All applications and proof of purchase after awarded grant must be mailed to
Whatcom County Youth Fair
Attn: Grant Committee
PO Box 2811
Ferndale, WA 98248
Jay Paul, age 41, died suddenly at his Custer area home on Saturday, July 19, 2003 as the result of a land clearing accident. He helped to start the Lawn Mower Pull Division and was the son of the Youth Fair founder Chris Paul. His two children, wife and parents continued to be a part of Youth Fair for many years.
Ellen Courtney was a founding member of the Whatcom County Youth Fair. Ellen was on the board for more than 20 years. She served as a superintendent, 4-H leader. Ellen was a huge inspiration to all who met her.
Mark Stap, went home to be with his Lord after a valiant battle with cancer. He was just 19. Mark was a Youth Fair Exhibitor. His family has remained large supporters of the Whatcom County Youth Fair. Mark is missed by all who were blessed to know him.
MISSION STATEMENT: We are dedicated to creating a positive and meaningful impact on youth and the community, while promoting agricultural education through hands on learning opportunities, fostering mentoring systems, encouraging personal growth, and instilling community values.
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Online registration is open February 15. All entries close March 15. No wait lists, exhibitor exchanges, or refunds. All entries are filled on a first come, first served basis. Divisions fill up FAST!
WCYF Manager Janel Black pictured with Tasha Ericksen and Amanda Stidham.