Leadership. E plosion!. What is Virginia FCCLA?. It is the ultimate leadership experience!. In Virginia, 10,000 students, in nearly 290 chapters, are members of this exciting organization. Skills For Life! Planning Goal setting Problem Solving Decision Making
It is the ultimate leadership experience!
In Virginia, 10,000 students, in nearly 290 chapters, are members of this exciting organization.
MissionThe mission of Family, Career and Community Leaders of America is 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 –
Career Connection is a national FCCLA program that guides young people to link their options and skills for success in careers, families, and communities.
Plug In to Careers
Sign On to the Career Connection
Program Career Steps
Link Up to Jobs
Access Skills for Career Success
Integrate Work and Life
Power of One helps students find and use their personal power. Members set their own goals, work to achieve them, and enjoy the results.
A Better You
Working on Working
Take the Lead
Speak Out for FCCLA
The FCCLA Community Service program guides students to develop, plan, carry out, and evaluate projects that improve the quality of life in their communities.
FCCLA members turn youth concerns into leadership and action to improve local communities.
Families First is a national FCCLA peer education program through which young people gain a better understanding of how families work and learn skills to become strong family members.
Meet the Challenge
Balancing Family & Career
Financial Fitness is a national FCCLA peer education program that involves youth teaching other young people how to make, save, and spend money wisely.
Financing Your Future
Student Body is a national FCCLA peer education program that helps young people learn to:
Make Healthy Choices
FACTS – Families Acting for Community Traffic Safety, is a national FCCLA peer education program through which young people strive to save lives through sober driving, seat belt use, and safe driving habits.
Safe Driving Habits
Leaders at Work is a national program that recognizes FCCLA members who create projects to strengthen leadership skills on the job.
*Early Childhood Education, and Services
*Food Production and Services
*Hospitality, Tourism, and Recreation
*Housing, Interiors, and Furnishings
*Textiles and Apparel
*Family and Consumer Sciences Education
STAR Events (Students Taking Action with Recognition) are competitive events in which members are recognized for proficiency and achievement in chapter and individual projects, leadership skills, and occupational preparation.
Events are divided into three categories:
Leadership - these allow FCCLA members to expand on what they are doing in the classroom by providing service to their communities, strengthening their own local chapters, and implementing national programs.
Foundational - events that apply content learned in Family & Consumer Sciences classes.
STOP the Violence—StudentsTaking on Prevention empowers youth with attitudes, skills, and resources to recognize, report, and reduce youth violence.
A peer-to-peer outreach initiative that empowers young people to
the potential for youth violence.
Dynamic Leadership is a component of each national FCCLA program that helps young people build leadership skills.
Here’s an opportunity to live in Japan next summer with a Japanese host family. You can be one of 17 FCCLA members selected to experience a Japanese tea ceremony, traditional Japanese foods, or climb up Mount Fuji with a Japanese brother or sister.
Japanese Exchange Program
Members have an opportunity to live in Japan next summer with a Japanese host family.
Full scholarships available for FCCLA members who are sophomores and juniors in high school