Published on December 19, 2017
In 1968, Belize government requested Michigan 4-H’s assistance in youth development programs. In 1972, Michigan 4-H youth traveled to Belize to encourage 4-H involvement and learn about the culture. This relationship is still strong after 49 years.
Published on December 15, 2017
The Art of Teen Leadership: Marquette Photovoice Project engaged youth in expressing their perspectives on issues they think are important in the community using photography as the medium.
Published on December 13, 2017
International travel takes youth outside of their comfort zone and encourages them to be better communicators.
Published on December 8, 2017
Many Michigan families have hosted an international exchange student from some organization to help our state rank very high in national statistics. Your family can help Michigan to keep climbing the ladder.
Published on December 7, 2017
Participants learned about visual arts, crafts, sewing and textile projects at the 2017 Michigan 4-H Creative Arts Celebration Workshop.
Published on November 15, 2017
Attend a cultural festival and share the experience with a child. Let them be curious, ask questions, enjoy delicious cultural food, learn about new customs and appreciate traditional dress and dance.
Published on November 14, 2017
Cultural competence, the ability to interact effectively with people of different cultures, helps to ensure the needs of all community members are addressed.
Published on November 1, 2017
Japanese partner LABO and Michigan 4-H have continued their commitment of international exchange for 45 years. Learn more about the cultural significance for these Japanese students.
Published on October 30, 2017
You can learn some unexpected and interesting things when hosting an international exchange student, like the story of potatoes and the United States.