Two Wellington students came home winners from the National Competitions of Family Career & Community Leaders of America held recently in Washington, D.C.
Brittany Miller was awarded gold in Chapter Review Portfolio and Grace Struhar took gold in Chapter Service Project Portfolio.
FCCLA is a nonprofit national career and technical organization for students in family and consumer sciences education in public and private school through grade 12.
Chapter projects focus on a variety of youth concerns, including teen pregnancy, parenting, family relationships, substance abuse, peer pressure, environment, nutrition and fitness, teen violence, and career exploration.
Courtesy photo Junior students who placed (from across all of Lorain County) at the national FCCLA competition are (back row) Kalle Howell, Sarah Gray, Cara Gould, Kendra Agnew, (front row) Grace Struhar, Amber Nelson, Brittney Forbush, Nykala Hawthorne, and Alyssa Herron.