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Family, Career and Community Leaders of America
Before FCCLA there was FHA... Future Homemakers of America was founded in 1945 in Chicago Future Homemakers of America was founded in 1945 in Chicago In the summer or 1999 FHA became FCCLA In the summer or 1999 FHA became FCCLA Headquarters - located in Reston, Virginia Headquarters - located in Reston, Virginia
What is FCCLA? A national student organization that helps young men and women become strong leaders in their families, careers, and communities! A national student organization that helps young men and women become strong leaders in their families, careers, and communities! FCCLAis the largest youth organization with the family as its central focus FCCLA is the largest youth organization with the family as its central focus!
Who can join? Anyone who has taken or is currently enrolled in a Family & Consumer Sciences course!
National membership is nearly 222,000 with over 8,000 local chapters.
including 53 state associations, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands.
The Colors... Red - suggests strength & courage White - symbolizes sincerity & integrity White - symbolizes sincerity & integrity FCCL A
The Emblem shows that FCCLA is a dynamic, active organization bound for the future!
The dominant collegiate lettering articulates a focus on education and student leadership embodies an active organization that moves toward new arenas!
“The Ultimate Leadership Experience” New Tagline!
The Flower Red rose Red rose Represent s a desire for joy in everyday living Represent s a desire for joy in everyday living
The Motto... “Toward New Horizons”
The Mission... To promote personal growth and leadership development through Family and Consumer Sciences Education
The Creed We are the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America. We face the future with warm courage and high hope. For we have the clear consciousness of seeking old and precious values. For we are the builders of homes, Homes for America's future, Homes where living will be the expression of everything that is good and fair, Homes where truth and love and security and faith will be realities, not dreams. We are the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America. We face the future with warm courage and high hope.
The Official Authority On parliamentary procedure is Robert’s Rules of Order, Newly Revised
The 8 Purposes To provide opportunities for personal development & to prepare for adult life. 2. To strengthen the family as a basic unit of society
3. To encourage democracy 4. To help achieve global harmony 5. To promote a greater understanding between youth and adults
6. To provide opportunities for decision-making and for assuming responsibility 7. To prepare for the multiple roles in today’s society
8. To promote Family & Consumer Sciences & related occupations
Publication… National publication- National publication- Teen Times
Families today (understand & celebrate) You-Me-US (strengthen relationships) Meet the challenge (overcome obstacles) Balance (manage multiple responsibilities) Families First
F.A.C.T.S. - Families Acting for Community Traffic Safety
Financial Fitness 1.Banking basics 2.Cash control 3.Making money 4.Consumer clout 5.Financing your future
Student Body Promoting healthier lifestyles for students
Nutrition, Fitness and Self-awareness Nutrition, Fitness and Self-awareness
designed so students can recognize, report & reduce violence
Young people experience the highest rates of violent crime of any age group "What are YOU gonna do about it?"
Plug in to careers Sign on (link interest & skills to career clusters) Programs (prepare w/education) Link up (to a job) Access skills (practice productivity) Career Connection
Dynamic Leadership builds strong leaders in family & consumers sciences education builds strong leaders in family & consumers sciences education
Leaders at Work recognizes young people who strengthen leadership skills while on the job
Community Service helps members turn youth concerns into leadership & action to improve local communities
Here’s an Opportunity! to live in Japan next summer with a Japanese host family for six weeks. You can be one of 14 FCCLA members selected to receive this $4,000!
Program Experience a Japanese tea ceremony, traditional Japanese foods, or a climb up Mount Fuji.
Student Set Goals & Strive to Reach Them! 5 Levels for individual growth Opportunities for Growth
A Better You -- pinpoint some personal traits you want to improve
Family Ties -- discover that getting along with family members can be easier Working on Working -- explore work options, prepare for a career or sharpen skills useful in any business
Take the Lead -- work on leadership qualities Speak out for FCCLA -- tell others about positive experiences in the organization
Students Taking Action with Recognition!
Applied Technology Applied Technology Career Investigation Career Investigation Chapter Service Project Display Chapter Service Project Display Chapter Service Project Manual Chapter Service Project Manual Chapter Showcase Chapter Showcase Display Display
Chapter Showcase Manual Chapter Showcase Manual Culinary Arts Culinary Arts Early Childhood Early Childhood Entrepreneurship Entrepreneurship Focus on Children Focus on Children Hospitality Hospitality Illustrated Talks Illustrated Talks
Interpersonal Communication Interpersonal Communication Job Interview Job Interview National Programs in Action National Programs in Action Parliamentary Procedure Parliamentary Procedure
Step One Take the first steps and learn about FCCLA Take the first steps and learn about FCCLA
Texas State Projects
Y.E.S. - Youth Exchanging with Seniors
Earth Targets recycling, reducing use and waste, reusing, and respecting our planet
“Ready, Set, Read” Promotes literacy
Opportunities for Training Cluster Meetings State and Regional Conferences Conferences A+ Conferences (A Positive Lifestyle for Ultimate Success) National Conference
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