Cape May Court House - The Cape May County 4-H Program Advisory Council awarded 2019 Mission Mini
Grants for educational projects to two 4-H clubs in February 2019.
The Kitchen Phanatics 4-H
Club will use its grant to continue to sponsor the 4-H Chopped! Cooking Contest
which promotes healthy living and helps build confidence in 4-H youth. The
Scales & Tails 4-H club will use their funds for 4-H’ers to participate in
educational programs at the Marine Mammal Stranding Center this summer.
Photo Caption: The
4-H Program Advisory Council awarded two educational grants, called Mission
Mini Grants, to Cape May County Clubs in February. The winning clubs were the
Kitchen Phanatics and Scales & Tails. Shown here are back row, left to
right: Louis McAtee, Kitchen Phanatics and Scales & Tails 4-H Clubs leader,
Stephanie Hoover, Scales & Tails 4-H Club parent, and Program Advisory
Council members Sheila Jargowski and Gayle Crookston. Front row are Autumn and
Molly Richards, youth members of the Scales & Tails 4-H Club and Caroline
Richards, Scales & Tails 4-H Club leader. The advisory council raises funds
for these grants through proceeds from the 4-H Fair Refreshment Booth and other
The Program Advisory
Council raises funds for these grants and other 4-H educational needs through
fundraising projects and proceeds from the 4-H refreshment booth at the annual
Cape May County 4-H Fair. This year’s fair will take place on July 18, 19 and
20 at the 4-H fairgrounds in Cape May Court House
For more information
about 4-H opportunities for youth, visit www.cmc4h.com or call Linda
Horner at (609) 465-5115, ext. 3605.
The 4-H Youth Development
Program is part of Rutgers, New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station -
Cooperative Extension. 4-H offers educational programs to all youth,
grades K-13, on an age-appropriate basis, without regard to race, religion,
color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, or disability.