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4-H is the nation’s largest youth development organization. More than 6 million 4-H youth in urban neighborhoods, suburban schoolyards, and rural farming communities stand out among their peers: building revolutionary opportunities and implementing community-wide change at an early age.”

4-H is uniquely equipped to deliver high-quality positive youth development. As the youth development program of the nation’s 109 land-grant universities and the Cooperative Extension System, 4-H produces research-driven programming with proven results.”

Cornell University is the land-grant university in New York. 4-H is the youth component of Cornell Cooperative Extension.

New York State 4-H programs offer youth hands-on learning activities in three mission mandate areas:

  • 4-H Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)
  • 4-H Civic Engagement
  • 4-H Healthy Living

Project curriculum and resources are available to you in these project areas as well as others. Work through the county 4-H office to locate appropriate, high-quality resources.

Buffalo PAL and the City of Buffalo Partner with 4-H to provide creative programs around Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)

Program will be offered at ALL City of Buffalo Sites. Please check out our program calendar for time, dates, and locations.

For more information on other 4-H programs: http://erie.cce.cornell.edu/4-h-youth-development