Stories (page 2)

Read inspiring 4-H stories

Proud To Show My Colours

November 8, 2018
4-H over the last couple years has had a lasting impact on who I’ve become. I have become more outgoing, resourceful and apt to help those around me because of 4-H. I have attended several provincial 4-H opportunities and have…
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4-H Alberta Raised

October 3, 2018
My 4-H story is so deeply entwined with who I am as a person today that the idea of separating it out from the overall story makes the rest seem quite insignificant. Through my 10 years as a member of…
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Not Far From the Tree

January 5, 2018
4-H and One Family’s Strong Roots by Kim Daynard 4-H taught me how to make healthy and tasty whole wheat and pumpernickel breads, properly replace a button, sew a pale yellow jersey shirt from a pattern (which instantly became a…
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4-H in Egypt

Showing 4-H Colours in Egypt

December 1, 2017
Melina’s Story 4-H can take you around the world, and that was certainly evident in my recent trip to Egypt! Showing off my 4-H green at the base of the pyramids, I was struck by the power of human effort…
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It’s all about the journey!

November 30, 2017
Cathy’s story I loved my years as a 4-H member of Napan 4-H Club! My club introduced me to an entirely new community and I had the opportunity to travel provincially, regionally, nationally and internationally. These years were before social…
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An Indescribable Journey – I Hope It Never Ends

November 27, 2017
Bailey’s Story In January of 2006, I joined the Chilliwack 4-H Dog Club, as what was then called a “pre-club” member, (now we call them Young Farmers). I never could have imagined what a journey it would be for me.…
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A Great Canadian Horse Story

November 16, 2017
Joie McBryan Like any good story, there needs to have a cast of interesting characters and a great story line. This story has a cast that includes horses, the renowned Canadian RCMP Musical Ride and a group of 4-H members…
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4-H is Great! Cheryl’s Story

November 13, 2017
4-H has become so important, not to just me, but, to my family, my club, and my community. 4-H gives everyone involved a sense of value and self-appreciation. It allows people to be themselves, to be unique, yet it also…
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Because of 4-H: Sydney’s Story

November 8, 2017
Being a member for over nine years, I’ve grown up with 4-H and it has made me who I am today. I have worked with a variety of animals and tried my hand at lifeskill projects. 4-H has given me…
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The Peace Bridge lights up in support of Show Your 4-H Colours

November 1, 2017
This November 2nd the iconic Peace Bridge connecting Fort Erie, On with Buffalo, New York will be lighting in green in recognition of Show Your 4-H Colours. 4-H Canada would like to thank the Peace Bridge administration team for showing…
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Toronto 3D Signs lights up in support of Show Your 4-H Colours!

November 1, 2017
This November 1st the iconic 3D Toronto in downtown Toronto will be lighting in green in recognition of Show Your 4-H Colours Day. 4-H Canada would like to thank the administration for showing their support and helping to raise the…
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Fredericton Convention Centre Showing Their 4-H Colours

November 1, 2017
This November 1st the beautiful Fredericton Convention Centre in downtown Fredericton, New Brunswick will be lighting in green in recognition of Show Your 4-H Colours Day. 4-H Canada would like to thank the administration staff for showing their support and…
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Edmonton’s High Level Bridge Shows its Support for 4-H

November 1, 2017
This November 1st Edmonton’s High Level Bridge will be lighting in green in recognition of Show Your 4-H Colours Day. 4-H Canada would like to thank the administration staff for showing their support and helping to raise the awareness of…
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Calgary’s Reconciliation Bridge lights green

November 1, 2017
This November 1st Calgary’s Reconciliation Bridge will be lighting in green in recognition of Show Your 4-H Colours Day. 4-H Canada would like to thank the administration staff for showing their support and helping to raise the awareness of how…
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B.C Place Stadium showing their 4-H colours

November 1, 2017
This November 1st BC Place Stadium will be lighting the night green in recognition of Show Your 4-H Colours Day. 4-H Canada would like to thank the administration staff for showing their support and helping to raise the awareness of…
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