Competent, caring adult volunteers are an Essential Element of the Iowa 4-H program! Volunteers contribute their time and talents to 4-H and in return 4-H has the responsibility to provide them with the positive youth development knowledge and skills they need to effectively work with youth. Our volunteers are what help our 4-H'ers grow into true leaders. All volunteers must complete and Iowa State University Extension Child Protection and Safety Policy (CPSP) process, including a background screening and agree to the Code of Conduct for Iowa 4-H Volunteers. Document Volunteer Authorization Form (296.89 KB) Document Volunteer Disclosure Form (206.22 KB) Document Volunteer Request for Background Check Report (183.38 KB) Document Iowa 4-H Code of Conduct for Volunteers (195.04 KB) Potential Volunteer Opportunities There are many ways to get involved and volunteer through the Mills County 4-H program! Consider becoming a: 4-H Club Leader Project Superintendent Clover Kids Volunteer Youth Committee 4-H/Clover Kids Leader Resources Document Annual 4-H Club Program Plan Template (157.43 KB) Document Annual Clover Kids Club Program Plan Template (165.4 KB) All new 4-H and Clover Kids club leaders must complete the New Volunteer Training. This training is designed to give new volunteers a better working knowledge of positive youth development, the Iowa 4-H Equation, and tools that will help them be more confident and capable in their roles working with youth! Returning 4-H and Clover Kids club leaders must complete Annual Leader Training. Leaders may choose to attend the in-person training on January 20, 2022 at 6:30 PM or complete the training through 4-H Online. Please contact Amber at firstname.lastname@example.org or 712-624-8616 with any questions regarding both the New Volunteer Training and Annual Leader Training.