The Fauquier County FFA Alumni Chapter has officially been reactivated at the national and state levels to support the local agricultural education program.
FFA has chapters at Cedar Lee Middle, Marshall Middle, Taylor Middle, Fauquier High, Kettle Run High and Liberty High schools.
The National FFA Alumni Organization encourages local support for agricultural education program across the nation through local chapters.
Membership is open to anyone interested in supporting and promoting agriculture, agricultural education and FFA. It is not limited to former FFA members or parents of students in the program.
“As alumni, it is our responsibility to serve as a source of relief for our agriculture educators as well as attract new volunteers and supporters to help our FFA programs,” National FFA Alumni Executive Director Josh Rusk said.
The National FFA Organization provides leadership, personal growth and career success training through agricultural education to 649,355 student members. FFA has 7,859 local chapters throughout the U.S., Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The organization is also supported by 225,891 alumni members in 1,934 alumni chapters throughout the U.S.