December 6, 2018 - 2:45pm -- yoakam.1

The 2018 Union County 4-H Leadership Banquet was held on Thursday, November 29, at the Der Dutchman Restaurant in Plain City.  Approximately 180 advisors, camp counselors, junior fair board members, senior 4-H members and parents and guests were in attendance to celebrate the accomplishments of our volunteers and youth leaders. Banquet meals were sponsored by the Union Rural Electric Cooperative.

Among those recognized were Junior Fair Board Members, Camp Counselors and Cloverbud Camp Counselors who led activities at 4-H Camp, Cloverbud Day Camp and the Union County and Richwood Fairs.  Additionally, 4-H Advisors, Horse Council, and the 4-H Advisory Council were recognized for their support of the 4-H Program. 4-H Members who are currently high school seniors were also recognized for their time in 4-H.

Marcia Dreiseidel was recognized for 25 years serving as an advisor with the 3 P's 4-H Club. Two teens were recognized as the Outstanding 4-H members for 2018.

Mackenzie Abbati from Hoof Beats 4-H Club was recognized as an Outstanding 4-H'er            Shelby Jones is recognized as an Outstanding 4-H'er

 Mackenzie Abbati                                 Shelby Jones
Hoof Beats 4-H Club                              Kindhearted 4-H Club

The evening was closed with a “Dollar Auction”.  Several items were auctioned off for sale with proceeds going towards helping “Reno” the cabin roofs at 4-H Camp Clifton.  The auction raised enough money to replace 1 roof plus a partial of another roof.