Celebration of Youth

Celebration of Youth is the largest fundraising event held annually benefiting Ohio 4-H Youth Development. 

Celebration of Youth: Pathways to the Future was held virtually on Thursday, November 5. If you missed the program or want to watch it again, you can do so below.



We want to extend a huge thank you to all of our 2020 event sponsors for helping to make the event a success.

Presenting Sponsor ($25,000)


Platinum Clover ($10,000)

Heartland Bank and Scott & Amy McComb

Ohio Farm Bureau Federation and Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation

Gold Clover ($5,000)

Bob Evans Farms

Farm Credit Mid-America

Scotts Miracle-Gro

Silver Clover+ ($2,500)


Bob and Linda Joseph

Silver Clover ($1,000)

Irv and Jean Bell

Brundige Legacy Foundation

Tim and Karen Corcoran

Carolyn Eselgroth and Thomas Counts

Larry and Betsy Moore

Ohio Corn & Wheat

Jed and Mary Osborn

Nutrien Ag Solutions

The Honorable Fred and Kathy Pepple

Norma Pitts

Dr. Elizabeth and Nelson Thomas

United Producers, Inc.

Green Clover ($500)

Barrett, Easterday, Cunningham, & Eselgroth LLP

COBA/Select Sires

Tara and Dusty Durbin

Joan Eyerman

Fisher, Skrobot, and Sheraw, LLC

Lois Fulton

Joanne Jones

Richard and Cheryl Leiss

Chuck and Gwyenna Lifer

Ohio Agricultural Council

Ohio's Electric Coopeartives

Gerald and Connie Oney

Joel Oney

Jim and Nancy Patterson

Senator Bob and Lisa Peterson

Brent and Tami Porteus

Steve and Cindy Rasmussen

Doug and Cindy Tenney

Jeff and Pamela Watkins

Wright & Moore Law Co. LPA

Jeff and Lisa Zellers

Auction donors

Almendinger Sawmill

Mary Beth and Brad Arensberg

Pat Brundige

Tom and Donnette Calhoon

Columbus Blue Jackets

Devra Cornell

Tara and Dusty Durbin

Carolyn Eselgroth

John and Patricia Estadt

Meg Ginther

Josh and Sarah Ison

Quintin Jessee

JFAB Welding

Bob and Linda Joseph

Dean Cathann A. Kress

Emily Kruse

Land-Grant Brewing

Tom and Connie Lindsey

Bob and Sally Malaret


Ohio Beef Council

Senator Bob and Lisa Peterson

Preston Family Farm

Bob Siegel

Doug and Cindy Tenney

Elizabeth and Nelson Thomas

Andy and Deanna Troutman

Barbara Vance

Cozetta Vessel

Village Pet Mart

You can contact the Ohio 4-H Foundation at ohio4hfoundation@osu.edu or 614-292-6943 if you have questions about Celebration of Youth: Pathways to the Future.