UW Extension Volunteer Opportunities

The UW Extension office is located at the Government Center and have specialists on hand to answer questions in Agriculture, Horticulture, Family Living, and Nutrition. The UW Extension office also oversees the Walworth County 4-H program, in existence for over 100 years in the County. The program relies heavily on it's strong volunteer base but could always use more skilled volunteers to assist.

  1. 4-H Volunteer
  2. Financial Coach
  3. Master Gardener Volunteer


  • Promote positive development of youth in Walworth County through the 4-H program.


  • Age: 21 years or older
  • 1.5-hour training session and Youth Protection training
  • No special skills needed except a willingness to work with children and teens.


  • Chaperone youth on 4-H events
  • Assist youth with learning project material
  • Serve in 4-H leadership role
  • Assist in 4-H after school program
  • Assist in office mailings and clerical duties