Howells-Dodge FCCLA Chapter Earns National Awards
The 2021 National FCCLA Leadership Conference was held as a hybrid event both in Nashville, Tennessee and on the FCCLA Virtual Platform from June 27 – July 2, 2021. The Howells-Dodge FCCLA Chapter, like most Nebraska chapters, did not attend the in-person conference. Competing in the Virtual National FCCLA STAR Events were Landon Dobbins and Reagan Koliha, who received National Silver Medals in Nutrition and Wellness Level 2 and Abbey Pieper, Lilly Praest and Kennady Schmidt who won National Silver Medals in Nutrition and Wellness Level 3.
The Howells-Dodge FCCLA Chapter was named the National Runner-up in Families Acting for Community Traffic Safety and will be receiving a plaque and $500. The chapter also was awarded the FACTS State Level Award of $500. At the conference, it was announced that the Howells-Dodge Chapter is the recipient of a National Lead4Change Award and Howells-Dodge Consolidated will be receiving $10,000 that can be used by the school to promote childhood literacy.