Parent and Volunteer Conferences
State 4-H Parent-Volunteer Conference
The primary purpose for this conference is to strengthen the local club or project group experience for youth, families, parents and volunteers. We want parents and volunteers to gain greater confidence in developing and implementing a local experience which will retain youth, gain youth and use an increasing number of volunteers as project and activity leaders.
Conference Objectives 2022
- We – 4-H is a community of youth, volunteers, families, and Extension staff creating opportunities for growth.
- Opportunities - 4-H, “Makes the Best Better” by envisioning each circumstance as a unique possibility.
- Readiness – Volunteers, members, and Extension staff are ready to adapt, cope with change, overcome challenges/difficulties, and can recover after experiencing disappointment, misfortune or disease.
- Leadership – Programming at all levels, assists the group in meeting its goals by showing or directing along the way; using personal influence to guide the group in reaching its goals; and appropriately recognizing initiative, resiliency, and growth.
- Development – The 4-H Positive Youth Development effort is about the act or "process" of growing or influencing youth, families, and communities to be resilient through the development and practice of life skills in the family, club, community, country, and world.
Information and Registration
- Early-Bird - Completed between April 1st through May 25th
- Prices for Early-Bird:
- Pre-Conference and Conference (In-Person): $50
- Pre-Conference and Conference (Virtual): $40
- Conference Only (In-Person): $40
- Conference Only (Virtual): $20
- Pre-Conference Only: $20
- Prices for Registration after May 25th:
- Pre-Conference and Conference (In-Person): $55
- Pre-Conference and Conference (Virtual): $45
- Conference Only (In-Person): $45
- Conference Only (Virtual): $25
- Pre-Conference Only: $25
- Prices for Early-Bird:
- Registration - Completed May 25th through June 10th.
- Conference and Pre-conference Program, Workshops, and Registration Information (Multiple Participation Options: Face-to-Face and Virtual)
- Online Registration - Through ZSuite Certified Volunteer/Teen Leader
- Online Registration - Parent/Adult Non-Certified Volunteer
- Parent and Volunteer Conference Flyer 1
- Parent and Volunteer Conference Flyer 2
- Parent and Volunteer Conference Logo
- Parent and Volunteer Conference Postcard (Coming Soon)
National 4-H Volunteer Conference
Mark your calendar and join us for a prism of possibilities. The Conference is open to anyone working with 4-H youth across the U.S. and is hosted by volunteers from the southern region. We are pleased to offer incredible opportunity on-site at Rock Eagle 4-H Center in Eatonton, Georgia as well as virtual and pre-recorded options. Regardless of your location, you'll be sure to have access to top-notch educational sessions.