Our Sphere of Influence
Founded in 1942 by Hamden L. Folkner, Future Business Leaders of America is one of the largest student-led organizations with a quarter million members around the world. In the United States, FBLA membership extends to over 6,500 chapters in 47 states and two territories: Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. On a global scale, chapters can be found in Brazil, Canada, China, the Cayman Islands, Haiti, South Korea, Taiwan, Hungary, and Tanzania! FBLA is designed to help students develop valuable business skills to ensure that they are prepared to excel in college and future careers through academic competitions, leadership development, and various educational programs.