Institute on Community Integration College of Education and Human Development

Together We Make a Difference: Inclusive Service Learning as part of 4-H Youth Development Programs

Instills hope, a sense of purpose, self-confidence, and a positive vision of the future among at-risk, high school youth with and without disabilities through a year-long inclusive service learning experience delivered through 4-H programs. The project also aims to help develop a long-term partnership between the Institute on Community Integration, University of Minnesota Extension, and youth development organizations working within the 4-H framework to enhance the opportunities of Minnesota youth with and without disabilities to become successful learners who positively engage with their communities and become future leaders.

  • Brian H Abery :: [Director] Research Associate
  • Anna M Gilbertson :: Community Program Associate [Partner staff]
  • Kaitlin M Hass :: Undergrad Research Asst II [Partner staff]
  • Alison R Kullback :: Undergraduate Research Assistant II [Partner staff]
  • Courtney N Mason :: Undergraduate Research Assistant II [Partner staff]
  • Jessica P Russo :: Assistant Extension Professor [Partner staff]
  • Renata Ticha :: [Contact] Research Associate