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Linn County 4-H’er Earns Leadership Project Award

Hannah Elliott


AMES, Iowa – Hannah Elliott of Linn 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. Elliott, 18, is the daughter of Jill Elliott of Anamosa.


During her nine years in 4-H, Elliott has been a member of her county, area and state 4-H councils and county youth committee. She also has served as club president and vice president and a delegate to both the National 4-H Conference and National 4-H Congress.


In addition to a state leadership award, Elliott has received state 4-H child development and citizenship project awards and has been involved in the communication, home improvement, photography and conservation project areas. She has attended the Iowa 4-H Youth Conference and is currently a freshman at Kirkwood Community College.


 For more information about 4-H, contact the Linn 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.



Contacts :

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

Hannah McCulloh, Extension Communications and External Relations, (515) 294-9915, hmac@iastate.edu

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


Photo of Hannah Elliott