Future Business Leaders of America
Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)
Applicant must meet one or more of the following requirements:
- Currently or previously enrolled in business elective class
- Current AVID student
- Member of FBLA in a previous school year
- Sibling of current or previous member
Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) is a non-profit, local, district, state, regional, and national organization for all middle and high school students participating in business and business-related programs. In Florida, FBLA functions as an integral part of the instructional program of the business education program in secondary school.
This organization provides students with the opportunity to apply their classroom instruction in business practices and procedures to leadership development activities and competitive event experiences. The purpose of the organization is to:
"...provide, as an integral part of the instructional program, additional opportunities for secondary students (5-12) in business education to develop vocational and career supportive competencies and to promote civic and personal responsibility."
I solemnly promise to uphold the aims and responsibilities of the Future Business Leaders of America; and, as an active member, I shall strive to develop the qualities necessary in becoming a responsible business leader.
Fee to Join: $25
Extracurricular Insurance is required which costs $10
Florida FBLA website
For more information about the history of Florida FBLA visit this website.
National FBLA Website
For more information about FBLA-PBL, Inc. go to this website.