2008 Boone County - Joyce Patterson

Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame Inductees

2008 Boone County - Joyce Patterson


208 Boone County - Joyce PattersonJoyce Patterson has served as the Boone County 4-H Youth Coordinator for 21 years and a volunteer club leader for 27 years.  In her county staff position, Joyce has a goal of informing 4-H members, families, and the general public about the many educational and fun opportunities in the 4-H program.  She supports over 150 volunteers who serve as club leaders, leaders of shooting sports, aerospace, horse, babysitting, and quilting groups, and fair superintendents.  Joyce has been influential in promoting resources for yearly “Crazes” in Boone County and securing awards and scholarships to recognize 4-H members.

-    21 years County 4-H Youth Coordinator
-    27 years volunteer leader of Green Clovers 4-H Club (yearly events – citizenship, project workshops, Share the Fun, Extravaganza)
-    Supports volunteers with clubs, fair special interest groups, babysitting
-    Resource for “Crazes” – food and fitness, career, money, communication
-    Promote 4-H opportunities through newsletter, newspapers, schools
-    Secure donors/funds for awards and scholarships
-    National 4-H Conference adult delegate 2008
-    Church committees/volunteer, wife, mother of 3 daughters and 2 sons-in-law, gardener, cook

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