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Volunteer With Yancey County 4-H

Volunteers are the Heart of Yancey County 4-H!

In 4‑H, we believe in the power of young people. We see that every child has valuable strengths and real influence to improve the world around us. Through  hands-on educational activities, 4-H participants gain knowledge and life skills enabling them to become positive, productive, capable, and compassionate members of their communities. 4-H provides opportunities for youth ages 5-18 years old.

Whether you are interested in Red Heart with Saying "Volunteers are the heart of 4H"becoming a club leader, or you just have a few hours to invest, Yancey County 4-H has exciting volunteer opportunities. Volunteers can serve in a variety of capacities, including: being a volunteer leader for an existing club, starting a new club, serving on a committee, teaching or leading a workshop, and more.

Program Areas include STEM, cooking, health/nutrition, wildlife & natural resources, livestock, citizenship & leadership, horticulture, and more!

You can help make a difference in the lives of Yancey County youth. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer or would like more information, please contact Jordan English, 4-H Agent at 828.682.1871 or

Become a Volunteer Today and Help Influence the Leaders of Tomorrow!

  • Please Note: All 4-H volunteers who work directly with youth in any unsupervised capacity (i.e., club leaders chaperones, etc.) are required to complete and pass a background check and have a current Volunteer Application on file with their local 4-H office.