The Larimer County 4-H Youth Foundation is a 501(C)3 Non-Profit Organization that was established in 1953. Governed by a Board of Trustees, the Foundation is an arm of the Colorado State University/Larimer County Extension Service and acts upon recommendations from the Larimer County Extension Service and its advisory groups to create and sustain positive youth development.

The primary purpose of the Foundation is to help provide financial support for educational opportunities for the approximate 400 volunteer adult leaders and 1,000 youth, ages 5 through 18, who participate directly in the Larimer County, Colorado, 4-H Program.  Educational opportunities include but are not limited to. . .

  • Youth and adult leadership and citizenry skills conferences and workshops
  • Project workshops and competitions
  • Camp experiences
  • Counselor training
  • Livestock and non-livestock events
  • Post-secondary education

 
The Foundation also provides financial support to Larimer County 4-H outreach activities that benefit more than 15,000 kids.

monthly giving and endowment

Mission Statement:  To assist in the further development and participation of Larimer County youth in the 4-H program.

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Larimer County 4-H Carnival 2020

Today’s 4-H involves rural, urban and suburban youth, giving them safe learning environments and partnerships with caring adults who help them meet their basic needs of belonging, mastery, independence and generosity.

Today’s 4-H. . .

  • Values differences and celebrates diversity.
  • Teaches life skills, leadership skills and critical thinking skills
  • Encourages healthy, positive competition.
  • Fosters a spirit of community service and involvement.
  • Builds character.
4-H Carnival

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One-Time Donation

Larimer County 4-H Foundation