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4-H and Youth in Calhoun County

4H Youth

4H volunteers donated over 2,000 hours of their time (valued over $48,000) and more than 1,600 young people participate in 4H activities each month, such as whitewater kayak trips, Earth Day activities, Shooting Sports Clubs, Robotics Clubs and Camp Cane Creek, which is held each Summer at Cane Creek Community Gardens.

 

Alabama Master Naturalist Program

egret standing on driftwood in a wetland area

The Alabama Master Naturalist program is a new statewide program whose goal is to help promote awareness, understanding, and respect of Alabama’s natural world among Alabama’s citizens and visitors. In addition, the AMN program will also develop a statewide corps of well-informed volunteers providing education, outreach, and service dedicated to the beneficial management of natural resources and natural areas within their communities.

Learn more about how you can participate today!

SNAP-Ed and CHAMPION

 

SNAP-ED and CHAMPION programs

SNAP-Ed programs and CHAMPION (Community Health Aerobic Motivational Program Initiating Optimal Nutrition) efforts reached over 1,000 students, reinforcing the importance of choosing foods from the USDA’s MyPlate recommendations, focusing on a diet high in fruits and vegetables.