Arkansas Extension Homemakers Council
Since 1912, members of the Arkansas Extension Homemakers Council (AEHC), have made it their mission to empower individuals and families to improve their lives through continuing education, leadership development, and community service.
The organization is one of the largest nonprofit volunteer groups in the state with a membership of 4,400 and over 350 clubs. Extension Homemakers, the Cooperative Extension Service, University of Arkansas, and the United States Department of Agriculture are partners in providing education to families throughout Arkansas.
Arkansas Extension Homemaker Delegates
| 174 Years of Volunteerism
Beulah Wright, center, Saline County, celebrates 74
years of membership with Extension Homemakers.
Her daughter Patsy Wagner, left, celebrates 50-years,
and Sylvia Nalley, right, is also a 50-year member. Kris Elliott, center back, is the FCS agent. Ruby Wells (64 years) and Doris Whitaker (50 years) were also
recognized at the June 2014 state meeting in
Bylaws and Standing Rules
AEHC bylaws form the policy of the state organization. Each council and club must write their own bylaws and submit a copy to the Volunteer Coordinator's office. A copy of all revised or updated bylaws must be submitted to the Volunteer Coordinator's office also.
- Standing Rules
Standing rules relate to the details of administration of AEHC.