8 in a row: Senior FFA Chapter honored again
The Brooksville Senior FFA Chapter was named the 2011 Chapter Cooperative winner for the eighth consecutive year and was recognized at the 83rd annual State FFA Convention at a ceremony in Orlando in June.
The contest is designed to promote understanding of the cooperative method of doing business while recognizing outstanding achievement in this area.
The chapter will receive $500 from the state sponsor, Florida Council of Cooperatives, to help defray expenses to attend the National Institute of Cooperatives Council.
School donates to Heifer International
At the end of the school year, Brooksville Elementary had a fundraising festival and donated $1,162 to Heifer International, which provides livestock and training to struggling families.
Heifer International recently recognized the school for its generosity.