A boy prepares for a lifetime of leadership roles and public service in 4-H
Even today, Bill Nelson describes himself as an “authentic hayseed.” He is a natural politician with a down-to-earth style that has won over Florida voters for more than three decades. Nelson got his early start in leadership in 4-H.
An award-winning 4-H member revolutionizes the Florida State Fair’s youth programs
Lisa Hinton has been involved with 4-H her entire life, first as a 4-H member, then as a volunteer and agribusiness manager for the Florida State Fair.
An extension agent builds a 4-H program that helps a community thrive
Isaac Chandler, Jr. came to Hamilton County as the agriculture/4-H agent at a pivotal time in U.S. history. In 1952 racial tensions ran high and many changes were taking place within 4-H and throughout the United States. None of this bothered Chandler however, he was there to educate and help young people.