4-H Ambassadors

 WHAT IS A 4-H AMBASSADOR?

4-H Ambassadors are teens in grades 9-13 who love 4-H and want others to love it also!  Ambassadors have fun promoting 4-H, planning and organizing events, and teaching younger 4-H’ers.  Ambassadors create opportunities to use their skills in leadership, communication, and teamwork.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Be an active Barron County 4-H member in grades 9-13
  • Have an interest in promoting 4-H
  • Have a positive, enthusiastic attitude
  • Be willing and able to speak to 4-H and community groups
  • Be a good role model for younger members
  • Be responsible, accountable,  dedicated and willing to follow through on responsibilities

EXPECTATIONS

  • Attend occasional meetings and scheduled activities  (Ambassadors will set their schedule)
  • Plan and carry out ways to promote 4-H with youth and adults of Barron County
  • Assist with 4-H events and activities, including Communications Day, Fair Hospitality Booth, Awards      Program and others.
  • Contribute to planning process and attend an Ambassador leadership retreat
  • Wear 4-H Ambassador shirt and name badge (provided) whenever in Ambassador role

WHAT DO YOU GET OUT OF IT?

  • Attendance at a fun leadership retreat or conference
  • Marketable skills such as leadership, communication and teamwork
  • Great experience for college applications and resumes