4-H empowers youth to reach their full potential working and learning in partnership with caring adults.
4-H is education for life that uses a learn-by-doing approach.

Active in all 93 counties and at 4h.unl.edu

Johnson County 4-H

4-H Volunteer/Leader Screening - Required in 2021

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension 4-H Volunteer Activity Application process includes a volunteer screening. All volunteers and staff who work directly with youth are required to complete the volunteer screening. Be assured the volunteer screening process is confidential.

Purpose of 4-H

 4-H is a community of young people across America learning leadership, citizenship and life skills.  4-H is a formal component of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension youth education effort.  Extension will provide support to 4-H clubs, members and volunteers to help them provide positive educational experiences.  In return, 4-H clubs, members and volunteers are accountable to Extension for their activities and finances.