University of Maryland Extension

4-H Youth Development

The Maryland 4-H Youth Development program is part of the nation's largest youth club and has over 50,000 members and 5,000 volunteers.

The Anne Arundel County 4-H Youth Development Extension Educator coordinates the county 4-H program and provides a supportive setting to help youth reach their full potential. Our 4-H clubs, designed for youth ages 8-18, are located throughout Anne Arundel County.

In 4-H, youth can learn life skills through various projects and activities:


Scholarship Opportunity
Anne Arundel County 4-H All Stars Scholarship 2019
2019 Nominate a 4-H Unsung Hero

If you need special assistance to participate in the 4-H Youth Development Program, please call our office at (410) 222-3900.

For more information on our 4-H Youth Development program or to locate a club in your area, contact Gretchen Sumbrum, Agent, 4-H Youth Development at or call the 4-H office at (410) 222-3900.

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