The Grundy County 4-H Federation has a new set of officers leading them for the 2012-13 4-H year. The following 4-H members were elected as officers:
• President – Perry Harlow, Highland Ag 4-H
• Vice President – Trent Zelko, Saratoga Ag 4-H
• Secretary – Gabi Born, Homes Cool Kids 4-H
• Treasurer – Austin Granby – Highland Ag 4-H
• Reporter – Jessica Nordlie – Silver Spurs
The Grundy County 4-H Federation meets once a month at 6:30 p.m. on the third Wednesda at the University of Illinois Extension office, Grundy County, 4004 N. Division St. Morris, IL, 60450.
The 4-H Federation is made up of 4-Hers who are 12 years and older. They are responsible for planning activities and events throughout the 4-H year.
If anyone would like more information or to become a part of the 4-H Federation or 4-H in general, please contact one of the federation officers or the University of Illinois Extension, Grundy County, at (815) 942-2725 or visit us on the web at http://web.extension.illinois.edu/gkw/.
4-H is a community of six million young people across America learning leadership, citizenship, and life skills.
National 4-H Council is the private sector, non-profit partner of 4-H National Headquarters located at the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) within USDA.
4-H programs are implemented by the 111 land-grant universities and the Cooperative Extension System through their 3,100 local Extension offices across the country. Learn more about 4-H at www.4-H.org or follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/4-H.