Attorney General Biden praises 4-H volunteers at annual training forum

January 28, 2010 under CANR News, Cooperative Extension, Events

Members of Delaware 4-H State Teen Council welcome Attorney General Beau Biden. L-R Sara Somers, vice president, State 4-H Teen Council, Beau Biden, Emily Passwaters, president, State 4-H Teen Council

Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden spent the greater part of this past Saturday morning meeting with Delaware’s 4-H community, hearing their stories, and joining in the 4-H fellowship with an informal breakfast that began a day of workshops and experiential education.

Nearly 140 Delaware 4-H adult volunteers, junior leaders and staff continued a long tradition of honing their volunteer skills by attending the annual Delaware 4-H Leader Forum, held at Lake Forest High School, in Felton, Del. The forum was sponsored by Monsanto, a strong supporter of 4-H volunteer training.

Biden’s appearance launched the annual leadership training event that is designed to enhance, educate, and encourage adult 4-H volunteers in what is the nation’s largest youth development program in the country.

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