Committees

National FFA OrganizationChapter Name: BADGER HS FFA
 

Chapter Information

Chapter Name: BADGER HS FFA
FFA Advisor(s): Larry Plapp and Candice Olson
POA Plan Name: Badger FFA 2014 – 2015
POA Plan Duration: May 2014 – April 2015
Beginning Chapter Balance: $ 3,028.56
Chapter Vision: The vision of the Badger FFA is to be a successful chapter that helps and supports the school and community.
Chapter Goals: Goal 1: To increase our Chapter membership to 120 during the 2014-2015 school year. To have 100 members by December 1st. And to have the remaining number by March 1st. Goal 2: To increase our membership that is actively involved in our chapter to 50 members. Goal 3: To increase our active membership we will create one promotional item per quarter.

 

List of committees
Chapter Name: BADGER HS FFA
POA Plan Name: Badger FFA 2014 – 2015
POA Plan Duration: May 2014 – April 2015
Committee Name: Freshman First Day Recruitment Booth
Committee Type: Chapter
Committee Purpose: To recruit new students as members and spread awareness of what FFA is to the rest of the school by setting up a booth in the club fair for the first day the freshman come to school.
Chairperson: Vice President of Chapter, Sentinel
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: National Teach Ag Day
Committee Type: Student
Committee Purpose: To provide students with the opportunity to create and teach an agriculture lesson.
Chairperson: Vice President of Student Development
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: Community Gardens
Committee Type: Student
Committee Purpose: The Badger FFA will sell plots to community members to encourage green and healthy living. They will assist by tilling the plots, distributing seeds, and helping community members to find their plots.
Chairperson: Vice President of Student Development
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: Fashion
Committee Type: Student
Committee Purpose: Design our FFA T-shirt along with the clothing order form due in September and March.
Chairperson: Vice President of Student Development
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: CDE Judging Teams
Committee Type: Student
Committee Purpose: Set up meetings to practice and put binders together, help prepare our judging teams so they will do better at competitions.
Chairperson: Vice President of Student Development
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: CDE Speaking Teams
Committee Type: Student
Committee Purpose: Organize sign-ups to increase member participation in contests. Plan practice meetings and materials to help our contestants do their best at competitions.
Chairperson: Vice President of Student Development
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: Recreation
Committee Type: Student
Committee Purpose: This committee will help plan healthy snack options for our meeting as well as activities that encourage our members to exercise and be healthy.
Chairperson: Vice President of Student Development
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: Motivational Speaker
Committee Type: Student
Committee Purpose: To invite a motivational speaker to give a presentation to the school about the dangers of bullying and how to prevent it in our chapter and community.
Chairperson: Vice President of Student Development
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: Earth Day Presentations
Committee Type: Community
Committee Purpose: To give an interactive presentation to elementary school students of the local feeder schools on how to protect the environment and keep our Earth clean.
Chairperson: Vice President of Student Development
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: Greenhouse Spring Plant Sale
Committee Type: Chapter
Committee Purpose: Manage and maintain a plant crop in the high school greenhouse as a fundraiser to support the Badger FFA financially.
Chairperson: Vice President of Chapter Development
Members: To be determined at upcomng FFA meetings.
Committee Name: Fruit Sale
Committee Type: Chapter
Committee Purpose: To plan the fruit sale fundraiser through advertising, selling, and organizing the fruit when in comes in.
Chairperson: Vice President of Chapter Development
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: FFA Week
Committee Type: Chapter
Committee Purpose: To celebrate and promote FFA during this national event. We do many activities this week like a coin drive for a local charity, a teacher breakfast, a guest speaker and games during agriculture classes.
Chairperson: Vice President of Chapter Development
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: FFA Banquet
Committee Type: Chapter
Committee Purpose: We present awards, review the year, and we announce our new officer team. We auction off our members to work for others as a fundraiser, and the money is donated to the chapter. We also invite school and community members to help celebrate our 75th year.
Chairperson: President, Vice President of Chapter Development
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: National Chapter Program Application
Committee Type: Chapter
Committee Purpose: To keep a record of all our chapter’s activities and submit them to State and National FFA and receive recognition for the activities we do.
Chairperson: President, Vice Presidents
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: Milk Machines
Committee Type: Chapter
Committee Purpose: To provide students with a healthy alternative to soda and financially support the Badger FFA.
Chairperson: Sentinel, Vice President of Chapter Development
