ABOUT ARIZONA PBL
FBLA-PBL, Inc. (National Chapter)
Future Business Leaders of America – Phi Beta Lambda, Inc. (FBLA-PBL), is a national nonprofit 501(c)(3) education association of students preparing for careers in business and business-related fields. The FBLA-PBL national association has four divisions: FBLA-Middle Level; FBLA; PBL; and the Professional Division. For more information on the national organization, please refer to the PBL Chapter Management Handbook or the national website: www.fbla-pbl.org
The State of Arizona, through a charter granted to the Arizona Department of Education is affiliated with the national association.
FBLA-PBL Arizona, Inc. (State Chapter)
The state chapter of FBLA-PBL is incorporated in the State of Arizona as FBLA-PBL Arizona, Inc., and includes the following three divisions:
- FBLA Arizona
Arizona FBLA is in their 55th year of creating leaders here in Arizona. FBLA is the entry level for many high school and middle school business students and provides a feeder system for Phi Beta Lambda chapters. PBL local chapters are encouraged to visit their area FBLA chapters and volunteer to help. It is suggested that you consider judging FBLA events to introduce your organization to potential members.
- Arizona Phi Beta Lambda (AZ PBL)
- Arizona Professional Division
The Arizona Professional Division includes FBLA and PBL alumni, chapter advisers and local businesspeople that support FBLA-PBL through their time and financial support. Professional Division members can assist local and state chapters in many ways, such as providing workshop presenters, judges, guest speakers, office tours, shadow day opportunities, and other career and professional development resources. Their affiliation is at both the state and national level; membership dues are $25 per year or $350 for Lifetime membership. If your chapter has alumni or business contacts who would like to stay involved, please encourage them to join the Professional Division. Please contact them for guest speakers and potential business tours
Welcome to the Arizona chapter of Phi Beta Lambda. We are the college division of Future Business Leaders of America. Our mission is to bring business and education together in a positive working relationship through innovative leadership and career development programs. We’re excited to celebrate FBLA_PBL 75th anniversary of creating leaders.
The state theme this year is “Legacy of Leadership” Join us this year as we build and legacy with business relationships and developing future business leaders.