Chapter Awards

Pennsylvania FCCLA Outstanding Chapter Award

Submission Deadline:   February 15

Pennsylvania Association of Family, Career and Community Leaders of America presents Outstanding Chapter awards to those chapters that plan and conduct well-balanced programs of work.  This award provides an opportunity for chapters, through self-evaluation, to receive recognition and to highlight their chapter’s success.   For purposes of this recognition program, the chapter year shall run from February 15 to February 15.   

Outstanding FCCLA chapters are those which plan balanced programs of work that support the state and national FCCLA strategic plans by including the following areas:

Chapters should print the award checklist and record points in each section, then calculate the total number of points earned. The total number of possible points is 201.

Recognition will be assigned according to the points earned on the checklist:

Chapter Award Checklist:

On-line submission:
To submit your Outstanding Chapter Award Application, be ready to fill out the entire form once you start.  Use the checklist to collect your information.  Submission form.

Caring Chapter Award 

Chapters can earn the “Caring Chapter Award” by completing 2 community service projects for our school or community.  The awards is earned when at least 5 members participate in each project.  If you post your pictures to your Instagram or Facebook, please use the hashtag #PAFCCLA. 
For award submission, send pictures and description to the VP of Recognition, Georgia Zimmerman:, and her adviser Jennifer Edmondson:  Deadline is March 1.

Social Media Award

Chapters can earn the “Social Media Award" by completing 4 or more of the 10 options below and submitting proof by posting your pictures to your Instagram or Facebook account with the hashtag #PAFCCLA and send proof to the VP of Recognition, Georgia Zimmerman:, and her adviser Jennifer Edmondson:   Deadline is March 1.

Go For the Red:  National Chapter Award

Chapters will be awarded Bronze, Silver, or Gold status for increasing membership by 10, 15, or 20 members as compared to last year.  If the applicant meets all qualifications and deadlines, the chapter will receive an FCCLA banner to showcase their achievement.  Deadline April 1.  Go For the Red