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The Money Mentors Program: Increasing Financial Literacy In Utah Youths, Zurishaddai A. Garcia, Dave Francis, Amanda Christensen, Stacey S. Macarthur, Margie Memmott, Paul A. Hill Dec 2017

The Money Mentors Program: Increasing Financial Literacy In Utah Youths, Zurishaddai A. Garcia, Dave Francis, Amanda Christensen, Stacey S. Macarthur, Margie Memmott, Paul A. Hill

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Utah 4-H and Fidelity Investments collaborated on a program for increasing the financial literacy of teens and children. The collaboration resulted in positive impacts for both Extension and Utah youths. Extension benefited through partnership with a corporation that provided content expertise, volunteers, and funding for a financial literacy program. Youths benefited from improved financial literacy. A Teens Reaching Youth (TRY) team approach was used for the training of 81 teens, who then taught 530 youths statewide. The curriculum addressed research-based financial concepts through activities and technologies that were interactive, appealing, and engaging. The program development and implementation processes may serve ...


Intentional Mentoring Through 4-H: The Role Of 4-H In A Successful Mentoring Program Between Youth And Adults, Emily Ann Shepperd May 2017

Intentional Mentoring Through 4-H: The Role Of 4-H In A Successful Mentoring Program Between Youth And Adults, Emily Ann Shepperd

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4-H Youth and Families with Promise (4-H YFP) is a one to one youth mentoring program that aims to help youth obtain skills that will help them to be successful. The purpose of this research was to determine if any positive outcomes were shown of youth participating in 4-H YFP. Positive outcomes were identified as peer social competence, greater ability to make positive choices, the development of effective communication skills, building connections, and contributing to the community. Results show that these outcomes positively increased among youth participants in the 4-H YFP program- but the changes were too small to be ...


4-H Try Lotions & Potions Curriculum, An Entrepreneurial Project, Donna Carter, Teresa Hunsaker Jul 2011

4-H Try Lotions & Potions Curriculum, An Entrepreneurial Project, Donna Carter, Teresa Hunsaker

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This manual includes recipes, instructions, and explanations for making your own spa products as part of the TRY program.


Charity Pillowcases, Debra Proctor, Susan Haws Jul 2011

Charity Pillowcases, Debra Proctor, Susan Haws

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This is a how-to guide for completing a charity pillowcase sewing project.


Sewing Skills Quiet Book, Debra Proctor, Susan Haws Jul 2011

Sewing Skills Quiet Book, Debra Proctor, Susan Haws

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This is a how-to guide for completing a quiet book sewing project.


4-H Try Coordinator's Manual, Donna Carter, Katrina Pearce Dec 2010

4-H Try Coordinator's Manual, Donna Carter, Katrina Pearce

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This manual is for the TRY volunteer program's coordinator.


4-H Try Member's Manual, Donna Carter, Karina Pearce Dec 2010

4-H Try Member's Manual, Donna Carter, Karina Pearce

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This manual is for TRY members.


Weighted Pincushion And Thread Bag, Susan Haws Jun 2010

Weighted Pincushion And Thread Bag, Susan Haws

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This is a how-to publication on making weighted pincushion and thread bags.


Clover Cake Decorating, Naomi Weeks Jan 2009

Clover Cake Decorating, Naomi Weeks

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This publication is an introduction and includes ordering information for Clover Cake Decorating for Beginners 4-H curriculum.


Utah 4-H Stadium Jumping, Rebecca Lewis, Patricia Evans Jan 2009

Utah 4-H Stadium Jumping, Rebecca Lewis, Patricia Evans

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This publication outlines details of stadium jumping courses for horses.


Spa And Healthy Lifestyles: 4-H Afterschool, Naomi Weeks Jan 2009

Spa And Healthy Lifestyles: 4-H Afterschool, Naomi Weeks

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This publication is an introduction and includes ordering information for Spa and Healthy Lifestyles 4-H curriculum.


Basic Parliamentary Procedure For 4-H Clubs, Donna Carter Aug 2008

Basic Parliamentary Procedure For 4-H Clubs, Donna Carter

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This publication provides outline and benefits to using Parliamentary Procedure in 4-H clubs.


Teens Reaching Youth (Try) 4-H Volunteer Program, Donna Carter Aug 2008

Teens Reaching Youth (Try) 4-H Volunteer Program, Donna Carter

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This publication provides a perspective to using teens as volunteers to teach 4-Hers.


Giving A 4-H Foods Demonstration, Donna Carter Aug 2008

Giving A 4-H Foods Demonstration, Donna Carter

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This publication provides steps to giving an effective 4-H food demonstration.


Basic Tips For 1st Year Junior Livestock Market Projects, Donna Carter Aug 2008

Basic Tips For 1st Year Junior Livestock Market Projects, Donna Carter

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This fact sheet gives basic tips for 1st year junior market livestock projects.


Welcome To Weber County 4-H, New 4-H Club Member Welcome Packet, Donna Carter Jul 2007

Welcome To Weber County 4-H, New 4-H Club Member Welcome Packet, Donna Carter

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This packet serves as Weber County's welcome packet for new 4-H members.


Level 1a - Youth Elastic Waist Skirt Without A Pattern - 104, Ronda Olsen, Karen Biers, Debra Proctor Mar 2007

Level 1a - Youth Elastic Waist Skirt Without A Pattern - 104, Ronda Olsen, Karen Biers, Debra Proctor

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This publication gives instructions on how to make a skirt with an elastic waist without a pattern.


Level 3 - Mitered Corner Blanket - 401, Ronda Olsen, Karen Biers, Debra Proctor Mar 2007

Level 3 - Mitered Corner Blanket - 401, Ronda Olsen, Karen Biers, Debra Proctor

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This publication gives instructions for sewing a mitered corner blanket.


4-H Mentoring: Youth And Families With Promise, Kathleen Riggs, Katie Henderson, Brian Higginbotham Mar 2007

4-H Mentoring: Youth And Families With Promise, Kathleen Riggs, Katie Henderson, Brian Higginbotham

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This publication describes a prevention program designed to enhance the developmental assets of at-risk youth.


Level 1a - Four Square Pillow - 103, Ronda Olsen, Karen Biers, Debra Proctor Mar 2007

Level 1a - Four Square Pillow - 103, Ronda Olsen, Karen Biers, Debra Proctor

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This publication gives directions for making a four square pillow.


The Usefulness Of 4-H Project Manual As Seen By Members Parents And Adult Leaders In Cache County, Vichit Viasayanunt May 1972

The Usefulness Of 4-H Project Manual As Seen By Members Parents And Adult Leaders In Cache County, Vichit Viasayanunt

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The primary objective of this study was to survey the usefulness of the 4-H members' project manual according to the opinions of members, parents, and adult leaders in Cache County, State of Utah.

Two USU Extension Agents, 140 4-H members, 119 parents, and 30 leaders cooperated in this survey. A separate questionnaire accompanied by a cover letter by the Extension Agents and a letter of explanation by the author was sent to each person in the three categories mentioned. Questionnaires were mailed to 200 4-H male members, 190 parents and 46 adult leaders. Evaluation of the usefulness of the manuals ...