Service-learning

Give back! Being a good citizen involves showing generosity and strengthening your community through service. Learn how to plan and carry out a service project with a group. Set a learning goal, work together to achieve it, think critically and reflect on how your service changes you, improves the lives of others, and influences your community and world.

2018 program summary (PDF)

State specialist contact: Steven A. Henness

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      LO12 Community Service-Learning

      4-H'ers work as a group to develop and carry out a project aimed at enhancing their community or world. Community service-learning projects achieve learning objectives set by the group and give 4-H'ers opportunities to reflect and think critically about their service.

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      MyPI Missouri

      The MyPI Missouri program is for teens ages 13–19 to better prepare their communities, their families, and themselves for responding to emergencies. MyPI participants team up with teens and adult instructors to learn hands-on disaster preparedness, fire safety and suppression, treatment of injuries, light search and rescue, disaster psychology, and more!

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