Knowledge for Life
Extension provides practical education you can trust to help people, businesses, and communities solve problems, develop skills, and build a better future. Our focus in Kansas is on solving grand challenges in our state around water, health, global food systems,community vitality, and developing tomorrow’s leaders. Our philosophy is to help people help themselves by taking University knowledge to where people live, work, play, develop, and lead. We work at being responsive to the needs of the people by focusing our resources on providing quality information, education and problem-solving programs for real concerns.
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Extension Council Elections
The local Extension program is guided by the Extension Council comprised of Program Development Committees (PDC). To qualify for election to the council, a candidate must be a resident of Leavenworth County and at least 18 years of age. A position description can be found here. Candidates will need to complete this Consent to Nominate form and return it to the Extension Office. More information is available in the fact sheet Serving as a Committee Member.
Elections will be held at the Leavenworth County Fairgrounds on:
July 29 from 6-9 pm
July 30 from 6-9 pm
July 31 from 10 am -6 pm
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