University of Vermont

Cultivating Healthy Communities

4-H & Youth

4-H Volunteer and Educator Resources

Teachers and Adult volunteers are key to success in 4-H. Whether you are leading in or out of a classroom, your efforts are vital to creating opportunities for positive youth development.

Leader Resources

Currently, 4-H Science programs reach more than 5 million youth with hands-on learning experiences to ensure global competitiveness and prepare the next generation of science, engineering, and technology leaders.


4-H In Schools

OMK provides educational, recreational and support activities to children and youth of service men and women in Vermont - building community connections for kids, empowering teens to share their stories and helping them to educate the community about the realities of the deployment cycle.


4-H After and Out-of School

Vermont 4-H offers a wide variety of opportunities which enable teens to develop knowledge, skills, attitudes, and aspirations needed for success in the 21st century. Teens can participate in programs focused on LEADERSHIP, CITIZENSHIP and LIFESKILLS through exploring a variety of topics.