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North Dakota 4-H: Helping Youth Find Their Spark!

  • 4-H provides hands-on, real life experiences through projects, activities and events.
  • In a North Dakota statewide survey, 75% of 4-H’ers said “because of 4-H, I am comfortable being a leader.”
  • Nine out of 10 youth said 4-H has inspired them to volunteer in their communities.
  • 4-H is one of the largest research-based youth organizations in the state and is led by NDSU Extension.

ND 4-H Mission - Creating supportive learning environments for all youth and adults to reach their full potential as capable, competent, and caring citizens.

4-H Pledge

I Pledge...

My Head to clearer thinking,
My Heart to greater loyalty,
My Hands to larger service,
And my Health to better living,
for my club, my community, my country, and my world.

Highlighted Areas of Support

4-H Environment, Outdoor Skills and Shooting Sports Fund

Center for 4-H Youth Development


Rank State Gifts
1 ND 31
2 MN 8
3 FL 2
Verle and Sandra “Sanderson” Peterson 4-H Youth Development Scholarship Match
For every dollar given to the Center for 4-H Youth Development fund, Verle and Sandra “Sanderson” Peterson will gift $1 for scholarship support up to $5,000.
$5,000 MATCHED
Your Legacy is Our Future!
Would you like to hear how to lower taxes or trade a gift for income? If NDSU receives 50 planned gift information requests, it will unlock a $50,000 gift from a husband-and-wife alum team that will benefit scholarships in the College of Health Professions. To participate, when making a gift to any area select “yes” to the estate planning question during checkout.
50 / 50 Gifts
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