Extension News

Worth County 4-H'er Earns Citizenship Project Award

Riley Pangburn

10/6/2008

AMES, Iowa – Riley Pangburn of Worth County received a state 4-H citizenship project award that includes a $100 savings bond from the Mary Jo and Glen Mente Endowment and the Iowa 4-H Foundation.  Pangburn, 16, is the son of Cindy and Gary Pangburn, of Northwood.

During eight years in 4-H, Pangburn has completed several major projects including citizenship, communications, leadership, photography and clothing.  He has received many state honors including state project awards in communications and citizenship, and the state award in the National 4-H Congress and state interview for National Conference. He also has received project awards in citizenship, communications and leadership at the county level. He served as president and secretary of his local 4-H club and on the county and area 4-H councils. He participated in National 4-H Congress and the Iowa 4-H Youth Conference.

Pangburn is a junior at Northwood-Kensett High School.

For more information about 4-H, contact the Worth 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

Riley Pangburn (high resolution photo)