4-H & Youth


About Us

Iowa 4-H Youth Development is the premier youth development program of Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. Providing research-based education to K-12 youth, Iowa 4-H builds upon more than a century of experience in positive youth development.

Our Vision: Iowa 4-H strives to be the largest youth-serving organization in Iowa by being relevant, welcoming, and inclusive as we partner with youth to help them find their passion.

Our Mission: 4-H empowers youth to reach their full potential through youth-adult partnerships and research-based experiences.

Delaware County 4-H is in the top 3 for 4-H enrollment in the state of Iowa. Our 4-H program continues to thrive through volunteer and community support. We want YOU to join us!

Looking for other youth opportunities in Delaware County? ISU Extension and Outreach Delaware County has several youth programs throughout the year including after school programs, summer day camps, schools out day camps and more. All of our programs utilize our research based programming and resources to bring you the FUN while learning!! 

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