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As an Extension Homemaker you have opportunities to...

  • Learn
  •      Meet with friends and neighbors in educational and social settings.
  •      Share experiences and information.
  •      Keep up-to-date on new knowledge and research.

Experience personal growth and develop skills.
     Form lasting friendships while sharing leadership responsibilities for programs and projects.

     Make a difference in today's world.
     Support projects that help children and families live better lives.

To strengthen families through continuing education, leadership development, and volunteer community support.

To learn more about being an Extension Homemaker, visit the Vanderburgh County Extension Homemakers Website, the Indiana Extension Homemakers Association Website, or contact our office at 435-5287.


Fine Arts and Crafts Show

The 2014 Fine Arts and Craft Show will take place on September 27  & 28, 2014 from 9am,-4pm each day at the Vanderburgh 4-H Center. If you are interested in becoming a vendor at the 2014 Show, download the form here.


Scholarships & Grants

Consumer & Family Science Scholarship: $750 per year for four years.  Applicants must reside in Vanderburgh County and/or primary activities are in Vandeburgh County.  Must major in Consumer & Family Science or a related field in an accredited college or university.  Related fields include: Dietetics, Restaurant & Institutional Management, Interior Design, Fashion Merchandising, Child Development, etc. 

Self Improvement, Volunteer Enhancement, and Career Advancement Grant: Applicants must be a member of the Vanderburgh County Extension Homemakers Association.

Volunteer Community Support Grant: Applicants can be Vanderburgh County Extension Homemaker Clubs or individual Extension Homemaker members.



State Lessons can be downloaded here.

Making a Difference Conference lessons can be found at the following: 2010 & 2011 & 2012 & 2013.


 Extension Homemaker Files/Forms

New Officer/Membership List
Treasurer's Report
Description of Community Project Activities
Description of 4-H Activities
Secretary's Record Book                                                  
Constitution and Bylaws