Virginia 4-H Military Clubs

Funded by 4-H Military Partnership Grant



Source: 4-H Military Partnership Website



Military 4-H Partnerships are supported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Institute of Food and Agriculture, 4-H Headquarters; U.S. Army Child, Youth and School Services; U.S. Air Force Child and Youth Programs; U.S. Navy Child and Youth Programs; and Virginia Cooperative Extension 4-H Program (Virginia Tech and Virginia State University) through grant funding at Kansas State University.

U.S Air Force Child and Youth Programs

The 4-H Air Force Partnership expands hands-on learning opportunities for Air Force youth, families and Youth Programs staff on installations and in the community.  Since 4-H is located in every county in every state, it allows for easy access to resources, professional development and support for military 4-H Clubs and programs wherever a family is located.  Read more. . .



U.S. Navy Child and Youth Programs

In 2007 the U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Institute of Food and Agriculture, signed an agreement with the United States Navy Child and Youth Programs (CYP) to initiate the 4-H/Navy Youth Development Project to provide positive youth development experiences for Navy Youth.  Read more . . .

U.S Army Child, Youth and School (CYS) Services

Since its inception in 1995, the 4-H partnership with Army has evolved into a model program of cooperation between Federal agencies.  Through this partnership, 4-H National Headquarters and Army Child, Youth and Schools Services partner to provide predictable, quality youth programs and introduce 4-H to Army Installations worldwide.  Read more . . .



The Partners

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)/ National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)/ 4-H National Headquarters

4-H National Headquarters at USDA is pleased to have established formal partnerships with Army Child, Youth and School services, Air Force Airman and Family Services and Navy Family Readiness to support positive youth development education for youth whose parents are serving in the military. Read more . . .