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4 H Logo - 4 leaf cloverVolunteer with 4-H​​

Palm Beach County 4-H relies on dedicated volunteers to promote its mission to help youth gain the knowledge and life skills they need to be productive, responsible citizens. Your time as a volunteer will provide these youth the safe environment they need to pursue whatever interests, causes, and leadership roles that are most important to them. Adults who are not currently 4-H volunteers, we invite you to become a volunteer and share in the positive experiences of the Palm Beach County 4-H program.


Volunteering with Palm Beach County 4-H

Why Vo​lunteer?

Volunteer Descriptions​​​​​

​Volunteer Resources

​Volunteer Guide to Child Abuse


Palm Beach County Club Paperwork

Establishing and Chartering a 4-H Club

​Adopting 4-H Club By-Laws

​Affirmative Action Fact Sheet​

​Affirmative Action Letter of Compliance​​
All Reasonable Efforts Document


4-H Club Specifics

4-H Logo Rules

Fundraising

4-H Branding Guidelines
​Accident/Injury/Discipline Form
Risk Management Pre-Event Planning Matrix
Risk Management Pre-Event Planning Form

​Protecting Youth and Volunteers by Planning Ahead
Positive Discipline for Youth
Club Member Sign in Sheet
Basic 4-H Club Meeting/Officer Roles


4 H Logo - 4 leaf cloverVOLUNTEER WITH 4-H!

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Palm Beach County 4-H relies on dedicated volunteers to promote its mission to help youth gain the knowledge and life skills they need to be productive, responsible citizens. Your time as a volunteer will provide these youth the safe environment they need to pursue whatever interests, causes, and leadership roles that are most important to them. Adults who are not currently 4-H volunteers, we invite you to become a volunteer and share in the positive experiences of the Palm Beach County 4-H program.

HOW DO I BECOME A 4-H VOLUNTEER?

  1. Decide that you want to help kids grow and explore their futures.
  2. Check out some of the different volunteer experiences (volunteer roles) with Palm Beach County 4-H.
  3. Contact 4-H Secretary, Dina Ligotino (DLigotino@pbcgov.org or 561-233-1792) to make an appointment to meet with your 4-H Agent.
  4. Choose a volunteer role and complete an Adult Volunteer Profile through 4-H Online.* (Background screenings are a part of the Volunteer Application process.)
  5. Successfully complete the annual OYCS Youth Protection Training (using an Internet Explorer web browser). Training results will be e-mailed Dina as well.
  6. Complete and submit the Florida 4-H Volunteer Packet to Dina.
  7. Visit sheriff's office to obtain fingerprinting and await eligibility status from 4-H Agent.
  8. After you receive your official appointment letter, attend a county orientation and training.
  9. Prepare to share your skills, knowledge and talents while having Fun with kids!

 CONTACT US

​​​​Palm Beach County  - 4-H Youth Development

559 N Military Trail
West Palm Beach, FL 33415

Phone: 561-233-1731Fax: 561-233-1761
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 New Volunteer Forms

You may apply to volunteer through 4honline.com, however, please notify us if you do.

Volunteer Application

ABC's of 4-H - A guide for new volunteers