Colfax High School
Future Business Leaders of America

Charted in 1990 by Mrs. Kara Zutter, Adviser

Executive Committee 2016-17:
Hanah Yingst, President
Bryce Fransway
Matthew Reisdorf
Makayla Mattson
Erika Brantner
RyAnna Martinson
Becca Lee
Emily Evenson
Mackenzie Jensen
Rachel Knutson
Alyssa Dachel

FBLA Theme for 2016-2017

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.

October 11, 2016 -- Fall Leadership Lab at The Plaza Hotel Conference Center, Eau Claire

November 4-5, 2016 -- National Fall Leadership Conference at Milwaukee

November 15, 2016 -- American Free Enterprise Day

February 4, 2017 -- Regional Leadership Conference and Competitions at St. Croix Central High School

April 2-4, 2017-- State Leadership Conference and Competitions at Appleton


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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