Vision... the first choice of the youth
development professional for building personal and professional
Mission... offers youth development
professionals the best in:
- professional development
- an inclusive and supportive network
- integration of scholarship, research and practice
Goals... the following goals were developed
and adopted to facilitate achievement of the mission:
- Meet the needs of youth development professionals by maximizing the
use of technology.
- provide progressive levels of professional development.
- elevate the quality of youth development work through scholarship,
research and practice.
- Advocate for the 4-H youth development profession.
- Facilitate networking throughout the association and the youth
Values... accomplishing our vision and
mission requires many values, we choose to focus on the values of:
- .... and the actions reflected in out professional standards.