Franklin County 4-H Youth Attend State 4-H Council Conference
Nine delegates from Franklin County attended 4-H State Council Conference November 4-5, 2017 in Raleigh, North Carolina. The delegation joined more than 220 youth and adults from across North Carolina. While at the conference, delegates had the chance to participate in interactive workshops, improve their leadership skills and learn with others from across the state. During the conference, attendees celebrated and recognized 4-H Youth Volunteer award winners and helped celebrate the achievements of youth reaching new 4-H Ambassador levels.
4-H’ers attending from Franklin County were Jeremy Cope, Nathaniel Potter, Damian McKnight, Lance Williams, Katie and Emma Haynes, Abigail Graham, Savannah Leonard, and Enya Jones.
For more information on the 4-H program in Franklin County, please contact Meg Wyatt at 919-496-3344.
4-H is North Carolina’s largest youth development organization, equipping more than 247,000 young people each year with the skills to succeed and improve the world around them. 4-H programs and camps encourage young people to “Learn by doing,” helping them to develop into active, contributing citizens. NC State Extension and the Cooperative Extension Program at N.C. A&T State University coordinate 4-H programs statewide.