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Returning Adult Volunteers

Welcome back to 4-H!

Thank you for your continued support as a 4-H adult volunteer. As a volunteer, you play an important role in the development of young people, helping them to identify their spark and develop the skills and positive outcomes that lead to thriving. Below are the steps to being reappointed as a volunteer. We look forward to working with you as a valuable asset to the 4-H Youth Development Program.

Step 1: Enroll in ZSuite

Log into your family profile in ZSuite. . Log into your adult record and click “Enroll for 2023-2024.” Enter all required information and submit. 4-H enrollment status will show as pending until all enrollment steps are completed.

The 4-H Enrollment System will be closed from June 23th through August 15th.

Enrollment for the 2023-2024 year will begin noon August 15th


Step 2: Pay 4-H Program Fees.

Submit your program fee online or to your county 4-H office.

4-H Adult enrollment fees for the 2022-2023 program year are $30.00.

NOTE: $1.25 processing fee added for credit cards

Step 3: Complete eXtension Course

Log into your eXtension account and click “2023-2024 California Returning Volunteer Course” and enter the enrollment key, which is emailed to you once you complete your enrollment in ZSuite. After entering the enrollment key, click enroll me. 

This training module has four (4) courses:

  • Level 2 Reporting Child Abuse & Neglect for UC Volunteers (15 min)
  • Abuse Risk Management for Volunteers (15 min)
  • 4-H Orientation (40 min)
  • 2-Deep Policy Short (3.5 min)

More Information About eXtension


Enrollment Completion

Once your county 4-H office reviews the enrollment, you will receive an email sent to your Family email account to confirm your enrollment status as Active.

Once your enrollment is active, you may begin 4-H activities!

You may access your 4-H Online profile at any time of the year to change what projects you are involved in, update your health information, etc. Note: The lead project leader must complete enrollment before their project will be made available to members.

If you have any questions, please contact the Central Sierra 4-H office at 530-621-5503.


Re-apply annually by December 31

All 4-H volunteers must be appointed annually. If you are a current 4-H Adult Volunteer, to continue in the next year you need to re-apply and be re-appointed by December 31stto continue without a break in service.

If you have a break in service

If you have a break in service as a 4-H Adult Volunteer, please follow the process for New Volunteers.

Need more information or help? Please go to our ENROLLMENT HELP page for assistance.