Through 4-H, hundreds of thousands of North Carolina’s young people learn new skills and serve their communities each year. 4-H offers clubs, special interest programs, summer camps, school enrichment and after-school child care. Guided by North Carolina Cooperative Extension educators and adult and teen volunteers, 4-H’ers gain knowledge, skills and experience that help them become responsible citizens and leaders.
Dr. Carol Devine of Cornell University states that “Long work hours and irregular schedules mean more time away from family, less time for household food work, difficulty in maintaining a regular meal pattern MORE »
It has been more than twenty years since the Search Institute in Minneapolis, MN released its findings on a framework of 40 Developmental Assets. The assets contribute to the overall well being of MORE »
Richmond County is well known for its meat goat production, particularly the South African Boer Goat. There are over 100 farms that have an interest in meat goats in Richmond and surrounding counties. MORE »
4-H Adventures After-School Program allows children an opportunity to improve schoolwork and behavior while learning life skills in a safe environment. The program is offered, at no cost, through a partnership with Richmond MORE »
See what all the talk is about with Richmond County 4-H on Facebook! Find out current 4-H events, competitions, and much more. Visit www.facebook.com/richmondcounty4h and “Like” us! Check out all the fun things MORE »
If you’d like to contact us for more information about Cooperative Extension – Richmond Center, feel free to e-mail us at RichmondCES@ncsu.edu. We are interested in your feedback and suggestions as to how MORE »