Future Business Leaders of America

FBLA is a non-profit student organization that prepares students for careers in business and business education.  Its 240,000-plus members in 12,000 chartered chapters include students from the US, the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, and Europe.  Its mission is to bring business and education together in a positive working relationship through innovative leadership and career development programs.  For more information about the national association, visit FBLA's website at www.fbla-pbl.org.

Students can qualify to attend Regional and State competitions in various areas of study.  Stroudsburg FBLA is very competitive and is very successful on all levels.  In the 2005-'06 school year, over 100 members attended the Regional Competition where 50 students then qualified to attend the State competition at Hershey.  Eleven of those members advanced to the National Competition held in Nashville, TN.

The Jr. High membership continues to grow.  In our first year ('99-'00) only nine Jr. High Students joined Stroudsburg FBLA.  Presently there are 90 Freshmen FBLA Members.  Its success and popularity are continuing to grow.