Louisiana 4-H Volunteer
Welcome to the Louisiana 4-H Volunteer Leaders Association (VLA). Here you will find information for Louisiana 4-H volunteers, including opportunities for professional development, mentoring, awards, and grants. Learn how to become a member of the VLA on the member information page.
The Louisiana 4-H Volunteer Leaders Association:
- is a non-profit made up of people who serve and support Louisiana 4-H in a volunteer role.
- is a volunteer organization for individuals who work directly and indirectly with 4-H youth, or those who would like to become involved with the 4-H program in the State of Louisiana.
- established in 2003, the LA4-HVLA is committed to support the 4-H youth in Louisiana grow confident and strong.
The association promotes, supports and strengthens the 4-H program in Louisiana by:
- encouraging community support so that all youth of eligible age shall have the opportunity to benefit from this youth development program.
- organizing and developing 4-H volunteer leaders.
- offering opportunities for the educational and personal growth of volunteers.
- facilitating communication among volunteers.
Modeling the practice of establishing and sustaining successful youth and adult partnerships, volunteers work with a teen member of the LA 4-H SET board to complete a project.