4-H News Notes
4-H Leadership Postions open
Dear 4-H Community,
The 4-H Leadership Program offers options for enrolled teens who are ready to learn and serve their 4-H community. There are also openings for adult volunteers who are would like to be part of the Leadership process as Advisors.
The All Star is for the teen member who has earned their star ranks to the gold level. All Stars act as visible role models for their fellow 4-H members and provide support of the 4-H program’s leadership efforts.
The County Teen Ambassador position offers a countywide leadership opportunity that has no star rank requirements to apply and a lower age criteria. This position will foster and guide the members into providing support to the 4-H community with information about Record Books, Star Ranks and more.
Both positions require an application process each year and an interview by a selection committee. Both have had updates to their structure and or requirements. To find the applications, job descriptions, body of work or calendar, please visit the county 4-H website http://cemonterey.ucanr.edu/4-H_Program/Star_Ranking/ Applications are being accepted now through May 10th, 2017 by 4pm.
Of course, both these teams will need adult leadership to help the youth who apply reach their goals. Applicants are being sought for an All Star Co-Advisor(s) and the County Teen Ambassador Co-Advisor(s). Please review the Advisor applications and consider ways that you can give your time even if it is for a one-time special event.
New! A County Youth Council is being formed for the 2017-2018 year. This role is for the member ages 12-19 who is a “doer” who enjoys events, planning, decision making as a group and wants to become a youth “voi