Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda is a nonprofit 501 (c) (3) education association with a quarter-million students preparing for careers in business and business-related fields. The association has four divisions:
- Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) for high school students
- FBLA-Middle Level for junior high, middle, and intermediate school students
- Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) for postsecondary students
- Professional Division for business people, FBLA-PBL alumni, educators, and parents who support the goals of the association
FBLA-PBL is organized on local, state, and national levels. Business teachers, advisors, and advisory councils (including school officials, business people, and community representatives) guide local chapters. State advisors and committee members coordinate chapter activities for the national organization. FBLA-PBL is the largest business career student organization in the world. The high school division has 215,000 members and the newest group, the Middle Level has nearly 15,000 student members. There are more than 11,000 advisors worldwide.
Mary Jane Thomas, NC FBLA State Adviser
NC FBLA State Office