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  Ambassador Internship w/Illinois Pork, Growing Hope World Food Prize Event, National FFA Seeking your Videos & Photos  
  Mindy Bunselmeyer  10/13/2020 7:00:00 AM  
     
 

Items in this listserv:

**** Top Priority****

Leadership Training School Speeches - Click here for a document that has reflective questions that you can use with each of the Leadership Training School (LTS) speeches. 

2020 Chapter Visits

The ilaged  Youtube Channel has the 2020 Pre-recorded Chapter Visits Presentations.  Please Click here to sign up for a time to have your FFA Chapter do a “Meet & Greet” with a major.  

Click here to view the 2020 Chapter Visits Reflection Questions.  

Click here for the pdf fillable 2020 -2021 Goal Card. 

****NEW Information****

  1.  2021 IL Pork Ambassador Internship

  2. Joining Growing Hope for a World Food Prize Event 

  3. Seeking Member Videos and Photos to Feature at 93rd National FFA Convention

  1.   2021 IL Pork Ambassador Internship

2021 IL Pork Ambassador internship application with you. Please pass along to interested candidates.

OBJECTIVE

The purpose of the IPPA ambassador internship program is to serve as the official youth representative of the Illinois Pork Producers Association and to work as a part of the IPPA staff during the summer of such year in Springfield, IL. The ambassador program will be administered by the IPPA Youth Committee and the Director of Communications will serve as the internship supervisor. This position is education and communications focused. Ideal candidates are upperclassmen who are studying agriculture.

APPLICATION & DEADLINE

See attached. Deadline to apply is November 2, 2020. Interviews to be held in late November – early December.

Please reach out with any questions to Jenny Ring | Director of Communications

Illinois Pork Producers Association

6411 S 6th St Rd, Springfield, IL 62712

O: 217-529-3100   C: 217-370-5851

www.ilpork.com

 

2.  Joining Growing Hope for a World Food Prize Event Get to Know Growing Hope!  







 

Around the world, more than 690 million people suffer from hunger.

 

You can make a difference with Growing Hope’s unique volunteer opportunity.

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Join us for this special event to learn how farmers and high school students are making a lasting impact and helping to improve food security around the world. 

 

We’ll highlight the story of an FFA chapter in smalltown Iowa and share resources developed with NASAE to help students, teachers, and community leaders start working to end hunger today.

 

Hear from Max Finberg and Ron DeWeerd of Growing Hope Globally, Lauren Crawford of Belmond-Klemme FFA, and Juleah Tolosky of the National Association of Supervisors Agricultural Education.

 

This virtual event is part of the World Food Prize Norman E. Borlaug Symposium and Global Youth Institute.  Click here to learn more about Growing Lasting Solutions to Hunger - October 14, 2020, 4:00 to 4:30 p.m.

 

3.  Seeking Member Videos and Photos to Feature at 93rd National FFA Convention

National FFA shared the following with State FFA Officers on social media, and they are inviting invite you to circulate this request with state officers and other chapter leaders:

State Officers and chapter leaders, we can use your help to enhance the National FFA Convention experience for FFA members. We want to use as many member videos and pictures as possible during the general session broadcasts. You can help us by: 1) Submitting videos and pictures yourself 2) By sharing this request on your social channels 3) Talking to chapter leaders to make sure they know about this opportunity. You can visit the Complete Your Video Submission page to better understand how this all works.

*** PREVIOUS Information Shared****

**** WORTH Sharing Again****

Career Development Events:  

Ag Sales Product - Now Available

  • Click here to view the listserv message sent by the FFA Center on 9/8/2020

2020 Illinois FFA CDE Schedule (2021 CDE Schedule TBA)

  • Click here to view the listserv message sent by the FFA Center

IAVAT:

IAVAT Dues/Donations

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center

IAVAT Fall 2020 Professional Development Series

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center

 IAVAT Committees

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center

SAE Committee State Proficiency Survey - PLEASE Take a Moment to Complete

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center 

Membership Memos

  • Please complete this form if you would like to notify the Illinois FFA Center about an event in the lives of someone in our FFA Family. 

IACCAI:  

  • Officers - Jeff Landers, JJC - President, Brian Clement, College of Dupage - Vice President, Doug Robb, WVCC - Treasurer, Jess Smithers, Richland - Secretary, Pete Fandel, ICC - Past President

  • 2020 Conference = Click here for listserv from FFA Center to collect feedback

PAS

  • Officers - President - Gwen Heimerdinger, 1st Vice-President - Ryan Reeverts, 2nd Vice-President - Rob Janssen, 3rd Vice-President - Mazi Walker

Illinois FFA:

BUILD Registration

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center

Illinois FFA Proficiency Award Report for Spring 2021

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center

Opening Ceremonies 

  • The major state officers have also added FFA Opening Ceremonies for each Section featuring your Section President as the State FFA Sentinel on https://www.youtube.com/user/ILAgEd  

ISBE Budget Hearings - Please take a moment to submit written/online support

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center

Illinois FFA Chapter Files

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Section CDE Registration Reminder

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center

2020 National FFA Results for Agriscience, National Chapter Award and Proficiency Results

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center ~ Click Here to view the full results for all of our Illinois FFA Entries.  

