Volunteer Community Club Leader Training

Volunteer Community 4-H Club Leader

4-H Club leaders play an important part of the 4-H Community Club. Want your club members to thrive? Check out this video!

Volunteer Community 4-H Club Leader

New Community 4-H Club Leader Checklist

New to your role as a 4-H Leader? This video has some helpful tips to set you up for success.

New Community 4-H Club Leader Checklist

Additional Resources

Charter Application 4-H Club Calendar

Youth Safety

Ensuring youth experience 4-H in a physically and emotionally safe environment is key to youth fully engaging in the learning experience. Watch this short video for more information on how to ensure a safe environment is a priority for club activities and events.

Youth Safety

4-H Club Financials

4-H is a publicly owned program with a name and logo protected by federal law. As a result, funds donated to the program must receive the same accountability as required in handling of public and tax funds. This video explains how Nebraska 4-H clubs can fundraise and have a club checking account while following the correct IRS guidelines.

4-H Club Financials

Additional Resources

Year End Treasurer's Report Form Club Inventory Tracking List

Creating an Engaging & Encouraging Environment

It is important to create a fun and engaging environment at club meetings and activities. This video describes ways to create a sense of belonging for club members through an engaging and encouraging environment.

Creating an Engaging & Encouraging Environment

Additional Resources

4-H Games & Activities Roll Call Ideas Club Troubleshooting Ideas Strategies to Engage Every Parent Parent Interest Survey

Providing Opportunities for Youth Engagement

Now that your club has elected officers, empower them! Engage youth in the 4-H club meeting planning process, using the 4-H meeting wheel as a guide. Empower youth to lead the business portion of the meeting while teaching parliamentary process.

Provding Opportunities for Youth Engagement

Additional Resources

4-H Meeting Wheel Pariliamentary Procedure Basics Parliamentary Procedure Dig Deeper: Motions Parliamentary Procedure Dig Deeper: Amendments Parliamentary Procedure Activity: Introduce the concept with this fun activity!

Creating Learning Opportunities for Youth

This video shares important information about how to work with youth ages 5-18 through various stages of their development. 4-H volunteers can use this information while planning club learning activities.

Creating Learning Opportunities for Youth

Additional Resources

Ages & Stages of Youth Development

4-H in the Community

Community service activities are an important part of the 4-H experience and the community club delivery method is often known for work in the community. Learn more about why community service is essential in developing youth for future success in this video.

4-H in the Community

Additional Resources

True Leaders Service Guide Community Service Idea List

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