Yet another facet of FCCLA are its growing number of competitive events offered. Competitive events allow members to earn recognition in a variety of skill-based content areas of family and consumer sciences.
Benefits of competitive events:
allows members an opportunity to earn recognition;
validates the family and consumer sciences curriculum and coursework;
gives members an opportunity to integrate the skills learned in their core classes to develop, carry out and present projects that improve themselves, their families and community; and
assists in building self-confidence.