Travis County 4-H CAPITAL

Focus Areas

  • Animals
  • Education & Youth
  • Environment
  • Health & Nutrition

Contact Information

1600 B Smith Road
Austin, TX 78721

(512) 854-3192

4-H CAPITAL inspires youth to develop into inquiring scientists, citizens of character, partners in service, and engaged community members through participation in project-based learning experiences and collaborative community involvement.

About Travis County 4-H CAPITAL

4-H CAPITAL provides high quality after-school enrichment programs that focus on science, engineering and technology. We provide hands-on learning experiences that not only help youth become successful adults but also reduce risk-taking behaviors that inhibit success. By establishing positive relationships with the youth we serve, 4-H CAPITAL allows our 4-H Club members to acquire science and inquiry-based knowledge and skills, build character, and develop life skills in a fun learning environment that will enable them to become self-directing, productive members of society.

Travis County 4-H CAPITAL’s Impact

4-H CAPITAL seeks to improve academic engagement of the students who attend 4-H afterschool programs by increasing:
◦Interest in learning
◦Relationship with peers
◦Connection between school and future
◦Persistence in solving problems
◦Active participation
◦Appreciation of science
◦Confidence in learning science
◦Interest in pursuing science careers

  • Year Founded 1992
  • Legal Form Local Government Agency

Travis County 4-H CAPITAL Programs


4-H CAPITAL strives to engage youth as inquiring scientists using S.T.E.M. based curricula in the areas of Youth Gardening, Animal Science, Natural Resources, Engineering and a wildcard topic that changes every year.