Leadership

Upcoming Events

Leadership Washington Focus

July 12-16, 2021

Leadership Washington Focus (LWF) is a 4-H leadership program for middle school youth. Youth from across the nation will be participating in this event held in mid July at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center in Chevy Chase, Maryland. The program will provide an opportunity for youth to listen to motivational speakers and participate in workshops that will develop communication skills, increase leadership capacity and build lifetime skills. [more info...]

Past Events

South Jersey 4-H Teen Conference

March 1-3, 2019

This conference is open to all 4-H teens in grades 8-13 in all South Jersey counties with 4-H programs. The conference will provide an opportunity for teens to broaden their circle of friends, learn new skills and have fun! The conference is planned and run through a partnership of 4-H teens and adults. [more info...]

North Jersey 4-H Teen Conference

March 8-10, 2019

This conference is open to all 4-H teens in grades 8-13 in all North Jersey counties with 4-H programs. The conference will provide an opportunity for teens to broaden their circle of friends, learn new skills and have fun! The conference is planned and run through a partnership of 4-H teens and adults. [more info...]

Discover the Leader in You! Leadership Conference - North Jersey

March 23, 2019

The Discover the Leader in You! 4-H Leadership Conference is for 4-H members in grades 68. While attending the conference, middle school youth will have fun, meet new friends, and develop leadership and personal development skills that they can utilize at home, in school, in their 4-H club, and in their community. To accommodate 4-H'ers throughout the state, the conference is held in both southern New Jersey and northern New Jersey on two separate dates each year in late winter. [more info...]

NJ State 4-H goLEAD Youth Leadership Institute

June 25-26, 2019

The NJ 4-H goLEAD Youth Leadership Institute for 4-H members in grades 6-8 helps middle school youth build their leadership skills and learn how to plan and conduct service activities in their community. [more info...]

Discover the Leader in You! Leadership Conference - South Jersey

February 1, 2020

The Discover the Leader in You! 4-H Leadership Conference is for 4-H members in grades 68. While attending the conference, middle school youth will have fun, meet new friends, and develop leadership and personal development skills that they can utilize at home, in school, in their 4-H club, and in their community. To accommodate 4-H'ers throughout the state, the conference is held in both southern New Jersey and northern New Jersey on two separate dates each year in late winter. [more info...]

Igniting Your Leadership Potential 1: Launching Into Leadership

August 4-25, 2020

Learn the basic principles of leadership, along with practical strategies for becoming a better leader. In this new online course, you will learn leadership concepts that can be readily applied to your own life. This includes the definition of leadership, leadership traits, styles and tasks and relationships related to leadership. Earn a badge in Leadership and Personal Development. [more info...]

Igniting Your Leadership Potential 2: Inspiring Leadership and Civic Engagement

August 6-27, 2020

Interested in learning more about leadership and civic engagement? In this new online course, you will gain greater self-knowledge and leadership competence, as well as how to facilitate positive social change. You will learn about the Social Change Model of Leadership Development which emphasizes a collaborative approach to leadership and is purposeful, collaborative, and a values-based process that results in positive social change. Earn a badge in Leadership and Civic Engagement in the process.Learn the basic principles of leadership, along with practical strategies for becoming a better leader. In this new online course, you will learn leadership concepts that can be readily applied to your own life. This includes the definition of leadership, leadership traits, styles and tasks and relationships related to leadership. Earn a badge in Leadership and Personal Development. [more info...]

National 4-H Conference

September 26-30, 2020

National 4-H Conference brings youth and adults together to help with strategic planning for the 4-H Program nationally. [more info...]

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