Family, Career and Community Leaders of America
Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) is a dynamic
and effective national student organization that helps young men and
women become leaders and address important personal, family, work, and
societal issues through Family and Consumer Sciences education, or as
determined by the state department of education. FCCLA has more than
220,000 members and nearly 7,000 chapters from 50 state associations and
the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. The
organization has involved more than ten million youth since its founding
FCCLA: The Ultimate Leadership
Experience is unique among youth organizations because its programs are
planned and run by members. It is the only career and technical
in-school student organization with the family as its central focus.
Participation in national programs and chapter activities helps members
become strong leaders in their families, careers, and communities.