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Congratulations 2020 Helping Hands award recipients!

Extension development and Minnesota 4-H are happy to announce the 2020 Helping Hands award recipients.

Of the 18 applications we received, all projects were awarded - giving $25,882 to 4-H clubs from 21 counties across the state. This year award amounts varied from $200 to $2,000. Thank you to all the applicants and congratulations to this year's recipients!

View the summary of 2020 Helping Hands award recipients. Recipients will be contacted by mail.

The Helping Hands award program makes funding available for youth to collaborate with adults on community service related projects that allow them to develop "21st Century Skills" including critical thinking, problem solving, information literacy, applying technology and personal initiative. Awards ranging between $200 and $2,000 fund projects that often involve collaboration with local businesses, schools, and non-profit organizations.