4-H Foundation of Alberta
Volunteer directors, staff of the 4-H
Foundation of Alberta and other "friends of 4-H" are committed
to the mission statement: The 4-H Foundation of
Alberta seeks, receives, and administers resources to enhance
4-H in Alberta.
In 1977, the 4-H Foundation of Alberta was
formed as a nonprofit organization to build and operate the
Alberta 4-H Centre. Since then thousands of 4-H members, youth
groups, corporations, government departments, and other groups
have worked and socialized at the 4-H Centre located on Battle
The mandate of the Foundation has broadened
to include administering provincial, regional, and district
scholarships, handling bequests, managing funds like the Healy
Estate and creating corporate relationship to secure funds
to ensure 4-H remains a strong vibrant program.
of Alberta structure
Board of Director consist of 8 elected
members, immediate Past President of Alberta 4-H Council and 3
ex-officio members consisting of the immediate Past Chair of 4-H
Foundation of Alberta, 4-H Branch staff representative and 4-H
Foundation of Alberta Chief Executive Officer.
Each of the 8 elected members serve 2 year
terms and can stand for re-elected for 2 additional terms
exception is for directors that may be serving in Chair and
Vice-chair positions. The treasurer is re-elected every 2
years and does not have a term limit.
The Board of Directors elect a chair and Vice
Chair which serve for a maximum of 2 years.
What We Do....
Management and marketing day to day
operations of the 143 acre Alberta 4-H Centre.
Managing various 4-H funds and securing
funds to ensure 4-H has resources to remain a strong youth
Administer the Alberta 4-H Scholarship
Program. (Provincial, Regional and District) Each year
there are approx 108 scholarships totaling over $80,000 each
year to past and present Alberta 4-H members
Provide administration services for fundraising campaigns which include recycling, product and commission
Marketing, management, and administration
of a planned giving program that will benefit the Alberta
For further information regarding the 4-H
Foundation of Alberta operations please visit
or contact us at:
4-H Foundation of Alberta
RR #1 Westerose, Alberta Canada T0C 2V0
Phone: 780-682-2153 Fax:780.682.3784
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