Monthly Archives: April 2016

Raise More Money with DonationMatch

Thanks to Shaina for sharing this resource with me recently! If you are looking for an easier way to secure donated goods for program usage or as part of a fundraiser (i.e. Silent Auction), DonationMatch is your friend!  This FREE site … Continue reading

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How Does One DO Leadership?

Chance are that during your time as a 4-H professional you have sat through (and/or led)  your share of leadership workshops.  Interestingly, many of these workshops start in exactly the same way… Instructor:  “First, we are going to define leadership.  Someone tell me … Continue reading

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Advertising Programs where People Look for Them

Even today, repeated research says that mothers still make the bulk of the household decisions as they relate to the children within the family unit (childcare, extracurricular activities, education, etc.).  The majority of the mothers of the youth we are … Continue reading

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University of Illinois Volunteer E-Courses

Today’s link comes from the University of Illinois:  4-H Volunteer E-courses.  Several free courses are available to anyone who completes the brief registration process, including: Public Presentations:  Plan, Prepare, Practice, and Present Working with Committees Parliamentary Procedure 4-H Club Program … Continue reading

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