FBLA - Future Business Leaders of America

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2017-2018 FBLA Officers:

Amanda Castro - President

NelSilva Wolf - Vice-President

Charlee Odom - Secretary

Tonie Booker - Treasurer

Announcements:

FBLA dues are $15 and may be paid to Mrs. Carter, Mrs. Pitts, or Mrs. Tillman.

Our next meeting is Tuesday, September 19, in Mrs. Tillman's room. You must be a member to attend. 

We will begin selling Krispy Kreme donuts on Tuesday, August 22, through Monday, September 18. All money and orders will be due by the end of the FBLA meeting on Tuesday, September 19 (but I prefer before school). Sell 6 boxes of donuts to earn your membership. Donuts will be delivered on Thursday, September 21. First place prize for selling the most donuts is a ticket to the Fall Rally or a comparable conference. Second place prize is a $15 food voucher to spend at the Fall Rally or a comparable conference.

The Fall Rally - Perry Fair trip is Thursday, October 12 (during Fall Break), and we will travel by bus. You must be a member to attend. The cost is $45 and includes the rides wristband. You will need to take extra money for food. We will accept the first 40 members who pay. If you're expecting a boring Fall Break and not going on vacation, come and join us for a fun day at the fair. Deadline for payment is Tuesday, September 19 by the end of the FBLA meeting (but I prefer before school), or until 40 members pay.

Go to Facebook and like our page: Cook High School FBLA.

Senior FBLA members who have earned the Future and Business level BAA during high school will be awarded a pin. Senior FBLA members who have earned the Leader and America level BAA during high school will be awarded a decorative chain. Future, Business, Leader, and America BAA levels must be earned in order. Senior FBLA members who have earned the Future, Business, Leader, and America level BAA during high school will be awarded a pin and chain. DUE DATE: WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 31, 2018.

See Mrs. Tillman to receive login information for the  Business Achievement Awards (BAA). Once you get your login, check out the Forms section of this website to download BAA Online Instructions. You will receive a Level Award upon completion and verification of the online program. DUE DATE: WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 31, 2018.

A list of competitive events may be found at http://www.gafbla.org/fbla/CompetitiveEvents.aspx

CHS Advisers:

Marsha Tillman, Jenny Pitts, Lori Carter

 Click the image below for the FBLA links:

 

National FBLA Website

  Georgia FBLA Website

  http://web.fbla-pbl.org/baa3/default.asp?p=studentlogin

  BAA Login

FBLA Goals:

  • Develop competent, aggressive business leadership.
  • Strengthen the confidence of students in themselves and their world.
  • Create more interest in and understanding of the American business enterprise.
  • Encourage members in the development of individual projects that contribute to the improvement of home, business, and community.
  • Develop character, prepare for useful citizenship, and foster patriotism.
  • Encourage and practice efficient money management.
  • Encourage scholarship and promote school loyalty.
  • Assist students in the establishment of occupational goals.
  • Facilitate the transition from school to work.

Activities Planned for 2017-2018:

  • SLOTS (July)
  • Sign-Up for BAA
  • Fall Rally in Perry, GA (October)
  • Fall Leadership Conference in Athens (November)
  • Toys for Cook Kids (November/December)
  • Region Competition: Local and in Moultrie (December and January)
  • Region Leadership Conference (January)
  • FBLA Week Activities (February)
  • March of Dimes Service Projects and Fundraisers (February)
  • State Leadership Conference in Atlanta (March)
  • National Leadership Conference in Baltimore, MD (June-July)
  • Many, many more . . .