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October 2012

October 2012 E-Newsletter

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4-H Recognition

4-H'rs do amazing things each and every day. This month's E-Newsletter provides 4-H'rs with opportunities that recognize all of their amazing accomplishments. For Members, there is the Amassador position and CIBC Scholarship. For Volunteers, there is the Syngenta 4-H Ontario Arbor Award. For every 4-H'r, there is the upcoming Royal Agricultural Winter Fair; an event full of opportunities to showcase skills and achievements.

Grenville Mutual Scholarship Recipients

4-H’rs Ryan Wert and Eric Connell were recently presented with the 2012 Grenville Mutual Insurance 4-H Scholarship. Both Ryan and Eric received a plaque and cheque for $1000.  Read the full story here >

Good Luck!

The 2012 Royal Agriculture Winter Fair is just around the corner. The 4-H Ontario staff team would like to wish every 4-H’r the best of luck in the upcoming events. Be sure to come out and support your fellow 4-H’rs at the Royal from November 2 – November 11. The show schedules can be found here >

Provincial Leadership Camp
Provincial Leadership Camp (PLC) will be running on March 9–14, 2013. At PLC delegates discover their leadership and organizational skills through friendship building, teamwork, team challenges and reflection. This camp sells out quickly so register early. More info >
Get Your Green On
On November 7 > join 4-H’rs across Canada by “Getting Your Green On”. Wear anything and everything green to show your 4-H spirit. Don't forget to share your green outfits on the 4-H Ontario Facebook page >
Photo Contest
The Winter 2012 Leadership In Action magazine, which is released in December, will feature a 4-H Member’s original photo on the cover. The deadline for submission is November 15th. Details can be found in the current edition of Leadership In Action on page 18. More info >
Syngenta Arbor Award
This is another friendly reminder to submit your nominations for the Syngenta 4-H Ontario Arbor Award. Volunteer nominations must come from local Associations before the November 15th deadline. More info >
CIBC Scholarship
Offered through the Canadian 4-H Council and sponsored by CIBC, the CIBC 4-H Post Secondary Education Scholarship awards three 4-H Members $2500 each to put toward their post secondary education. The application deadline is November 16. Apply here >
Policy Update
The following policy has been updated on 4-HOntario.ca: 4.1.4 Staff Operations. Access the updated policy here >
Ambassador Application
The deadline is fast approaching to apply for a 4-H Ontario Ambassador position. Applications are due by December 31st, 2012. Thank you to GROWMARK, Inc. and UPI Energy LP for sponsoring the 4-H Ontario Ambassador Program.  Access the application >
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