GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Florida FFA Association is pleased to announce the selection of the 2013 Chapter Cooperative Award finalists. The Chapter Cooperative Award measures how active a chapter has been in cooperating with other organizations and agencies within their community, along with teaching cooperative business principals. One member and one advisor of each of finalist chapters will be recognized on stage during the 5th General Session of the 85th Florida FFA State Convention on Thursday, June 13, 2013. All award winners should report to the holding room thirty minutes prior to the session in which they are to be recognized.

The 2013 Chapter Cooperative Award Finalists in alphabetical order are:

 

Chapter Ranking
Altha SR Finalist
Brooksville SR Finalist
Hill Gustat MS Participant
Ocoee MS Finalist
Orlando Colonial SR Participant
Umatilla SR Participant
Williston MS Participant

 

About the Florida FFA State Convention

The annual state FFA convention is truly a week that absolutely everybody should experience.  FFA members come together to celebrate the achievements won by the past and present generations of agriculturalists, while continuing to develop their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success.  Over 4,000 FFA members, along with advisors, alumni, parents and supporters, will be inspired and motivated to take pride in our industry, serve our communities, and lead our organization to new heights.

About the Florida FFA Association

The Florida FFA Association is a premier youth, leadership organization with nearly 17,000 middle and high school student members – as part of over 300 local FFA chapters across the state. FFA members participate in nearly 50 leadership and career development events each year. The FFA mission is to make a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth, and career success through agricultural education.

The Florida FFA Association is a resource and support organization that does not select, control, supervise or approve local chapter or individual member activities except as expressly provided for in the Florida FFA Association Constitution and Bylaws.

The FFA Mission

FFA makes a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education.

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