Leah Brosig was recognized as the Kiwanis Sunrisers of Winona 4-H Youth Representative for the month of December. Leah is a senior at Lewiston-Altura High school. She is the daughter of Mark and Kathy Brosig of Altura and is a member of Mount Vernon Beacons.
Leah has held the leadership roles of president, vice president, secretary and treasurer of her club. Through 4-H Leah has been involved with her community by cleaning road ditches and helping at the senior center Thanksgiving dinner. Leah has brought a wide variety of projects to the fair including art, photography, food and nutrition, gardening, horses, swine and dairy. One of her outstanding accomplishments was winning Grand Champion in timed equine with her horse multiple times. Leah shared, “Through 4-H ethics training, I’ve learned how to properly care for my animals. 4-H has given me leadership skills that I will use for the rest of my life.”
When asked what 4-H has to offer other youth Leah stated, “4-H allows members to get closer to the community and creates friends that last a lifetime.”
Winona Sunrisers Kiwanis Club honors one outstanding Winona County 4-H member during its breakfast meeting on the fourth Wednesday of each month. The club meets on a weekly basis every Wednesday morning at 7 a.m. at the Winona Family Restaurant in Winona.