For more information contact: Joanne Wolan
Wisconsin 4-H Foundation
Madison, Wis. (November 1, 2021) – The Wisconsin 4-H Foundation would like to recognize its generous donors. The support of these generous partners provide essential funding for 4-H programs throughout Wisconsin.
Green Diamond Clover
Equity Cooperative Livestock Sales
UW Provision Company
AgCountry Farm Credit Services
Cedar Crest Ice Cream
GreenStone Farm Credit Services
Tractor Supply Company
Alliant Energy Foundation, Inc.
Andis Foundation, Inc.
William S. Knight Foundation
Wisconsin Beef Council
Wisconsin Farm Bureau Foundation
Rural Mutual Insurance Company
Patrick & Janet Thompson Family Foundation
Wisconsin Association of Meat Processors
Boehlke Bottled Gas Corporation
Hull Farm of Lake Geneva
Johnsonville Sausage, Inc.
Edward J. Okray Foundation
The Townsend Foundation
Wauwatosa Savings & Loan Foundation
Wisconsin Farmers Union
“We are truly grateful for the continued support of our generous partners,” says Brenda Scheider, Executive Director of the Wisconsin 4-H Foundation. “These organizations help Wisconsin 4‑H create cutting-edge, relevant programs for young people to learn real-world skills that will prepare them for the challenges of today and tomorrow, moving communities, the state, our country and the world forward in ways no other youth organization can. We value our partners who help Wisconsin 4-H make a positive impact on our youth. We couldn’t do it without them. Thank you.”
Since 1914, Wisconsin 4-H has helped young people develop the skills they need to meet the demands of our complex and changing world. Growing out of a rich history of agricultural clubs that helped the University of Wisconsin Extension connect families to research-based advancements in farming technology and techniques, today’s 4-H has expanded to include science (STEM), leadership, healthy living and communications programming that will help Wisconsin youth build a healthier and more prosperous future.
4-H is one of the largest and oldest statewide youth organizations in Wisconsin, offering a wide variety of programs in both urban and rural settings. From the 4-H activities in the city of Milwaukee to the 4-H clubs in rural areas of Bayfield County, 4-H is making a positive impact on young people throughout the state. Nearly 150,000 youth participate in the Wisconsin 4-H program each year, and more than 22,000 volunteers support the program.
The Wisconsin 4-H Foundation, based in Madison, provides essential funding for 4-H programs throughout Wisconsin. By partnering with individuals, corporations and foundations, the Foundation supports 4-H leadership, youth development and community-building activities throughout the state. Learn more about the Wisconsin 4-H Foundation by visiting www.Wis4HFoundation.org.