Extension News

Worth County 4-H'er Earns Food and Nutrition Project Award

9/27/2005

AMES, Iowa -- Elizabeth Hill of Worth County received a state 4-H food and nutrition project award that includes a $100 savings bond from Latham Seeds. Hill, 16, is the daughter of Eric and Alison Hill of Manly.

 

During her seven years of 4-H involvement, Hill has completed several major projects including food and nutrition, communication, leadership, sewing and visual arts.  She has served her local 4-H club as secretary, historian and Share the Fun leader. Hill has attended the Iowa 4-H Youth Conference/Animal Science Roundup in Ames, Iowa. She has served on her County and Area 4-H councils and the Iowa State 4-H Council. Hill also received a state 4-H project award in communication. She has received county and area awards in communication and food and nutrition and the 2004 TAP county award.

 

"Through 4-H, I have gained many life skills that are helping me achieve my life goals one project at a time," said Hill.

  

 

For more information on how to get involved in 4-H contact your county's Iowa State University Extension office.

 

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Contacts :

Brenda Allen, 4-H Youth Development, (515) 294-1567, bsallen@iastate.edu

Carol Ouverson, Continuing Education and Communication Services, (515) 294-9640, couverso@iastate.edu