Extension News

Sac County 4-H'er Earns Visual Art Project Award

10/3/2008

AMES, Iowa – Emily Haselhoff of Sac County received a state 4-H visual art project award that included a $100 savings bond from the Mary Jo and Glen Mente Endowment and the Iowa 4-H Foundation.  Haselhoff, 18, is the daughter of John and Marcia Haselhoff.

During 10 years in 4-H, Haselhoff has completed several major projects including visual arts, food and nutrition, home improvement, clothing, and horticulture.  She has received the Ak-Sar-Ben Award, Top Senior Record Book, the Achievement Award and the Top Senior Fashion Revue.  She has served as secretary, treasurer, photographer and phone committee chairperson in her local 4-H club.  Haselhoff also has served on the county 4-H council, the area 4-H council and state 4-H council, and has participated in the National 4-H Congress and the Iowa 4-H Youth Conference.

Haselhoff is a freshman at Iowa State University. 

For more information about 4-H contact the Sac 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, ISU Extension 4-H Youth Development, (515) 294-1567, bsallen@iastate.edu

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