Skip to main content

Logo for N.C. Cooperative Extension N.C. Cooperative Extension Homepage

Junior Leaders

en Español / em Português

El inglés es el idioma de control de esta página. En la medida en que haya algún conflicto entre la traducción al inglés y la traducción, el inglés prevalece.

Al hacer clic en el enlace de traducción se activa un servicio de traducción gratuito para convertir la página al español. Al igual que con cualquier traducción por Internet, la conversión no es sensible al contexto y puede que no traduzca el texto en su significado original. NC State Extension no garantiza la exactitud del texto traducido. Por favor, tenga en cuenta que algunas aplicaciones y/o servicios pueden no funcionar como se espera cuando se traducen.


Inglês é o idioma de controle desta página. Na medida que haja algum conflito entre o texto original em Inglês e a tradução, o Inglês prevalece.

Ao clicar no link de tradução, um serviço gratuito de tradução será ativado para converter a página para o Português. Como em qualquer tradução pela internet, a conversão não é sensivel ao contexto e pode não ocorrer a tradução para o significado orginal. O serviço de Extensão da Carolina do Norte (NC State Extension) não garante a exatidão do texto traduzido. Por favor, observe que algumas funções ou serviços podem não funcionar como esperado após a tradução.


English is the controlling language of this page. To the extent there is any conflict between the English text and the translation, English controls.

Clicking on the translation link activates a free translation service to convert the page to Spanish. As with any Internet translation, the conversion is not context-sensitive and may not translate the text to its original meaning. NC State Extension does not guarantee the accuracy of the translated text. Please note that some applications and/or services may not function as expected when translated.

Collapse ▲

Junior Leaders are youth ages 13-18 who work alongside club leaders, activity leaders, and the 4-H extension agent to help facilitate programs for Cloverbud and 4-Hers age 8-12. If you have an interest in developing your leadership skills and helping others then the Junior Leaders program may be right for you!


  • Build life skills in areas of communication, collaboration, problem-solving, and conflict resolution.
  • Participate in county and multi-county recreational outings and events.
  • Great addition to a college application or resume.
  • Fulfill volunteer hour requirements for other organizations like FFA, NHS, etc…


Junior leaders must submit an application and be approved by the 4-H agent. Once approved they must complete an orientation and commit to help with at least one program or workshop throughout the year. Additional time commitments may be required to participate in county or multi-county recreational outings. Junior leads must also:

  • Be between the age of 13-18
  • Show a genuine interest in helping others
  • Be respectful, responsible, and patient
  • Be an existing 4-H member
  • Adhere to the 4-H Code of Conduct
  • Actively engage in activities and programs

If you or someone you know is interested in becoming a Junior Leader please fill out this form. If under 18 please complete with an adult.

For more information about Junior Leaders please contact Sarah Holden at or 828-884-3109.

Written By

Sarah Holden, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionSarah HoldenExtension Agent, 4-H Youth Development Call Sarah Email Sarah N.C. Cooperative Extension, Transylvania County Center
Page Last Updated: 1 year ago
Was the information on this page helpful? Yes check No close