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Dawson County 4-H Foundation received $6507.74 from the donations and matching funds of the Give BIG Lexington campaign last year.  On Thursday, November 12, the Lexington Community Foundation is kicking off its annual one-day giving event - Give BIG Lexington campaign for a 24-hour period.  Donations can be made by downloading the paper form here, or on November 12 on-line at https://www.givebiglexington.org/story/Dawsoncounty4-H

 2020 State Contest Information

 Saturday, November 21, 2020, 9:00 a.m.

 Dawson County Extension Office

 1002 Plum Creek Parkway, Lexington, NE

                Contest Competition starts at 9:00 a.m.

                Fashion Show 1:00 p.m.


Entry Deadline:                 October 15, 2020

Narration Deadline:        November 1, 2020


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Rural Fellows accepting 200 students, 100 host communities for 2021

September 24, 2020
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is seeking college students and community leaders from across Nebraska to participate in the 2021 Rural Fellows program.

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