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Mikayla Ringelberg receives $1,000 scholarship!

(Posted August 15, 2017)

Congrats to Mikayla Ringelberg who will receive $1,000 as part of the 2017 CIBC 4-H Post-Secondary Scholarship!

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The Grand River Rodeo is coming to Grand Valley

(Posted August 11, 2017)

On August 18-20, the Grand River Rodeo will be under the water tower in Grand Valley. Donations made at this event will support 4-H Ontario and the Dufferin 4-H Association programming. Come out for a weekend of cowboys, cowgirls, music and entertainment!

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Join our Executive Director at the Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference

(Posted August 10, 2017)

We are please to announce that our Executive Director, Debra Brown, will be speaking at this year's Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference East happening October 30 & 31. She will be speaking about Growing Youth Leaders and the effects of this on young women and their communities.

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Join the Online Equine Club with Equine Guelph!

(Posted August 4, 2017)

4-H Ontario is partnering with Equine Guelph to deliver the free ‘Horse Behaviour & Safety’ online short course to its Horse Club members from clubs from the past three years – ages 14-17.

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2017 Gay Lea Outstanding New Club Leader Award Recipients

(Posted July 27, 2017)

We are pleased to announce the 2017 Gay Lea Outstanding New Club Leader Award Recipients! These volunteers have done amazing things for the youth in their clubs and have only just began their 4-H volunteer journey within the last three years.

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Volunteer at the 2017 Royal with 4-H Ontario!

(Posted July 21, 2017)

We are looking for a few of our amazing volunteers to help us engage with attendees at the Royal. If you want to share your love of 4-H and educate potential volunteers and members about 4-H, let us know!

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And the Winner of the 2017 Giles Hume 4-H Ontario Centennial Award goes to....

(Posted July 19, 2017)

4-H Ontario is happy to announce the winner of the 2017 Giles Hume 4-H Ontario Centennial Award. Nicole French will be receiving the $2000 award which recognizes leadership and dedication to community betterment.

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4-H Ontario Website Survey - Win an iPad!

(Posted July 17, 2017)

4-H Ontario is doing research for a new website and would like to collect your ideas on how to improve this service. We want to ensure that we are providing a good experience, using the latest technology and making sure the website is a useful resource to both youth and volunteers.

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4-H Canada Launches Global Online Resource-Sharing Community

(Posted July 14, 2017)

On July 11, 2017 at the Global 4-H Summit, 4-H Canada launched its global resource-sharing hub, 4-H LEARNS. Share resources, advice, ask questions and meet 4-H'ers from around the world at the click of a mouse.

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Celebrate International Youth Day with 4-H Ontario!

(Posted July 13, 2017)

Canada's Wonderland is having a 4-H Day on August 12 which is International Youth Day! With the 4-H package you get park admission and lunch for a deal.

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Local Chatham area 4-H youth named 2017 GROWMARK Essay Contest winner

(Posted June 15, 2017)

KITCHENER, ON June 15, 2017—Ryan McKerrall of Chatham has been named the Ontario provincial winner of the 2017 GROWMARK essay contest for 4-H members. The theme of this year’s contest was “What value do co-operatives provide to today’s farmers?”

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The Great Canadian Giving Challenge is On!

(Posted June 1, 2017)

The Great Canadian Giving Challenge is taking place until June 30! For every $1 donated to 4-H Ontario, an automatic entry will get us that much closer to winning $10,000. Help us spread the word, by telling your family, friends and colleagues.

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4-H Ontario at The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair

(Posted May 26, 2017)

4-H Ontario is going to The Royal and we can't wait to see you there.

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