Leadership opportunities may include an elected or appointed position, but it can also be serving on a committee or in some other decision-making group. It can include learning about and experiencing something new and sharing that new knowledge with others as well. Read more about Leadership Opportunities
Here you can find many resources from the Ricochet program. The categories of information are: Getting Started, After school program, How to Get Funding, Presentations, Marketing, and Curriculum. Read more about Ricochet Resources
Theses legislative learning resources prepare youth for meeting with city, county, state or national legislators, or learning about civic engagement. Read more about Legislative Learning Event Resources
Service-Learning is a strategy that integrates community needs, intentional learning objectives, and structured opportunities for reflection. Service-Learning projects take community service or volunteer projects to the next level by emphasizing both service and learning to create a more meaningful experience for youth.
The objective of the DuPont Pioneer Seed Grant is to stimulate local 4-H clubs in Iowa to plan and carry out community improvement activities by providing “seed money” needed to make the projects successful. Read more about DuPont Pioneer Seed Grant for Iowa 4-H Club Community Improvement Projects
Global Civic Engagement is a youth development category under the Civic Engagement curriculum area. Due to the steady increase in globalization, the need is even greater for every individual to learn basic principles of how to be a global citizen. Global competence is necessary for global peace, stability, and development. Read more about Global Civic Engagement
Welcome to the Video Project page! Saaya, the intern, will be interviewing her friends from all over the world to help you gain more global perspective. The video will be posted monthly, so stay tuned! Read more about Global Civic Engagement Video Project
The Iowa AmeriCorps 4-H Outreach Program is a unique partnership between AmeriCorps and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. The vision of ISU Extension & Outreach 4-H is to prepare Iowa’s youth to be successful, contributing members of society. Read more about Iowa AmeriCorps 4-H Outreach