Howells-Dodge FCCLA Meeting Held August 20
The Howells-Dodge FCCLA Chapter met for a pizza supper and meeting on Thursday, August 20 at 7:00 p.m. Following the opening ceremony, President Jill Grovijohn introduced the 2020-21 FCCLA Officers: District 5 Officer - Janessa Schmdit, President - Jill Grovijohn, Vice President - Riley Pokorny, Secretary - Lexie Brester, Treasurer - Harley Williams, Publicity Chairperson - Brooklyn Macholan, Historian - Logan Fiala, Power of One Chairperson - Brady Lund, and Recreation Chairperson - Cassie Pieper. New members were welcomed.
Chapter members were congratulated on the National Families Acting for Community Traffic Safety Runner-up Award and the Nebraska Families Acting for Community Traffic Safety Award that the chapter is receiving. Kaydence Cech and Michaela Hegemann (Gold); Audrey Coufal, Cara Dvorak, Janessa Schmidt, Blair Fiala , Carly Bayer and Brooklyn Macholan (Silver) were congratulated for the medals they earned in the National FCCLA Virtual STAR Events this summer.
The FCCLA Fall Leadership Workshop will be held virtually on September 21. The members also discussed the chapter fundraiser, FCCLA T-Shirts, and Adopt-A-Highway Clean-up on September 2. Dues are $13 per member and are due on Sept. 4. Plans were made for projects for the year. The chapter will sponsor a 5K Run on Saturday, Sept. 26 at 9:00 a.m. as part of the Honor Flight Weekend in Howells and members signed up to help with the event.
The meeting was adjourned. Cassie Pieper awarded door prizes to Jayda Bazata, Lexie Brester, and Brady Lund.