Illinois FFA State Officer Team Updates 

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center

Illinois FFA Names Two American FFA Degree Star Finalists

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center

Tallo-AET SAE Grant Winners

  • Click here to view the listserv message about Olivia Charles, West Carroll FFA

  • Click here to view the listserv message about Dennis Wollin, South Central FFA

State Theme t-shirt, Convention t-shirts & Buttons

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center

FFA Board Updates - August 2020

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center

 Notes of Thanks to Virtual Convention Sponsors & Friends

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center

Donate to Virtual State FFA Convention

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center 

Illinois FFA Alumni and Supporters:

Illinois FFA Alumni Ranger Raffle 

  • Click here to view the listserv message sent by the FFA Center on 9/8/2020

Alumni - National Outstanding Chapter Applications

  • Click here to view the listserv message sent by the FFA Center on 9/8/2020

  • Click here to find the folder with those forms.  

Illinois FFA Alumni Council Officer Letter of Intent

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center

Alumni Update - August 2020

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center

Illinois FFA Alumni Annual Meeting & Auction Update 

  • Click here to view the listserv message sent by the FFA Center.  

Illinois FFA Center:

How to Pay Account Balances with a Credit Card  - For Teachers

  • Click here to view the listserv message sent by the FFA Center 

November 26 - 27, 2020 - Illinois FFA Center CLOSED - Thanksgiving

December 24, 2020 - January 4, 2021 - Illinois FFA Center CLOSED - Winter Break

Celebrate our Staff - Patti Davis, Proudly Serving Illinois FFA Center since August 23, 2010

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center

Celebrate our Staff - John Edgar, Proudly Serving Illinois FFA Center since July 6, 2015

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center 

Celebrate our Staff - Tammy Yard, Proudly Serving Illinois FFA Center since April 30, 2007

  • Click here to view the listserv message sent by the FFA Center

Illinois Foundation FFA:

2019 - 2020 Illinois Foundation FFA Annual Report 

  • Click here to view the 2019 - 2020 Illinois Foundation FFA Report

Industry Friends of agricultural education posts:

NCGA Accepting Applications for 2020 Scholarships

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center

Managing Stress During the Busy Harvest Season

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center

GROWMARK Announces 2021 Essay Contest Theme

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center

4-H Sustaining the Future Award

  • Click here to view the listserv message sent by the FFA Center on 9/8/2020

GROWMARK Foundation to Provide FFA Jackets

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center

National FFA:

SAE Grants Application Opens

  • Click here to view the listserv sent from the FFA Center

National FFA Update

  • Include lots of great information about the National FFA Convention, be sure to check out the National FFA Update.  

  • National FFA Convention Schedule 

The Horizon Conference

  • Click here to view the listserv message sent by the FFA Center on 9/8/2020

***DATES & DEADLINES - Remember***

  • October 13, 2020 - Administrative Council Meeting - 3:30 pm

  • October 14-15, 2020 - Virtual Elite Conference

  • October 17, 2020 - Horse Evaluation Virtual CDE - 10 am to 2 pm - More CDEs

  • October 22, 2020 - FFA Board Online Meeting - 3:30 pm

  • October 27 - 29, 2020 - National FFA Virtual Convention - More Information

  • October TBA - FFA State Officer Team Online Meeting

  • November 1, 2020 - FFA Roster Administrator Approval DUE

  • November 1, 2020 - FFA Dues payment received by the Illinois FFA Center

  • November 6, 2020 - GROWMARK Essay Contest Deadline

  • November 16 - Celebrating 19 years of Lori Nelson at the Illinois FFA Center

  • November 19, 2020 - FFA Board Online Meeting - 3:30 pm

  • November 19, 2020 - FFA State Officer Team Online Meeting - 6 to 8 pm

  • November 21, 2020 - Ag Sales -  Assigned Times - More CDEs

  • November 26 - 27, 2020 - Illinois FFA Center CLOSED - Thanksgiving

  • December 3, 2020 - FFA State Officer Team Online Meeting - 6 to 8 pm

  • December 12, 2020 - Agronomy Virtual CDE - 10 am to 2 pm - More CDEs

  • December 24, 2020 - January 4, 2021 - Illinois FFA Center CLOSED - Winter Break


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Mindy Bunselmeyer
Illinois FFA Center
Phone: 217-753-3328 Cell: 217-412-5646
Email: mbunselmeyer@illinoisffa.org
Address: 3221 Northfield, Springfield, IL 62702
 
     
 
 
     
     
 
 
     
     
 
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