Alabama 4-H Center

A4HCIn 2016, Venue Solutions Group was hired by the Alabama Cooperative Extension System to provide an operational review of the Alabama 4-H Center, a multi-purpose outdoor recreational facility located in Columbiana, AL.   The primary focus of the Center is the youth of the state of Alabama through 4-H summer camping, the Alabama 4-H Science School, and other 4-H educational activities; however, there is also a significant corporate/private side with meetings, conferences, weddings, and events hosted by for-profit companies.  Our role was to look at a variety of areas of the venue, including the physical condition, maintenance procedures, capital planning, emergency preparedness, the overall culture and working relationships between the different departments, the sales & marketing component, and how the staff manages contracted services.