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Carthage FFA Sponsor Fundraisers for DC Trip & Conventions

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Carthage Future Farmers of America members use food to fund raise for trips that teach. 

 Carthage FFA crews served  up a little  barbecue for  lunch today at the technical center. The money helps pay for conventions and a leadership conference in Washington D.C. 

  Office holders in the group say its an opportunity to insights from speakers that range from college coaches to military leaders.  
The current FFA chapter president credits the trip to the Washington Leadership conference her sophomore year, with her current title. 
   Alyssa Rockers says, "Leadership is that communication with other people because when you work with someone in a group you might not have the best ideas of what should happen.  If you can work with that other person, hear them  out, and help put their ideas into motion, that's true leadership because you're representing the entire group not just your own interests."

 
  It's FFA week and members will also hold a chili feed and silent auction this Friday at the high school commons beginning at 6:00pm.  

 


 

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