Yolo County 4-H
University of California
Yolo County 4-H

Adult Volunteer

Adults are vital in helping youth get the most out of 4-H by leading projects, encouraging children to try new things, and helping out at events.  In addition to leading projects, check out some of the other ways adults can volunteer:

Community Club Leader   Co-Community Club Leader   Assistant Community Club Leader
Adult Treasurer   Enrollment Coordinator   Assistant Enrollment Coordinator
Record Book Coordinator   Club Officer Leader

Please direct any questions about the enrollment processes below to your club Enrollment Coordinator.

NEW ADULT VOLUNTEERS
To become a Certified University of California Volunteer Leader, please:

1. Complete the On-line Enrollment*. For help, click New Members Step by Step Guide

2. Get fingerprinted. Download and bring this Fingerprinting Form to PDQ in Davis. (Please note fingerprinting fee is now $18.00 as of July 2017).

3. Complete and pass the Orientation below (this will take approximately 1 1/2 hours). 
A. Check email for note from 4hOnline with instructions to take the required trainings in eXtenison.
B. Create an eXtension profile.
C. Complete required "California New Volunteer Training."

4. Meet with Delynda Eldridge, 4-H Program Representative, at an upcoming Leaders' Council meeting or by email at djeldridge@ucanr.edu.

5. Make enrollment payment to local 4-H club (give to Community Club Leader).

6. Complete any club paperwork, including: Project Leader Agreement Form

RETURNING ADULT VOLUNTEERS (no break in service)

1. Update the On-line Enrollment*. (Must have current email, phone number, and address).  For help, click Returning Members Step by Step Guide or call 530-666-8703.

2. Check email for note from 4hOnline with instructions to take the required eXtension trainings.  Create an eXtension profile or login to eXtension and complete the "2017-2018 Returning Volunteers Training."

3. Make enrollment payment to local 4-H club (to Community Club Leader).

4. Complete any club paperwork, including: Project Leader Agreement Form

Adult Volunteers with 1 or more program year's break in service must register as a new adult volunteer and complete the requirements above.

*You must have an email account to enroll on-line. If you do not currently have an email account, search for "free email accounts" in your web browser to select an email.

Webmaster Email: kmchurchill@ucanr.edu