WHO CAN JOIN?

Ohio 4-H membership is based on a child's age and grade as of January 1 of the current project year. Eligiblity for Cloverbud participation begins when a child is enrolled in Kindergarten and is five years old.  Eligibilty for participation in 4-H projects and competitive events begins when a child is 8 and in 3rd grade.  Any youth age 9 or above is eligible for project membership, regardless of grade level. Membership requires enrollment in an authorized Ohio 4-H club or group under the direction of the OSU Extension professional or an appoved adult volunteer.  A youth's 4-H eligibility ends December 31st the year he or she turns 19.  Joining Ohio 4-H is a privelage and responsibility for individuals and is subject to the Ohio 4-H Code of Conduct and applicable policies of the Ohio State University.

FIND A 4-H CLUB

You can call the OSU Extension office at 330-424-7291 or 330-870-1165 to speak to one of our staff members to help you locate a 4-H Club near you. 

CLUB LISTING WITH ADVISOR CONTACT

 

4-H WINNING PLAN

Accomidations can be made for youth with disabilities through our Winning 4-H Plan.

To make an accomodation request, complete the Winning 4-H Plan Request form (link below) and send it to our 4-H Educator.

Winning Plan 4-H Plan request Form- two options

Print and Write - print this form, handwrite your responses, then send

PDF Fillable- open this form, type your responses, then print and send