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Mission Statement

The mission of the Indiana Extension Homemakers is to strengthen families through continuing education, leadership development, and volunteer community support.


IEHA Vision Statement

The Indiana Extension Homemakers are dedicated to empowering and enriching the lives of individuals, families, and communities. 

For additional information about Indiana Extension Homemakers Association visit the state web site: 


First Tuesday Programs - Come Learn with Us

Programs will be held in the Farm Bureau Community Building on the 4-H fairgrounds.  Pre-registration is required by the Friday before the event.  Call the Purdue Extension Office to register 765-482-0750. Below are the current programs.  See class information in the attached files.

  • March 6th - Terrariums
  • April 3rd - Container Vegetable Gardening
  • May 1st Adult Coloring
  • June 5th - Yeast Bread in a Bag


Vocational or Trade School Scholarship 

This scholarship is offered by the Past Presidents of Boone County Extension Homemakers.  Applications are due to the Purdue Extension Office by July 31, 2018.  Application is available in attached files or in the Extension Office.  



Boone County Extension Homemakers Newsletter. Please see the attached files at the bottom of the page for the latest newsletter. 


2018-2019 Educational Lessons

The Extension Homemakers will offer educational lessons for the program year 2018-19.  Lessons will be available soon.  


Threads of Compassion Program

IEHA is partenerning with Indiana Donor Network to provide shawls for organ donors families. Volunteers are needed to knit or crochet the shawls.  Instructions for the shawls are located in attached files.  


Boone County Extension Homemakers Open Show

The Boone County Extension Homemakers Open Show will be held during the county fair, July 24-27, 2018.  Please see the 2018 Open Show Book in the attached files.