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Midway District

Midway Extension District #15

Ellsworth Office:
210 N. Kansas
Suite #1, Courthouse
Ellsworth, KS 67439

Russell Office:
309 S. Fossil
Russell, KS 67665

Hours: Monday-Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
(Closed for lunch 12-1)

Russell County 4-H Development Fund

The Russell County 4-H Development Fund is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 organization, whose mission is to secure funds from private and public sectors for support and enhancement of 4-H programs.  Donations, memorial and bequests to the 4-H Development Fund are appreciated and tax deductible. 

What have we done ... Since 2001, the Mayers Memorial Fund and many other generous donors have provided monies for 56 college scholarships to current and 4-H alumni totaling $45,450.  Since 1993, over $15,200 has been given to the Russell County 4-H Council for activities.  The Eulert Camp Scholarship Fund has awarded 14 youth a total of $840 towards Rock Springs 4-H Camp.  The Russell County 4-H Development Fund paid the new $15 State of Kansas 4-H enrollment fee for last year and again this year for every Russell County 4-H'er totaling over $2,600.

Russell County 4-H Development Fund Scholarship information can be found at https://www.midway.k-state.edu/4-h/resources/scholarships /rs_4hdevfund.html.

For more information, contact any of the Board of Directors:

  • Deloris Janne
  • Maurita Cederberg
  • Merlin Ney 
  • Eric Haberer
  • Rosslyn Schultz
  • Blaine Maier
  • Judy Robbins
  • Michelle Beran, Advisor

Donations may be sent to: Russell County 4-H Development Fund
                                       309 S Fossil
                                       Russell, KS 67665


The Board of Directors want to THANK the Eulert Family from Paradise, KS for memorial dollars that recently were designated for Russell County 4-H Camp Scholarships.


Marcia Gier

4-H Youth Development Agent
309 S Fossil
Russell, KS 67665




4-H Development Fund Grant Application