WHAT IS CITIZENSHIP WASHINGTON FOCUS?
Citizenship Washington Focus (CWF) is a week-long 4-H citizenship program for youth ages 14-18 that takes place at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center, just 1 mile from the Washington, DC border. Every summer, thousands of young people participate in the program, which provides opportunities for them to:
• strengthen their communication, leadership, and citizenship skills on a national level
• understand the importance of civic and social responsibilities as they relate to the development of better citizens and leaders
• exchange ideas, practice respect, and form friendships with other youth from diverse backgrounds
• experience hands-on learning using the historical backdrop of Washington, DC