Volunteer

We always want and need good volunteers. 

There are a variety of ways to volunteer with 4-H depending on your time availability, skills and interests.  Some possibilities include:

  • School enrichment programs
  • Project mentoring connected to your current hobby
  • Guest speakers for club meetings
  • Day camp group leaders
  • Supervise/chaperone youth events
  • Paperwork/data entry in the office
  • County fair assistance
  • Club leader
  • Alumni Association Information     Membership Form

Please contact the Washington County Extension Office, 319-653-4811, for more information on volunteering with the 4-H youth of Washington County.

County 4-H News

Help Wanted
February 20, 2015

Washington County Extension is advertising for two summer positions.  Applications for a Summer Day Camp Coordinator and 4-H Summer Intern are now available.  Information may be downloaded from the website, picked up at the office or mailed.  The application packets are due by Friday, March 13, 2015.

Master Gardener Logo
February 24, 2015

The Washington County Master Gardeners are offering a $500 scholarship to a deserving Washington County resident pursuing a horticultural related degree or certificate from a college or university in the state of Iowa.  Click here for application.

January 3, 2015

The Washington County 4-H County Council will host their annual 4-H Dodgeball Tournament on Sunday, March 8, 2015, at Washington High School. The Dodgeball Tournament is open to all 4-H members in Washington County. 

Agronomy
January 2, 2015

The Iowa State University Agronomy Club is excited to announce a new and educational opportunity for middle school 4-Hers grades 4-8 who are interested in agriculture and agronomy.

January 1, 2015

A national animal identification system is necessary to help protect American animal agriculture from disease threats. The ability to find potentially sick or exposed animals early in a disease outbreak is essential to controlling the outbreak quickly.

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