The Four H's
The four H's stand for Head, Heart, Hands and Health. They represent the four values members work on through fun and interactive programs.
FOCUS OF VIRGINIA 4-H TODAY
The 4-H pledge offers intentional commitment to positive growth. The 4-H Pledge states:
"I pledge My Head to clearer thinking.
My Heart to greater loyalty.
My Hands to larger service and my Health to better living.
For my Club, My Community, My Country and My World.".
Pictures of City And County 4-H Youth Engaged In A Variety of 4-H Programs Across The State
The 4-H emblem is federally protected under Section 18 US Code 707 and belongs to the Congress of the United States. The official color is green with white H's -- the 4-H colors. The white symbolizes purity. The green represents nature's most common color and is emblematic of youth, life, and growth. You must have authorization from your local 4-H program to use these graphics.
4-H assists youth and adults working with those youth to gain additional knowledge, life skills, and attitudes that will further their development as self- directing, contributing, and productive members of society.
Fun and learning starts in 4-H Programs! See 4-H Topics
To create a world in which youth and adults learn, grow and work together as catalysts for positive change.
In Virginia, 4-His the youth development program of Virginia Cooperative Extension and is connected to the research of Virginia Tech and Virginia State University. 4-H is rich in experiences where young people partner with caring adults and volunteers to participate in a variety of activities in which they "learn by doing." Youth ages 5 - 18 participate in Virginia 4-H.
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