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Transylvania 4-H Youth Attends NCACC Youth Summit


September 4, 2017

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The Transylvania County delegation, from left to right, are Mike Hawkins, Jonathan Griffin (NCACC County Management Fellow), Cjon Conley and Larry Chapman.

4-H Teen Council member Cjon Conley represented Transylvania County at the annual North Carolina Association of County Commissioners (NCACC) Youth Summit, which was held in Durham, Aug. 11-12.

North Carolina 4-H and the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service partnered for the eighth year with the NCACC on a multi-year initiative to increase youth involvement in county government. This initiative aims to overcome the mindset that many youth are disengaged and lack trust in government.

More than 73 counties were represented during this event. Eleven youth delegates attended from...

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