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2021 Annual Conference Call For Proposals

The Proposal Submission System is open until February 9th! We are accepting online proposals in these 3 categories: Educational Sessions, Board and Business Meetings and Community and Group Events. NOTE: Reviewers may also submit proposals when following the guidelines in the reviewer. application form. 


January 19 - February 9, 2021: Proposal Submission System Open
February 12 - 26, 2021:  Proposal Review period
March 15, 2021:  Proposal Notification

We recorded our January 15th session, Navigating the 2021 AAFCS Conference Proposal Submission System, to provide an overview of the process and our newly updated Content Strands for the 2021 Annual Conference. If you have any questions, please email annualconf2@aafcs.org.

Registration Open - #FCSsuccess Campaign Clinic, January 29

The response to the launch of our new public awareness campaign has been very strong! As we kick of the new year, we invite and encourage you to join AAFCS for a hands-on session on January 29, 2021 at noon ET via ZOOM.  In just one hour, you will see how easy it can be to raise awareness! When you leave the clinic, you will be armed with your very own action plan to jump-start your efforts that will help you tell people what happened to home economics. There is no fee, we only require energy, enthusiasm, and your willingness to raise your voice in 2021!  You can register for the clinic here.  For more information about the campaign, the toolkit and the Town Hall recording, contact nbock@aafcs.org.

FCS Face Masks Available

Our masks are 100% percent cotton, 4 layers, 6.5" wide and approximately 5" tall, blue with white imprint and are made in the USA.  The cost is $10.00 and includes shipping and handling.
Supplies are limited so don't wait!  Click Here to Order Your FCS Mask  For more information, contact, nbock@aafcs.org.

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