4-H Piggy Bank Contest

Submitted by Kindra Ewing Jones, Grayson County Extension Agent for 4-H Youth Development

January 7, 2014

The Grayson County Extension Office participated in the Kentucky Saves 2014 Piggy Bank Design Contest. They worked with Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Becky Escue in getting bank-sponsorships for different age groups. With a large turnout of piggy bank designs, winners were selected and are as follows with the sponsoring bank-first place winners are pictured.

1st/2nd grade winners sponsored by Leitchfield Deposit Bank: 1st place - Johnathan Reedy; 2nd place - Rayla Logsdon

3rd/4th winners sponsored by Bank of Clarkson: 1st - Trevor Cannon; 2nd place - Sydney Keown

5th/6th grade winners sponsored by Cecilian Bank: 1st - Shayla Parks; 2nd place - Dakota Wright

Caneyville 1st grade sponsored by Bank of Caneyville: 1st place - Zak Cameron Bratcher; 2nd place - Jackson Weedman

High School sponsored by Wilson & Muir Bank: 1st place - Jessica Robinson

An overall winner was selected from the first place winners and was sent to compete in the district contest. That winner was Shayla Parks.

Congratulations to all participants. It was a very difficult decision for the judges! We hope to have more participation next year as word spreads about the activity!