Virginia Association of Adult 4-H Volunteer Leaders, Inc.

The Virginia Association of Adult 4-H Volunteer Leaders, Inc. (VAA4-HVL), is organized as a non-profit organization made up of adult volunteers who are serving in Virginia as 4-H Volunteer Leaders. The purposes of the Association are as follows:        

  • To promote the 4-H program and encourage community support so that all youth of eligible 4-H age shall have the opportunity to benefit from this youth development program.
  • To organize and develop 4-H volunteer leaders.
  • To participate in planning statewide 4-H program.
  • To provide for an Adult 4-H Volunteer to be on every statewide 4-H committee.

VAA4-HVL Brochure (PDF | 1MB)


Any adult who is serving in Virginia as a 4-H Volunteer Leader, regardless of age, race, color, religion, national origin, gender, disability, or political affiliation, and who is recognized as such by Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE) is eligible to join the association. Adult 4-H Volunteer Leaders may joint he Association by checking a box provided on the annual leader enrollment card furnished by VCE and by signing the card. There are no dues to join.


Each year, an annual meeting of the Association is held in October or November with the exact time and place determined by the Board of Directors. This meeting is known as the Fall Conference. A Spring Conference is also conducted in March or April, as determined by the Board of Directors. At both Conferences, a variety of staff development opportunities are provided for the participants, as well as opportunities to share and learn from other volunteers throughout the Commonwealth.

VAA4-HVL Conferences

2017 VAA4-HVL Spring Conference

SAVE THE DATE! More details coming soon.

When: April 1 - 2, 2017

Where: Winter Green Resort, Wintergreen, VA

Call for Proposals - Due by February 1, 2017 (PDF)

VAA4-HVL Spring Conference 2017 Registration Form - $15 late fee after March 10, 2017 (PDF)

Additional Conference Lodging Information (PDF)

Scholarship Application (PDF)

Who to Contact

For further information concerning the Virginia Association of Adult 4-H Volunteers, Inc., contact your local Virginia Cooperative Extension office.


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