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Becoming A Member Of The Family

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Everyone becomes a part of something in high school that makes them who they are. Whether it’s a club, organization, group, or team, students in high school will most likely become involved in something they will remember forever. For me, it was becoming a member of the Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America. FCCLA has allowed me to become involved and learn more than I could have ever imagined. By becoming a member of this esteemed organization I was able to experience new ways to give service to my community and become involved in many other clubs. In addition, this organization has permitted me to travel many new places and hold multiple officer positions. All of this has taught me skills I am able to use for the rest of my life. Not only would my application be incomplete without FCCLA, but being a part of this organization has made me who I am today. When I first started high school I was shy, and never envisioned myself talking in front of a crowd. However, by being a part of an organization that promotes leadership, I was able to build up my confidence and bring out skills I did not know I had. Participating in this club has taught me to step out of my comfort zone and become the person I really am. I loved being able to express my thoughts and show others what I have to offer. FCCLA has taught me public speaking skills, time management, and how important giving service to the community is. For instance, with FCCLA acquired skills, I was able to
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