Up, Up, and Away
University of Hawaii Extension's 4-H program includes a variety of activities to increase youth involvement in STEM-focused activities, such as rocketry. More than 500 volunteers contributed more thank 40,000 hours to engage and support 3,200 youth in 60 4-H Clubs throughout the islands, as well as military clubs on each base throughout the state.
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