Youth

Communications Fellows

We invite you to apply to become a 2018 Communications Fellow at the 152nd Annual National Grange Convention in Stowe, Vermont. This opportunity is made possible thanks to generous funding provided by TracFone but there are VERY limited spots available and those who become fellows are expected to make time for training prior to the start of National Convention.  The application is to be submitted by email to the National Grange Communications Department PRIOR to “start of business” (9 a.m. Eastern) Wednesday, August 1.

Western Regional Grange Leaders & Youth Conference

August 3-5
Red Lion, Olympia, WA

Registration deadline July 15; form has all the details


Keeping Oregon Warm

 

2018 Contests and Awards for Young Adults (Ages 14-35)

New in 2018

The application must be sent to the National Youth Director by September 1.

Submit a summary of your program or project to the National Youth Director by September 1.

Notify the National Youth Director by September 1 of team’s intent to compete.

The entry form must be sent to the State Youth Director postmarked no later than June 1.

Nominations must be sent to the State Youth Director postmarked no later than June 1.

Proof of your accomplishment must be submitted to the National Grange Youth Development Director postmarked no later than September 1.

Back by popular demand

Oregon State Grange Youth Officer

Application must be sent to the State Youth Director postmarked no later than March 31.

Application must be sent to the State Youth Director postmarked no later than May 15

Applicants must complete the Trivia Challenge, complete the application form and send a letter of recommendation from your Subordinate/Community Grange Master or Secretary to the State Youth Director postmarked no later than May 15. See https://form.jotform.us/71925141989164 for the online application.

Display and entry form must be submitted for judging at the State Grange Convention by noon on Sunday June 24.

Applicants must complete the Trivia Challenge and send their application with photo and letter of recommendation postmarked no later than September 1 to the National Youth Director. The online applications is at https://form.jetform.us/71934339689170

Application must be postmarked no later than September 1 to the National Youth Director. The online application is at https://form.jotform.us/7192824708416

Youth Department Contests Open to All Grangers

New in 2018

Contact the State Master for a code book and cipher.

Back by popular demand

Nominations must be sent to the State Youth Director postmarked no later than May 15

Contestants must notify the State Youth Director no later than May 15

Contestants must notify the State Youth Director no later than May 15

Application must be submitted to National Grange Legislative Director is March 1. The online application is at https://form.jotform.us/71926116589163

National Grange Achievement Awards

Seals can be earned in any order.

A certificate will be issued with the first seal earned for each individual Achievement Award in a given year. Additional seals will be sent separately if applied for at different times.

While this is a project of the Youth and Young Adults department, it is open to all Grangers.

Send forms showing completed awards to the Oregon State Grange office postmarked no later than August 15.

2018 Distinguished Youth Program

The Distinguished Youth Program Awards for Subordinate/ Community and Pomona Granges honor work from July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018.  To qualify your Grange must hold a minimum of eight legal meetings in full form and earn 100 points. The application must be postmarked to the National Youth Director by September 1.  The online application is at https://form.jotform.us/71975736589175

Join the Grange

The youth program is for teenagers, young adults and young couples aged 14 to 35 years.

Not yet a member?

  1. Print this brochure.
  2. Fill out the application on the back.
  3. If you don’t know the closest Grange to you, click Find a Grange, click the county you live in, and check the addresses of the Granges.
  4. Give the application, initiation fee ($5), and dues through the end of the current calendar year to a Grange member or send it to the Grange’s mailing address. Most Granges do not receive mail at their hall. On the Find a Grange page, note the Grange’s mailing address.If you aren’t sure which Grange is closest to you, you can mail the application to the Oregon State Grange and your application will be sent for you.

Oregon State Grange
643 Union Street NE
Salem, Oregon 97301


Resources


Youth Committee

Director
Connie Suing
Email
4557 Spring Meadow Ave
Eugene, OR 97404
541-556-2609
District 1
Erica Anderson
Email
1300 Lakeshore Dr
Selma, OR 97538
541-231-0998
District 2
Pat Heard
Email
83 Cedar St
Eugene, OR 97401
541-345-2126
District 3
Brenda Hoag
Email
59043 Glacier Ave
St Helens, OR 97051
541-515-0340
District 4
Joyce Parker
Email
PO Box 13
Colton, OR  97017
503-502-6188
District 5
Teresa Brott
Email
PO Box 1767
Redmond, OR 97756
541-504-5686
District 6
Gail Wilson
Email
49667 River Rd
Pendleton, OR 97801
541-276-3778

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