2009 Delaware County - Gary & Shirley Helmrichs

Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame Inductees

2009 Delaware County - Gary & Shirley Helmrichs

 

2009 Deleware County - Gary & Shirley HelmrichsGary and Shirley were both 9 year 4-H members in Delaware County.  They both served on the 4-H food stand committee for years. and are chairs of the Delaware County Pork Grill Team who grilled daily for the 4-H food stand at the fair.  Gary served as superintendent of the swine department, helping at weigh-ins, at the show and sale at the county fair.  He was on the 4-H Task Force Committee planning for the future of 4-H in Delaware County.  As a fair board member for 13 years, he worked with all the 4-H aspects of the fair.  

Shirley has served on the 4-H Youth Committee for 13 years and served as county safety project leader.  She is currently the poultry project, superintendent of the poultry show and co-leader of the Milo Livestock 4-H Club.  Gary and Shirley have worked with many 4-H members in their project areas and with their community service projects.  Their 2 children were both 9 year members and thy look forward to working with their grandson in 4-H.

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