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North Carolina 4-H will host Citizenship North Carolina Focus (CNCF) June 15-17, 2020. This is a virtual event open to NC 4-H’ers ages13-18 and is no cost to attend. What a great way for you and other teens who wish to learn more about their local, district, and state politics. What a difference you can make!

This year’s Citizenship North Carolina Focus will focus on advocacy and telling your story, local and state government, and action planning. If a youth delegate participates fully in this conference (attending all sessions as well as completing the final project) they will receive a t-shirt (youth designed and selected) as well as a certificate.

Dates: June 15-17, 2020
Location: Zoom
Times: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. each day
Cost: There is no cost to attend this event.
Ages: This event is open to all 4-H youth ages 13-18 and North Carolina (as of 1 January 2020).
Limit: This event is open to the first 300 youth who register.

Final Project: After attending the conference, participants are expected to work with their 4-H Agent to develop and implement an action plan utilizing the skills they learned during the conference. The tentative due day for the final project is August 10, 2020.

REGISTRATION DATES & HOW TO SUBMIT

Citizenship North Carolina Focus Registration Form

Registrations are due no later than Thursday, June 4, 2020.  Registrations can be submitted by email to scott_enroughty@ncsu.edu or mailed to New Hanover County 4-H, 6206 Oleander Drive, Wilmington, NC 28403.

​This year, participants are not required to schedule visits with their representatives as in years past. This is to protect you and your representative during the social-distancing requirement.

This is an amazing opportunity to learn and experience more of how our government works, how you can make a change, and meet other teens from North Carolina.

​If there are any questions, feel free to contact me at scott_enroughty@ncsu.edu or call 910-798-7660.

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