Why Join FCCLA?

Why Join FCCLA?
develop career skills and
learn to balance career and
family responsibilities
x strengthen home and family
x prepare for community living
as responsible citizens
x experience the connection
between career and technical
and academic skills
x improve self-esteem
x practice and apply creative
and critical thinking
x understand yourself and
your relationships with others
x develop a personal leadership style
x identify concerns, make
decisions, and carry out activities
x experience the satisfaction of helping others
x observe Family and Consumer Sciences related careers
x gain recognition for accomplishments
x build supportive relationships with teachers n
a less formal atmosphere
x achieve established
performance standards
and competencies
For more information visit our website at
WWW.FCCLAINC.ORG or contact your local advisor.
Local Advisor Contact Information:
Emma Boman: 435-841-7364
What is FCCLA?
National Programs
National Programs encourage members to en-
FCCLA is the only in-school student organization with the family as its central focus. FCCLA is a career and technical student
organization that functions as an integral
part of the Family and Consumer Sciences
education curriculum and operates within
the school system, and it provides opportunities for active student participation at local,
state, and national levels.
hance their personal growth and build leadership skills.
programs offers members the opportunity
to expand their leadership potential and
develop skills for life necessary in families,
communities, and workplaces.
STAR Events (Students Taking Action with
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 development, creative and critical thinking, interpersonal
communication, practical knowledge, and
career preparation.
Recognition) recognize members for proficiency and achievement in chapter and
individual projects, leadership skills, and
career preparation. STAR Events offer individual skill development and application of
learning through the following activities³
x Cooperative ³ teams work to accomplish specific goals
x Individualized ³ members work alone
to accomplish specific goals
x Competitive ³ individual or team per-
formance measured by an established
set of criteria