CANCELLED: Leadership Washington Focus
Participants: 7th - 9th Graders
In summer 2014, we introduced the precursor to CWF, the first national 4-H event designed exclusively for middle school 4-Hers: Leadership Washington Focus (LWF). This is a great event for interested youth to participate in a national level 4-H event.
- Build confidence and motivational skills to lead others in meaningful action
- Practice effective inter-personal communication skills through group discussions and public speaking
- Work with others to create and accomplish goals
- Develop a personal leadership style
- Exchange ideas, practice respect, and form friendships with other 4‑H'ers from across the nation
- Experience hands-on learning using the historical backdrop of Washington, D.C.
- Watch Video
2020 Leadership Washington Focus (LWF) estimated cost per person would be between $1400 and $1500.
- Estimated cost includes: airfare, one paid luggage each way, airport shuttle/taxi, registration, bus package during program, lodging, group photo, insurance coverage during travel and program, program meals and distribution of expenses for chaperone. During the trip, participants are on their own to cover snacks and meals not covered with registration, souvenirs, extra luggage being checked in (more than one or over 50lbs) and spending money.
(The estimated figures above reflect the cost of this same event in previous years.)