Published on March 7, 2023
For youth interested in postsecondary education, Michigan State University (MSU) Extension’s flagship youth development program Michigan 4-H is helping to not only prepare youth for college success but also make it more affordable.
Published on November 16, 2022
For the 2022-23 program year, the Michigan 4-H Foundation funded sponsorships for 20 statewide 4-H learning experiences totaling $95,503.
Published on February 11, 2022
Alger County Michigan 4-H alumna Kennedy DeFrancesco participated in many state and national 4-H events during her years in 4-H. However, 4-H Capitol Experience was most life-changing, igniting plans for a political science degree and a career in law.
Published on October 29, 2021
Six tips for empowering youth.
Published on February 16, 2021
A dream fulfilled: 4-H participation as a youth was the catalyst for a career in government.
Published on September 16, 2020
Providing meaningful experiences for youth in local government.
Published on February 27, 2020
MSU Extension’s Brandon Schroeder was recently honored with MSU's Distinguished Academic Staff Award. However, before joining MSU Extension 15 years ago, Schroeder was already a part of the Extension community: he spent his youth as a Michigan 4-H member.
Published on January 1, 2020
Youth-adult partnerships in action at 4-H Capitol Experience.
Published on December 20, 2019
4-H grows good citizens through a variety of experiences and working with positive role models.
Published on October 11, 2019
Hands-on settings can enhance civic education for American youth.