FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America)

FBLA District 6 Competition

The Harrisburg FBLA Chapter would like to thank Y107, KOMU TV8, and MBS Books for allowing us to tour your businesses!

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When do we meet?  Various times. Once per month.

Where do we meet? We meet in Mr. Fessler’s Room.

What time do we meet? We meet during advisory.

How do you join? Seek out a member or Mr. Fessler. Must be in or have been in one or Mr. Fessler’s classes.

FBLA stands for Future Business Leaders of America. We talk about current business related topics, but mostly get together for fun and fellowship. We take a field trip to local businesses. We also have a business oriented competition once a year in Moberly.


To visit the National FBLA Website click here.

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