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Adair County 4-H'er Earns Citizenship Project Award


AMES, Iowa -- Hannah Jensen of Adair County received a state 4-H citizenship project award that includes a $100 savings bond from the Mary Jo and Glen Mente Endowment. Jensen, 17, is the daughter of Kenny and Pam Jensen of Greenfield.


During her ten years of 4-H involvement, Jensen has completed several major projects including consumer management, food and nutrition, citizenship, leadership and working exhibits.  She has served her local 4-H club as president, vice president, secretary, treasurer and historian. Jensen has attended the Iowa 4-H Youth Conference/Animal Science Roundup in Ames, Iowa, the Citizenship Washington Focus trip to Washington D.C., and the National 4-H Congress in Atlanta, Georgia. She has served on her County and Area 4-H Councils and has received a state 4-H project award in consumer management.  Jensen has also received the Outstanding Junior and Intermediate Awards and awards in leadership and food and nutrition.


Jensen is a senior at Nodaway Valley High School. 


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

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