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Massachusetts 4-H News

2013 Eastern National 4-H Horse Round Up
The 2013 Massachusetts 4-H Horse Round Up delegation

The 2013 Massachusetts 4-H Horse Round Up delegation recently returned from competition held in Louisville, Kentucky on November 9th. The Massachusetts 4-H Communications team placed third overall!

Massachusetts 4-H Food Drive
Mass. Maniacs 4-H Club at the Wakefield Food Pantry

The Massachusetts 4-H Youth Development Program kicks off the 7th annual MA 4-H Food Drive during National 4-H Week, October 6 - 12.

Summer of Science Camp
picture of youth and instructor at Science Camp

4-H members complete another successful Summer of Science Camp on the UMass Amherst campus

4-H Salutes our Outstanding Volunteers
Sherry Mangiardi

Massachusetts 4-H recognizes Sherry Mangiardi as an outstanding volunteer!

4-H Salutes Our Outstanding Volunteers!
picture of Crista Klein

Massachusetts 4-H salutes Crista Klein, volunteer club leader of the Amherst 4-H Robotics 4-H Club.

4-H Salutes Our Outstanding Volunteers!
Jan Pitney at county Horse Bowl

Massachusetts 4-H salutes Jan Pitney, 4-H volunteer from Barnstable County.

Food Drive Results
Worcester Mustangs 4-H Club

Thank you to all 4-H volunteers, members, and parents who participated in the 2012 Massachusetts 4-H Food Drive, our statewide community service project. The grand total for the annual drive this year is 43,528 pounds of food and $3,733 donated to 105 food pantries all across the Commonwealth.

4-H Members Attend 2011 National 4-H Congress
4-H Members Attend 2011 National 4-H Congress

Eight 4-H youth representing Massachusetts, attended the 90th Annual National 4-H Congress, held November 25-29, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, in Atlanta, Georgia.

2011 4-H Scholarship Recipients

There are several scholarship opportunities available to Massachusetts 4-H youth. The George L Farley Scholarship is awarded to deserving 4-H members (or former members) each year. Two new scholarships this year are the Michelle M. Marsh Memorial Scholarship Honoring Equine Partnerships and the Michelle M. Marsh Memorial Scholarhsip Honoring Hands in Service. Massachusetts 4-H congratulates the deserving 2011 recipients of these scholarships.

4-H Volunteer Initiative Expands Through Donation

Grant to Support Call for New 4-H Volunteers