Presentation on theme: "Family, Career and Community Leaders of America"— Presentation transcript:
1 Family, Career and Community Leaders of America Logos Courtesy of
2 Mission Central Focus is the Family and Family Life Mission Statement: To promote personal growth and leadership development through Family and Consumer Sciences Education. Focusing on the multiple roles of family member, wage earner, and community leader, members develop skills for life through:character developmentcreative and critical thinkinginterpersonal communicationpractical knowledgecareer preparation.Central Focus is the Family and Family Life
3 FCCLA FACTS Colors: Red is symbol for Strength White is symbol for SincerityFlower: Red RoseMotto: “Toward New Horizons”Red rose – represents the organization b/c it gives joy through its beauty and fragrance. It symbolizes a desire for beauty in everyday living.
4 FCCLA History Future Homemakers of America (FHA) Founded in June 11, 1945 in ChicagoCo-sponsored by:American Home Economics Association& US Department Of Education
5 FHA History Future Homemakers of America Georgia second state to affiliateGeorgia first to havefull-time state adviser,Mrs. Janet McGarity-BarberGeorgia’s first state President was Pat RandolphShe was also Georgia’s first National OfficerRandolph Cabin in honor of her at the Georgia FFA-FCCLA Center in Covington
6 Georgia NHA History New Homemakers of America Organization in the African American schoolsFirst GA State Adviser,Miss Daisy LewisCabin named in her honorat Camp John Hope in Perry1965 – NHA and FHA merged
7 FHA changes to fccla 1983: National Headquarters Opened in Reston, Virginia1995: Home Economics BecameFamily and Consumer Sciences1999: Name changed from FHA to FCCLA1999: New Emblem Introduced
8 FCCLA facts Original 1945 Emblem Octagon – Represents the 8 FCCLA PurposesHands in the middle supporting a homeRays extending out represents members reaching out into the community
13 National FCCLA National Website - 10 National Officers 10 National OfficersPlan National Conferences:Cluster Meetings in NovemberNational Leadership Conference in JulyGeorgia has had two national officers in the past two years:Jennifer Ross from Walnut Grove High School &Jessica Pope from Berrien High School
14 State Leadership Meeting March 14 – 16, 2013Classic CenterAthens, GeorgiaIncludes:Keynote SpeakerRegional AwardsFoundation EventGala DanceState Officer ElectionsHonor Roll AwardsMembership Awards& Chapter of the Year!
15 National Leadership Conference National MeetingsNational Cluster MeetingsNovember Reno, NevadaNovember Indianapolis, IN andOklahoma City, OKNational Leadership ConferenceJuly 7-11, 2013Nashville, TN
16 Benefits of Joining a student organization: Leadership DevelopmentPersonal GrowthCommunity ServiceScholarship and College OpportunitiesTravel Opportunities
17 Publications Georgia News : The State Newspaper Each chapter receives 20 copies ofGeorgia News twice a yearTeen Times: The National MagazineEach chapter receives a classroom set 3 times a year
18 Georgia FCCLA Two Camps: Georgia FFA-FCCLA Center in Covington Camp John Hope inFort Valley/Perry
19 Leadership Obstacle Course B.A.S.I.C. trainingChapter PlanningTeam BuildingLeadership Obstacle CourseLow and High RopesHelps to…Increase chapter involvementDevelop unityBuild trustImprove communicationDevelop confidence and leadership skills
20 Georgia FCCLA State Office Executive DirectorVickie RundbakenGeorgia FCCLA State Office283 Swanson Drive Suite 204Lawrenceville, GA(678)
21 Georgia FCCLAState PresidentGift Baanen, Redan High School
23 Fall Leadership Conference Sept. 20 – 21, 2012Georgia FFA-FCCLA Center Covington, GAIncludes:Keynote SpeakerLeadership Breakout SessionsChapter Planning TimeNational STAR Event WinnersMini BASIC TrainingFoundation DanceMembership RecruitmentT-shirt Design CompetitionState Lapel Pin CompetitionSlip ‘n Slide, Putt Putt and More!
24 Georgia National Fairgrounds Fall Leadership RallyOctober 9-10, 2012Georgia National FairgroundsPerry, GeorgiaIncludes:Fall Motivational RallyCulinary CompetitionChili Cook-OffKnowledge BowlBrochure EventFood DemonstrationsFair Rides and much more!
25 FCCLA Day at the Capitol February 4-7, 2013Georgia State CapitolVisit Local LegislatorsCapitol Scavenger HuntRegion Photos
26 STAR Events Competition Region STAR Events CompetitionFebruary 15 and February 16TOP Two move to State Competition
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