BE SURE TO PICK UP THE FFA SPECIAL ISSUE NEXT WEEK
Wed, 02/16/2022 - 12:42pm admin
2022 National FFA Week is Feb. 19-26
The Willow Springs FFA Chapter in Willow Springs will celebrate National FFA Week Feb. 19-26, 2022. This National FFA Week embraces more than 94 years of FFA traditions while looking forward to the organization's future. More than 760,000 members will participate in National FFA Week activities at local, state and national levels. These members have a passion for agriculture.
Designated a national week in 1947, the week of George Washington's birthday, National FFA Week runs from Saturday to Saturday and gives FFA members an opportunity to educate the public about agriculture. During the week, chapters conduct a variety of activities to help others in their schools and communities learn about FFA and agricultural education. Willow Springs FFA will celebrate National FFA Week by participating in the following activities:
Sunday -Meet us at Pomona Christian Church in Official Dress or Wear Official Dress to your own church
Monday -NO School Post a picture of your SAE to the WS FFA Facebook Page for a chance to win a cash prize.
Tuesday - Wear camo to school, Write thank you letters to alumni and stakeholders.
Wednesday -Elementary Petting Zoo Drive tractor to school day
Thursday -Teach Ag Day FFA swag or blue and gold - (Must sign waiver in Ms. Jenni’s office)
Friday -Wear Official Dress and Teacher and FFA Member’s Breakfast
FFA provides the next generation of leaders who will change the world. As the top school-based youth leadership development organization in the nation, FFA helps young people meet new agricultural challenges by developing their unique talents and exploring their interests in a broad range of career pathways. FFA members are our future leaders, our future food suppliers, our future innovators and more!
Whether it is through service projects or community gatherings, National FFA Week is a time for FFA members to raise awareness about the role the National FFA Organization plays in the development of agriculture's future leaders and the importance of agricultural education.
The National FFA Organization is a school-based national youth leadership development organization of more than 760,000 student members as part of 8,700 local FFA chapters in all 50 states and Puerto Rico.