FCCLA

About

 

Family, Career and Community Leaders of America is a nonprofit national career and technical student organization for young men and women in Family and Consumer through grade 12. FCCLA is the only national Career and Technical Student Organization with the family as its central focus. Since 1945, FCCLA members have been making a difference in their families, careers, and communities by addressing important personal, work, and societal issues through Family and Consumer Sciences education.

 

Mission

 

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.
 

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Purposes

 

  1. To provide opportunities for personal development and preparation for adult life

  2. To strengthen the function of the family as a basic unit of society

  3. To encourage democracy through cooperative action in the home and community

  4. To encourage individual and group involvement in helping achieve global cooperation and harmony

  5. To promote greater understanding between youth and adults

  6. To provide opportunities for making decisions and for assuming responsibilities.

  7. To prepare for the multiple roles of men and women in today's society

  8. To promote Family and Consumer Sciences and related occupations

Brewster School District does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, honorably discharged veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, the presence of any sensory, mental, or physical disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  The following employee has been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination: Civil Rights, Title IX, and Section 504 Coordinator: Dianne Roys Johnson, 509-689-2581 x610, drjohnson@brewsterbears.org; Address: PO Box 97, Brewster, WA  98812.