|Click above to view picture from the 2012 Co-op Youth Leadership Conference.|
Who: Youth in grades 8-12. Delegates who have previously attended the conference may attend again.
When: April 19-21, 2013
Where: Grant Walker 4-H Educational Center in Pollock, Louisiana
Learn about the cooperative form of business and enhance your teamwork, leadership and communication skills. Interactive and educational programs along with team-building activities allow delegates to explore the world of cooperatives and how this form of business complements and benefits the citizens of Louisiana.
Share and learn techniques and resources with other teen leaders and professional business men and women.
- Be on the board of directors or help manage the business.
- Market and create a successful membership drive.
- Vote on future directions for your business.
- Feel the thrill of victory or the agony of defeat based on your business team actions.
- Win trips and cash awards for your efforts.
Share Your Talent – Come prepared to share your talent by participating in the talent show! Must bring everything you need to participate in the show such as musical instrument, music and player, etc.
Enjoy fellowship with peers during free time and a DJ-emceed dance on the last night!
The Co-op Leadership Conference is sponsored by the Louisiana Council of Farmer Cooperatives and the LSU AgCenter.
Requirements: Completed application, participant health and code of conduct forms and the $30 registration fee must be received no later than March 31, 2013.
Online enrollment is available to LSU AgCenter 4-H agents at https://www.lsuagcenter.net/fourh/4HEvents
Co-op Conference Form below
Make check or money order payable to: LA Council of Farmer Cooperatives
Mail to: Terri Crawford
Co-op Leadership Conference
212-B Macon Ridge Road
Winnsboro, LA 71295