Extension News

Webster County 4-H'er Earns Leadership Project Award

10/7/2008

AMES, Iowa – Kallen Anderson of Webster County received a state 4-H leadership project award that includes a $100 savings bond from the Mary Jo and Glen Mente Endowment and the Iowa 4-H Foundation.  Anderson, 18, is the daughter of Robert and Charlene Anderson of Harcourt.

During her nine years in 4-H, Anderson has completed several major projects including clothing, leadership, horticulture, citizenship and cattle.  She has received state honors such as the state 4-H clothing project award and the state 4-H leadership award.  She has also served as president, vice-president, secretary, treasurer, photographer and historian of her local 4-H club.  Anderson has also served on the state 4-H council and National 4-H Congress.

Anderson is a senior 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 :

Laura Sternweis , Extension Communications and Marketing, (515) 294-0775, lsternwe@iastate.edu

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