When: Thursday, November 3, 2016
Where: American Legion Hall in Fond du lac
Why: The banquet is a time for everyone to come together and celebrate, reflect, and recognize those who have given so much to the 4-H program.
Whether you are looking to enhance your skills in your personal or professional life, the 4-H organization will provide you with volunteer opportunities! Upcoming leadership & training opportunities are found on the Activities & Events page.
Required Leader Trainings
Volunteer Orientation – Upon deciding to become a registered 4-H volunteer, each volunteer needs to complete a Leader Training Orientation.
Annual Club Leadership Training – Annually, each club must send at least one leader (adult or youth) to a Club Leadership Training. Clubs and groups may send as many individuals as are interested to the workshops. The training date will be listed in 4-H newsletters and letters to club leaders.