Volunteers in 4-H Youth Development programs:
- Lead workshops to share knowledge with young people
- Chaperone field trips and leadership conferences
- Work in partnership (adults and youth) to lead 4-H clubs, activities and events
- Help plan and conduct events
- Recruit other volunteers
- Develop and evaluate 4-H Youth Development programs
- Contribute through promoting and supporting 4-H
Volunteering is a privilege. All that’s needed is a desire to provide quality educational programs and experiences with youth. Previous 4-H Youth Development experience is not necessary.
Becoming a Volunteer:
All 4-H Youth Development Volunteers working with youth are required to complete the Wisconsin 4-H Youth Protection program, which includes:
- a background check for arrest and conviction records;
- participation in a volunteer orientation program; and
- annually signing the Volunteer Behavior Expectations form
If interested in any of the following volunteer opportunities, contact us at 920-232-1974.
4-H Volunteer Leader Roles and Opportunities:
In 4-H, most volunteers lead projects for a local year-round club or short-term 4-H group. But there are many ways that volunteers get involved.
Resources on a wide variety of major topics . . . from art to woodworking, from computers to rabbits, from clothing to small engines. To view all available projects here in Winnebago County, click here.
The newly developed Lego project is looking for an additional leader(s). In order for this enthusiastic group to continue to grow in their team building and creativity thinking and engineering skill building additional youth or adult volunteer(s) are needed. All that is required is a passion for Lego’s and lots of enthusiasm. If you are interested, please contact the office at 920-232-1974.
Shooting Sports Leaders
The shooting sports project is looking for additional leaders. More leaders are needed in order to expand the disciplines we offer. If you are interested in archery, rifle, shotgun, muzzleloading, air pistol or wildlife and ecology, and want to help with the youth, please see us. We will help get you certified to teach 4-H Shooting Sports. Let us know if you are interested. Please call Dave or Jackie Salm at 920-836-3861.
Volunteers help make the Winnebago County Fair possible. Volunteers are needed for various 4-H events and junior fair areas. If you can help in any way, contact Sarah Thompson, 920-232-1971 or firstname.lastname@example.org . Please include the day, time, and area that you can help. Feel free to help multiple days! All volunteer assignments will be confirmed prior to fair. All activities take place at the Winnebago County Fairgrounds at 500 E County Rd Y, Oshkosh WI 54901.
|Sunday, August 2|| 4-H Dipper, the 4-H Food Stand at the Winnebago County Fair
|Monday, August 3||
o Cultural Arts
|Tuesday, August 4||
o Plant & Soil Science
|Wednesday, August 5|| 4-H Dipper, the 4-H Food Stand at the Winnebago County Fair
|Thursday, August 6|| 4-H Dipper, the 4-H Food Stand at the Winnebago County Fair
• Any questions please contact Scott Richter at 920-420-4955 or email@example.com .
|Friday, August 7|| 4-H Dipper, the 4-H Food Stand at the Winnebago County Fair
|Saturday, August 8|| 4-H Dipper, the 4-H Food Stand at the Winnebago County Fair
|Sunday, August 9|| 4-H Dipper, the 4-H Food Stand at the Winnebago County Fair
|Monday, August 10|| 4-H Dipper, the 4-H Food Stand at the Winnebago County Fair
4-H Dipper Committee – The 4-H Food Stand at the Winnebago County Fair
Volunteers are needed to help prepare, supervise, and close-up the 4-H Dipper, the 4-H Food Stand at the Winnebago County Fair, August 4-9, 2015. Volunteers are needed before, during, and after the fair for the following positions. If interested in volunteering, contact the office at 920-232-1974 or firstname.lastname@example.org