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Each year, at the National FFA Convention & Expo, those who have made outstanding contributions to FFA are honored with Distinguished Service Citations, VIP awards or the Honorary American FFA Degree. In 2014, those recipients will be celebrated during a ceremony at the 87th National FFA Convention & Expo on Friday, Oct. 31.
Be sure to check out the list of recipients: Continue reading
And then there were 16.
The finalists for the prestigious FFA American Star Awards were announced Monday, less than three months from the start of the 87th National FFA Convention & Expo in Louisville. There, the four winners will be named in the areas of American Star Farmer, American Star in Agribusiness, American Star in Agricultural Placement and American Star in Agriscience. Continue reading
All good things, they say, must come to end. That’s the case for “Ignite FFA” — the official theme for the National FFA Organization in 2013-14.
Alas, we have something new! Yep, that’s it right there at the top of the page. The 2014-15 National FFA Organization theme is Go All Out! Continue reading
Video is a stirring communication tool, and it’s one that the Boston College Center for Corportate Citizenship wants to recognize as a way to show the difference people can make around them. National FFA Foundation platinum sponsor CSX took that challenge to heart and produced a beautiful video featuring FFA members making a difference at last fall’s 86th National FFA Convention & Expo.
Now, CSX is hoping to spread the message of FFA members playing a pivotal role in supporting National Safe Place (with the assistance of City Year and Dignity U Wear) in the BCCCC Film Festival. You can help by voting for the video now: www.bcccc.net/FilmFestival2014
Voting ends February 7.
The project, held as part of National Days of Service at the 2013 convention, was not an easy one for the FFA volunteers. Continue reading
If you either attended the 86th National FFA Convention & Expo or watched it on TV/online, you probably found yourself humming a familiar “Oh, ohohoh!” in the days that followed thanks to the official theme song of the 86th National FFA Convention.
Now, you can download that song and share it with everyone. Use it in your FFA chapter, at a conference, at a convention or at home!
(Right click and use “Save target as” or “Save link as”)
Or, if you just want to stream the song on your computer, watch this YouTube video: Continue reading