Temporary Price Reduction Chapter Participation Packages
FCCLA is committed to helping you take your chapter’s membership “Beyond Measure” this year! To provide support and assistance during this challenging time, FCCLA’s National Board of Directors has decided to offer two temporary reduced-price leadership development package options in addition to FCCLA’s regular membership option.
FCCLA’s temporary leadership development package options are available now through November 1, 2020 to all chapters whose state associations who have opted in to participate. Check out the State Association Opt-In document to see if your state is offering these reduced-price packages.
Chapter advisers interested in the chapter participation packages have the opportunity to choose from one of two options by November 1, 2020:
OPTION 1: Up to 20 Leadership Development Package
- Allows chapters to pay a flat rate of $160 for up to 20 student participants in addition to the state up to 20 participant flat rate. Note: Any student over the first 20 will be charged the $9 per person rate in addition to the state per person rate.
- Provides engagement for up to 20 FCS students and access to Competitive Events, Stand Up National Program, Power of One Leadership Training, FCCLA Student Portal, scholarship opportunities, educator professional development, and many curriculum resources cross walked to FCS National Standards.
OPTION 2: Unlimited Family and Consumer Sciences Leadership Development Package
- Allows chapters to pay $400 for unlimited student participation in addition to the state unlimited flat rate.
- Provides an equitable opportunity for all FCS students and access to Competitive Events, Stand Up National Program, Power of One Leadership Training, FCCLA Student Portal, scholarship opportunities, educator professional development, and many curriculum resources cross walked to FCS National Standards.
To take advantage of one of the temporary reduced-price leadership packages, please follow the steps below by November 1, 2020.
Note: Chapters with the membership type of ‘Urban’ or ‘100% Middle Level’ last year will not be able to take advantage of these temporary packages.
Step 1: Complete the Request to Participate Form
Complete the Request to Participate form using the link below to select the temporary package you would like to use for the 2020-2021 school year. Please have your chapter ID ready to complete this form.
Step 2: Wait to receive confirmation from FCCLA
Wait to receive confirmation from FCCLA before affiliating your chapter. National FCCLA will advise you via email within two business days of receiving your Request to Participate form as to when you can affiliate in the FCCLA portal with your chapter’s selected package option. This correspondence will be an email sent to the email address used to complete the Request to Participate form.
Note: To ensure you receive the correct package rate you have selected, please do NOT affiliate your chapter until we confirm the participation package you selected has been turned on for your chapter per your request.
Step 3: Follow instructions to affiliate
After you have received email confirmation from FCCLA that the selected package has been turned on for your chapter, log into the FCCLA portal and affiliate your members as you normally would. Before selecting the ‘Create Invoice’ button, please verify the correct rate is displayed. If the rate appears incorrect, please select the ‘Close’ button and reach out to the FCCLA Operations department at email@example.com or call 703-476-4900.
NOTE: If you already submitted your affiliation for the current year and would like to take advantage of one of FCCLA's temporary leadership development packages, please complete the Invoice Removal form, and send the form to your state adviser for approval. Once FCCLA receives the approved Invoice Removal form, the invoice will be removed and you will be notified that you are now able to affiliate under one of the two respective packages.
Seek support from your administration or partners to help fund the fees for the package you have selected for your chapter. Download the request for support letter to customize and give to your school’s administration to gain support and secure funding for your chapter’s participation in the package option you have selected for this year.
Visit the Chapter Affiliation page to review the regular chapter affiliation rates.
We look forward to offering this opportunity and continuing to grow “Beyond Measure!” For any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.