4-H Alberta Legacy Fund - Building Today - Enhancing Our Future

What is the 4-H Alberta Legacy Fund?

The 4-H Alberta Legacy Fund supports 4-H Alberta by using the interest earned by the fund. The 4-H Foundation of Alberta manages this fund, on behalf of all 4-H Alberta members, leaders, clubs and councils. The 4-H Foundation of Alberta is committed to growing the 4-H Alberta Legacy Fund to a point where it can provide an automatic yearly grant to clubs and councils.

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Legacy Fund History

In six years with donations from clubs, individuals and corporate businesses, this fund has reached $150,000 in principle, while providing over $28,000 in grants to 4-H Alberta groups. 4-H clubs have received support from this fund since 2001 for special events or member and leader skill enhancement.

The Legacy Fund has assisted clubs, districts, and regions enhance their members and leader experiences through programs, workshops and special events.

 

    ALL unallocated donations are contributed to the Alberta 4-H Legacy Fund.

 

Year

Granted

2001

$2,182

2002

$5,405

2003

$5,475

2004

$5,100

2005

$3,870

2006

$6,000 4-H Clubs, districts, regions submitted an application for a Legacy Fund Grant in the period               of 2001-2006.

2007

$6,600 Starting in 2007 through 2008 the 4-H Alberta Legacy Fund contributed $100 directly to               each 4-H district and $200 to each 4-H regional councils.

2008

$6,900

2009

$18,325 In 2009, the 4-H Alberta Legacy Fund contributed funding to all 4-H clubs, districts and                       regions

Total

$59,857

4-H Alberta Legacy Fund Goal

The Fund's goal is to improve the long-term quality of the 4-H program in Alberta plus provide new opportunities for youth and volunteer leaders. 

What was the $90 for 90 4-H Years Campaign?
In recognition of the 90th Anniversary of 4-H Alberta in 2007, the 4-H Foundation of Alberta conducted a donation campaign to enhance the long-term viability of the 4-H program in Alberta.

4-H Alberta is blessed with a vibrant volunteer leadership base, enthusiastic 4-H members, dedicated staff and phenomenal corporate support. Building a long term lasting legacy for 4-H Alberta is a primary goal of the 4-H Foundation of Alberta.

Target in the $90 for 90 4-H Years campaign was . . .

$90,000 from our:

  • 4-H Family
  • 4-H Members
  • 4-H Leaders
  • 4-H Clubs
  • 4-H Councils
  • 4-H Alumni

$90,000 from our:

  • 4-H Corporate supporters
  • 4-H Private supporters

Why contribute to the 4-H Alberta Legacy Fund?

The 4-H Alberta program is known for developing self reliant, contributing individuals with marketable skills to succeed in today's society. 4-H Alberta is not a mutually exclusive program - we rely on the support from the community, the dedication of our volunteers and the generosity of our financial partners to exist in a synergy whose end result is producing the leaders of tomorrow from the youth of today.

 

 4-H Alberta is blessed with a vibrant volunteer leadership base, enthusiastic 4-H members, dedicated staff and phenomenal corporate support.

Contributors as of Dec 1, 2007
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The 4-H Alberta Legacy Fund helps to provide opportunities to "Learn to Do by Doing" for 4-H members, leaders and communities.

How to Contribute to the Alberta 4-H Legacy Fund?

  • Donations are accepted by mail, fax, email or phone utilizing Cash, Cheque, and Charge Cards
  • Charitable tax receipts are available for donations.

4-H Foundation of Alberta
RR  1
WESTEROSE AB TOC  2VO
Phone: 1-877-682-2143
Fax: 780-682-3784
Email: foundation@4hab.com

Thank you for your support!