4-H Programs

4-H is growing current and future leaders: growing kids who are confident and strong, curious enough to question and capable enough to find the answers; growing youth who stick to a job until the job gets done and know how to work with others, as well as lead.

4-H grows from the farms to the towns, and from the suburbs to the cities. Anywhere curiosity roams and confidence thrives. Anywhere technology can be advanced and achievement is valued. Anywhere positive change is possible and giving back moves communities forward. After all, true leaders aren’t born; they’re grown!


Check out some of the program areas offered in Michigan 4-H by exploring the links below.

4-H Animal Science

4-H Arts

4-H Careers & Entrepreneurship

4-H Environmental & Outdoor Education

4-H Global & Cultural Education

4-H Healthy Youth

4-H Leadership, Citizenship & Service

4-H STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)

Looking for something more specific? Check out the program areas in more detail here.

4-H projects provide youth with the opportunity to build life skills that may be applied to future career choices. The 4-H snapshot sheet series covers what 4-H’ers can learn from projects, ways to get involved and resources for learning more. (2 pages per sheet, 2011-2018)