Future Business Leaders of America
Future Business Leaders of America inspires and prepares students to become community-minded business leaders in a global society through relevant career preparation and leadership experiences.
Crossroads students participate in regional, state, and national competitions. We also have several community service projects throughout the year.
During meetings students will get help with resumes, job interview skills, and learn valuable leadership skills. Meetings take place the 2nd & 4th Friday of every month during lunch (11:55-12:25) in Ms. Skeens room. We also have 1 after school meeting per month for students that cannot attend lunch meetings.
To participate in FBLA students must:
- Pay $20 in dues
- Be in enrolled in or have taken 1 business course (high school or college)
- Attend at least one meeting per month
Contact the FBLA adviser, Tracy Skeens, for more information.
FBLA-PBL’s programs focus on:
Leadership Development—members develop essential soft skills by holding chapter officer positions at the local, state, and national levels; by networking with accomplished business professionals; and by participating in business-focused workshops, seminars, and academic competitions.
Academic Competitions—members demonstrate their business expertise at high-profile regional, state, and national competitive events. The top students are recognized with trophies and cash awards.
Educational Programs—members create career portfolios, enhance their knowledge with world-recognized skills certifications, and have access to select college scholarships.
Membership Benefits—members receive exclusive discounts and enhanced benefits for travel, education, and more.
Community Service—members work with the March of Dimes to help end premature births by participating in awareness campaigns and the March for Babies fundraiser.
Awards & Recognition—members build a portfolio of accomplishments with a wide range of awards programs.