The Silverton Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Officer Team would like to invite you to our first meeting! We recognize the challenges we are facing. We sincerely hope you and your families are safe and well and that you are all adjusting to the new normal the best you can. Despite the circumstances, FBLA is still operating at the local, state, and national levels! We will be providing opportunities for members to engage with one another, experience leadership development, and compete in career-related competitive events!
We look forward to introducing ourselves, meeting new potential members, and seeing our returning members next Monday. We are ready to tackle the challenges this school year might bring and are excited to share new opportunities with you! Please email our adviser, Mrs. Miles, if you have any questions.
You are INVITED to our Ice Cream Social!
Date: Monday, October 26th
Location: Silverton High School Courtyard, outside in front of the commons.
Google Meet Code shsfbla to join us virtually.
Need to know:
- 6 ft physical distancing required
- Ice Cream will be provided, but individually wrapped and distributed to follow safety guidelines
- Bring chair or blanket to sit on in the grass, if desired
What is FBLA?
Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) is the largest career student business organization in the world. Each year, FBLA helps over 230,000 members prepare for careers in business. FBLA’s mission is to inspire and prepare students to become community-minded business leaders in a global society through relevant career preparation and leadership experiences.
Silverton FBLA is a growing club at SHS with almost 80 members! We focus on community service, leadership development, and career-related competitive events.
One day, each of us will either 1) work for a type of business or 2) create a business! Therefore, FBLA has something to offer EVERYONE!
Learn more about FBLA here: https://www.fbla-pbl.org/about/
Why join FBLA?
- DISCOVER your potential
- Practice LEADERSHIP and NETWORK with others
- Boost your RESUME
- Earn SCHOLARSHIPS and RECOGNITION
- COMPETE against the best
- PREPARE for your college and career
- SERVE your community
- LEARN how to manage your money and your time
- TRAVEL opportunities
- Dress for SUCCESS
Why join SILVERTON FBLA?
- In 2020, for the second consecutive year, Silverton FBLA received the Gold Champion Chapter Awardwhich is the highest honor a chapter can receive at the state level, indicating their level of involvement and achievement.
- Silverton FBLA is competitive at the state and national level, providing relevant career discovery opportunities! In June 2019, at the National Leadership Conference in San Antonio, TX we had 3 Silverton members place in the Top 15, including 3rd Place in the Electronic Career Portfolio event!
- Silverton FBLA gives back to the community. Our members volunteered over 300 hours through chapter community service last year!
How to join FBLA?
Step 1: Complete the Membership Form HERE *Have your payment ready*
Step 2: Submit payment of $22 for a membership fee (this step is included in the Membership Form and the detailed steps are listed below).
- Go to the following site:https://or-silverfalls.intouchreceipting.com/
- Sign in using your student ID# and last name
Username: Student’s ID number with the leading 0
Password: Student’s last name with leading capital letter
- Click on the student’s name to continue
- Click on “Items at Student’s School
- Click on “Club Fees”
- Click the “Buy” button for FBLA Dues
- Click “Checkout” on the top right
- Review purchase and click “Checkout” on the bottom right
- Enter payment information and complete purchase.
How do I stay informed?
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Students and parents will be added to our “FBLA Group” in ParentSquare where you will receive a monthly email with important information once your membership form is submitted.