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Webster County 4-H’er Earns Clothing Project Award

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10/8/2007

AMES, Iowa – Kallen Anderson of Webster County received a state 4-H clothing project award that includes a $100 savings bond from the Mary Jo and Glen Mente Endowment and the Iowa 4-H Foundation. Anderson, 17, is the daughter of Robert and Charlene Anderson of Harcourt.

 

During her eight years in 4-H, Anderson has completed several major projects including clothing, cat, horticulture, food and nutrition and health. She has participated in the State Fair fashion revue and has won many project awards at the county level. She also has been the president, vice president, treasurer, secretary and historian of her 4-H club. Anderson has served on her county and state 4-H councils and county youth committee. She also has participated in the Iowa 4-H Youth Conference.

 

“4-H is about lifelong friendships, opportunities and skills,” said Anderson. “I’m not sure what the future holds for me, but my involvement in 4-H has prepared me for anything that comes my way.”

 

Anderson is a junior at Southeast Webster-Grand High School.

 

For more information about 4-H, contact the Webster County office of Iowa State University (ISU) Extension. 4-H in Iowa is administered through the ISU Extension 4-H Youth Development program and headquartered on the ISU campus in Ames.

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Contacts :

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

Carol Ouverson , Extension Communications and Marketing, (515) 294-9640, couverso@iastate.edu

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