Eileen Nielsen receives state 4-H volunteer award
Eileen Nielsen was awarded a Tribute to Volunteer Excellence Award at the Montana State 4-H Leadership Forum in Miles City on September 28th. The Montana Tribute to Volunteer Excellence Award program honors outstanding 4-H volunteer leaders in our state. The award is based on a volunteer’s contribution and impact that helps motivate and encourage others.
Nielsen started as a 4-H Volunteer leader in Daniels County when her oldest daughter joined 4-H and continued as a 4-H leader in Prairie County when her family moved here in 1990 and remains a 4-H leader today. She regularly presents and helps with horse, sewing, quilting, and craft project workshops during the 4-H year in Prairie County. She is also a faithful representative at 4-H Council meetings and chairs or serves on many committees throughout the year.
Published Oct. 2, 2013