Extension Center for Youth Development

Organization profile

The Extension Center for Youth Development is the only organization of its kind in Minnesota. By researching, training, and delivering youth development programs, it helps to create positive, out-of-school-time, non-formal learning opportunities for young people throughout Minnesota. The Center:

  • conducts research on positive youth development

  • provides training, education, and tools for youth workers and leaders

  • delivers the Minnesota 4-H youth development program

  • provides financial support for youth development programs through the Minnesota 4-H Foundation