Members: To be detemrined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: Staff Appreciation Breakfast
Committee Type: Chapter
Committee Purpose: During FFA Week the members put together a breakfast for the teachers to show appreciation for all their hard work and effort.
Chairperson: Vice President of Chapter Development
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: 8th Grade Registration Booth
Committee Type: Chapter
Committee Purpose: To encourage incoming freshman to join FFA and show them the wide variety of agriculture classes offered at Badger.
Chairperson: Vice President of Chapter, Sentinel
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: Strawberry Sale
Committee Type: Chapter
Committee Purpose: To plan the strawberry sale fundraiser through advertising, selling, and organizing the strawberry delivery.
Chairperson: Vice President of Chapter Development, Treasurer
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: Chapter Scrapbook
Committee Type: Chapter
Committee Purpose: Record our chapter’s history in pictures, captions, and newspaper clippings and to compete at the State FFA scrapbook competition.
Chairperson: Vice President of Chapter, Reporter, and Historian
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: History Hallway
Committee Type: Chapter
Committee Purpose: Educate Badger High School students and community members about our chapter and local agricultural history via displays in the agriculture hallway.
Chairperson: Vice President of Chapter, Reporter, and Historian
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: Newspaper Articles
Committee Type: Chapter
Committee Purpose: To publish articles in the newspaper to inform the public on what we are doing and put an article in school newsletters.
Chairperson: Vice President of Chapter Development, Reporter
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: Chapter Website
Committee Type: Chapter
Committee Purpose: This committee keeps the chapter website and Facebook page updated throughout the year by adding events to the calendar, adding new pictures, and keeping members informed.
Chairperson: Reporter, Vice President of Chapter Development
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: Chapter Membership Roster
Committee Type: Chapter
Committee Purpose: Entering contact information on new and returning members.
Chairperson: Vice President of Chapter Development, Secretary
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA members.
Committee Name: Time is Now Charity Drive
Committee Type: Community
Committee Purpose: During FFA Week, we will hold a charity drive in all of the 3rd hour classes to raise money for the Time Is Now and Badger Up and Out. The winning class will get a free breakfast from the Badger FFA.
Chairperson: Vice President of Community Development
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: Agriscience Day
Committee Type: Community
Committee Purpose: As part of our Food For America program, the Badger FFA invites district 3rd grade students to visits Badger’s agriculture program. The FFA members develop lessons and stations to teach the elementary students about agriculture.
Chairperson: Vice President of Community Development
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: Day of Service
Committee Type: Community
Committee Purpose: The Badger FFA will be partnering with the other students to provide help in the spring for Big Foot State Park as well as our school courtyard and the community garden. We will be planting flowers, pulling weeds, clearing paths, and picking up trash.
Chairperson: Vice President of Community Development
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA members.
Committee Name: Discovery Barn
Committee Type: Community
Committee Purpose: At the Walworth County Fair, the Badger FFA will partner with Big Foot FFA to educate the general population about agriculture.
Chairperson: Vice President of Community Development
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: Agriculture in the World Night
Committee Type: Chapter
Committee Purpose: This committee will plan and set up a activity night where we will exhibit agriculture methods and foods from a variety of countries.
Chairperson: Vice President of Community Development
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
Committee Name: Wreath and Poinsettia Sale
Committee Type: Chapter
Committee Purpose: Set-up, organize, and promote the poinsettia and wreath sale. We advertise the sale on the school website, through mailings, and set up a table at the parent-teacher conferences to sell plants.
Chairperson: Vice President of Chapter Development
Members: To be determined at upcoming FFA meetings.
POA Calendar-Organized by timeline
Chapter Name: BADGER HS FFA
POA Plan Name: Badger FFA 2014 – 2015
POA Plan Duration: May 2014 – April 2015
MONTH: September 2014
Date Committee/Plan Event
12 Badger FFA 2014 – 2015 September Meeting
MONTH: October 2014
Date Committee/Plan Event
17 Badger FFA 2014 – 2015 October Meeting
MONTH: November 2014
Date Committee/Plan Event
14 Badger FFA 2014 – 2015 November Meeting
MONTH: December 2014
Date Committee/Plan Event
12 Badger FFA 2014 – 2015 December Meeting
MONTH: January 2015
Date Committee/Plan Event
9 Badger FFA 2014 – 2015 January Meeting
MONTH: February 2015
Date Committee/Plan Event
13 Badger FFA 2013 – 2014 February Meeting
MONTH: March 2015
Date Committee/Plan Event
13 Badger FFA 2014 – 2015 March Meeting
MONTH: April 2015
Date Committee/Plan Event
13 Badger FFA 2014 – 2015 Badger Annual Banquet