Community service is a special part of National 4-H Congress. On Monday morning the National 4-H Congress delegates will be assigned a variety of community service projects in the Atlanta metro area. Each 4-H member have the opportunity to help others in a variety of ways and experience really what it is like to be a catalyst for positive change.


Piedmont Park Conservancy
Piedmont Park is a 200 acre green space in the middle of Atlanta. 4-Hers will work with park volunteers to do landscaping tasks around the Park.

Atlanta History Center
The Atlanta History Center is located on beautifully landscaped property in Buckhead, a suburb of Atlanta that is the financial center of the Southeast. 4-Hers will provide landscaping help. The Center makes it a fun day including competitions and a tour of the Center.

Alpharetta Parks & Recreation
Alpharetta is a suburb located 15 miles outside of Atlanta. Their Parks & Recreation Department is working on special outdoor activity for our 4-Her’s. It will be outside and similar to Piedmont Park activities.

Elementary Schools in the Atlanta Area.
4-Hers will take on tasks as varied as sorting books, putting up bulletin boards, reading to students, helping in school gardens, and many other things that are helpful to the school. Each individual school determines the variety of ways in which we can help. Schools include:

  • Benteen Elementary
  • Bethlehem Elementary
  • Parkside Elementary
  • Kingsly Elementary
  • Pintner Elementary
  • Scott Elementary
  • Louella Elementary
  • Dunbar Elementary
  • Burgess Peterson Elementary
  • Baker Elementary