News & Events

2014 Shining Star Honoree – Jackson Family Wines

Jackson Family Wines is Recipient of 4-H Foundation’s Shining Star Award Jackson Family Wines of Santa Rosa is the 2014 recipient of the 4-H Foundation of Sonoma County’s Shining Star Award in recognition of the wine company’s extraordinary support of the 4-H Club program. The Shining Star Award annually recognizes an individual or business that

Read More »

2014 4H Alumni Honoree – Floyd Ridenhour

Congratulations to our 2014 4-H Alumni honoree Floyd Ridenhour! Floyd Ridenhour, an executive with American AgCredit who has been involved with 4-H most of his life, first as a member and now as a leader and staunch supporter, is the 2014 recipient of the 4-H Alumni Award. The 4-H Alumni Award, presented by the 4-H

Read More »

About 4H

PREPARING YOUNG PEOPLE TO MAKE A POSITIVE IMPACT IN THEIR COMMUNITIES AND THE WORLD. Want to join 4-h? 4-Her’s 4-H’ers across the nation are responding to challenges every day in their communities and their world. With a rich history and an expansive network reaching every corner of the country, 4-H is the nation’s largest youth

Read More »
Jim_Famini_Sonoma_County_4H_Foundation_2013_Shining_Star_Award

2013 Shining Star Honoree Jim Famini

Jim Famini, a longtime director of the 4-H Foundation who has actively advocated for 4-H while generously donating time and money to secure the youth organization’s important place in Sonoma County, is the 2013 recipient of the Shining Star Award. The Shining Star Award, given by the 4-H Foundation of Sonoma County, annually recognizes a

Read More »

2013 4-H Alumni Award Recipient Pat Emery

  Patrick W. Emery, a Santa Rosa attorney and community leader, a staunch supporter of 4-H, FFA and the Sonoma County Fair, is the 2013 recipient of the 4-H Alumni Recognition Award. The 4-H Alumni Award, presented by the 4-H Foundation of Sonoma County, honors a former 4-H Club member who upholds the values of

Read More »

“Leaving a Legacy” Dr.Fred Groverman

Dr. Fred Groverman currently walks with a limp, but many people are amazed that he is walking at all. He was recently hit from behind by a ram that shattered one of his knees. At 79, Groverman was out of bed and hobbling around as soon as the leg could support weight. That kind of

Read More »