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Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America

Jandy Grover competes at the Idaho FCCLA competition, representing Idaho State University's College of Education Family and Consumer Sciences Program.

What is FCCLA?

FCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America) prepares students for careers in: early childhood professions, culinary arts, hospitality services, and many more.

The mission of FCCLA is: To promote personal growth and leadership development through Family and Consumer Sciences education. Focusing on the multiple roles of family member, wage earner and community leader, members develop skills for life through: character development, creative and critical thinking, interpersonal communication, practical knowledge, and career preparation.

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FCCLA State and National Leadership Conference

State Leadership Conferences:

2024: JUMP Boise Idaho, April 10-12

National Leadership Conferences:

2024: Seattle, WA, June 29-July 3

2025: Orlando, FL, July 5-9

2026: Washington, D.C., July 6-10

2027: San Antonio, TX, June 22-26

Brenda Jacobsen

Brenda Jacobsen, PhD

FCCLA Advisor

Office: Garrison 621

(208) 282-4967