National Reach, Local Programs
4-H's reach and depth is unmatched. Through our community of 100 public universities, 4-H reaches kids in every corner of America - from urban neighborhoods to suburban school yards to rural farming communities. Our network of 500,000 volunteers and 3,500 4-H professionals provides caring and supportive mentoring to all 6 million 4-Her's, helping them grow into the true leaders today and in life.
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Research shows when parents are involved, children are more likely to progress academically, to enjoy the experience, and there are less discipline problems.
Children need a combination of many qualities and skills to succeed in school.
Eight elements critical to youth development and central to the 4-H experience emerged.
Why is parental involvement important?