What is FBLA?
FBLA stands for Future Business Leaders of America. It is a professional student organization that is available in a majority of schools across America.
FBLA has three main aspects:
Social– We get to know each other and have lots of fun
Professional– Where we learn new things about business, attend conferences, and work on job skills.
Community Service– Where we give back something to the community that has given us so much.
What does FBLA do?
Promote competent, aggressive business leadership. Understand American business enterprise Establish career goals. Encourage scholarship. Promote sound financial management. Develop character and self-confidence. Facilitate transition from school to work.
FBLA 2016-2017 Members
FBLA Advisors: Patti Salyard and Jo Moody
FBLA 2016-2017 Activities
May: Planning Meeting @ Arby’s (11:00)
June: Summer Meeting @ Runza (11:00)
Senior Citizen Activity with Brookstone Acres-fishing
July: Business Tour @ Popcorn Plant (10:30)
August: Teacher Welcome back gifts
Working Meeting (Thurs., Aug. 4 and 11 @ 9:00)
Recruitment meeting (Brochures and Letters/ Individual Invites/ Pizza
Game 1 (September 1st)
Game 2 (September 9th) **Homecoming**
Game 3 (September 30)
October: More Concessions
Game 4 (October 7th)
Pumpkin Decorating Contest
Rake and Run
November: American Enterprise Day/ Money Smart Week (Trivia in announcements)
Troops Project (12 Days of Christmas)
“Thanks for Giving Week”
December: Door Decorating
St. Nicholas Day
“Giving Tree” Gifts
January: Epiphany Party
February: FBLA Week
Monday: Hidden Logo, Locker signs
Tuesday: Cupcake Wars
Wednesday: Troops, Murder Mystery
Thursday: Faculty Breakfast
Friday: Member Breakfast
March: SLC Info/ Preparation Meeting
Middle School Competition
Spring Door Decorating
April: State Leadership Conference