Colfax High School
Future Business Leaders of America

Charted in 1990 by Mrs. Kara Zutter, Adviser

Executive Committee 2015-16:
Grady Gibson, President
Jarrod Rudi
Courtney Dressel
Marianne Scharlau
Lakken Meredith
Andrea Brantner
Hannah Yingst
Joseph Verdon
Makayla Mattson

FBLA Theme for 2015-2016

FBLA Goals

  • Develop competent, aggressive business leadership.
  • Strengthen the confidence of students in themselves and their work.
  • Create more interest in and understanding of American business enterprise.
  • Encourage members in the development of individual projects which contribute to the improvement of home, business, and community.
  • Develop character, prepare for useful citizenship, and foster patriotism.
  • Encourage and practice efficient money management.
  • Encourage scholarship and promote school loyalty.
  • Assist students in the establishment of occupational goals.
  • Facilitate the transition from school to work.

November 15 -- American Free Enterprise Day

February 6-- Regional Leadership Conference and Competitions at Chequamegon High School

April 11-12 -- State Leadership Conference and Competitions at LaCrosse


Leadership Development
Conduct business meetings
Recognize American Free Enterprise Day - November 15
Attend fall leadership workshops
Attend Regional Leadership Conference/competitions
Attend State Leadership Conference/competitions
Network with area business leaders
Field trips to area businesses

Service Projects
Raise money for charitable causes
Gift giving at holidays for families in need
Collect food for local food pantry
Volunteer help for community organizations

Financial Management/Fundraising
Run concession stands for athletic events
Conduct other fundraising efforts as needed

Membership Recognition
Bulletin board outside cafeteria provides membership listing/involvement
FBLA Week celebrated to recognize members
FBLA activities and accomplishments published in school newsletter, local newspaper, and on school's social media




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