FCCLA – Family, Career & Community Leaders of America

Advisor:  Mrs. Basinger, 406.324.2530, kbasinger@helenaschools.org

Where:    CHS in Room 116

When:     Thursdays at Noon

Who:        All CHS students who are currently enrolled or have been enrolled in the past in a Family and Consumer Science class (Culinary,Child Development, Design, Family & Consumer Science)

The mission of FCCLA is to promote growth and leadership development through Family and Consumer Sciences education.

The general objective of the organization shall be to help individuals improve personal, family and community living through organized group and individual activities as a part of Family and Consumer Education program in the schools.

Our group does a variety of activities such as:

Relay for Life, NAMI walk, Carnival Classic, Operation Christmas Child, Festival of Trees.   We also do concessions to raise money for our activities. We attend a District meeting which features a variety of workshops and go to a state FCCLA conference where the students participate in competitive events.