Wisconsin 4-H Inducts 12 into Hall of Fame

4-h-hall-of-fame-2-17Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development inducted 12 of the state’s most dedicated and influential 4-H educators, volunteers and supporters into the Wisconsin 4-H Hall of Fame on Nov. 5, at the Green Lake Conference Center.

“Each of the 2016 Wisconsin 4-H Hall of Fame laureates has transformed the lives of children and families with whom they’ve worked and the communities in which they’ve lived,” says Dale Leidheiser, Program Director of Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development, which is part of the University of Wisconsin-Extension. Photos from the event are available on Flickr. You can also view the entire event on Youtube.

The 2016 Wisconsin 4-H Hall of Fame Laureates are:

A list of the previous 111 Wisconsin 4-H Hall of Fame laureates is available at https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/wi4hhof/honorees/

The private Hall of Fame ceremony and dinner was held during the annual Wisconsin 4-H Fall Forum weekend. Fall Forum is an opportunity for youth and adult leaders to attend a statewide training weekend with county and state staff to develop relationships, facilitate discussion between counties and provide an opportunity for youth and adult volunteers to be involved in the planning and evaluation of state programs.

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