Business Professionals of America

Texas Association

Phone

210-386-4983

E-mail

mrsweberbpa@gmail.com

 

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Bids Requested

Come and work with Texas BPA! The following contract is now up for bid. If you know of anyone who might be interested, please forward this information or they can download the information on the Texas BPA website www.texasbpa.com. We need your help in soliciting qualified contractors that will work for our students. Details on this bid are provided in the linked documents.

 

Audio/Visual Contracted Service - The purpose of this contracted service is to provide quality audio and visual services for the State Leadership Conference of Business Professionals of America, Texas Association. All services and activities will be performed under the direction of and with the approval of, the Board of Directors. Your bid should be itemized and include all fees and expenses. The contract time frame is February 28, 2017 through March 5, 2017 - Texas BPA State Leadership Conference 2017 of a 1-year term with option to extend contract for a period of one year upon board approval. There is also one winter meeting (December or January) request. The location of the 2017 State Leadership Conference is the Sheraton Dallas Hotel. Details and other bid considerations can be found here.

 

Business Representative - The newly elected representative will serve a three year term starting in September 2016 and ending August 2019. Time commitments include attending a minimum of three (3) Board meetings per year, assisting with committees and working during the State Leadership Conference. Meeting dates are flexible depending on availability but plan on a meeting in mid-September, the beginning of January, the week of the State Leadership Conference and a meeting in mid-July with an attempt to align with the summer teacher conference. Submit a cover letter and resume by June 30, 2016. .

 

Upcoming Events and Conferences:

 

State Leadership Conferences:

March 2-5, 2016 in Corpus Christi, Texas

March 1-4, 2017 in Dallas, Texas

 

National Leadership Conferences

May 5-9, 2016 in Boston, Massachusetts

 

Communications

Texas BPA Fall Newsletter

Texas BPA Officer Goals and Plans

 

News You Can Use

Whether you are a new advisor or more experienced, The SOURCE is your National Connection with BPA.  You can share resources, view archived Webinar Wednesday links and download chapter resources.  You’ll need your chapter login and password to access these resources.  Log in, click around and share:  The SOURCE

 

We are TEXAS!  If you are searching through your emails to find that information, relax.  We have updates and information here for you from your State Advisor and the Board of Directors.   Stay informed!

 

Webinar Wednesdays

Join us as we share updates and information to help you grow your chapter this year and to promote projects, leadership opportunities and activities. Sign up to attend the webinars online or check out the archived information posted. http://www.bpa.org/about/webinars 

 

Welcome back advisors, students and BPA supporters.

We are excited to begin the new membership year. The online membership system will open in late August. To access the online system, log onto www.registermychapter.com/bpamem , select Member Log-in and enter your username/password. If you are looking to start a new chapter, go to http://www.bpa.org/membership/stepbystep

- Please remember to update all of your contact information and change your password during your initial log-in. The 2015-2016 membership year holds exciting member opportunities including the 2016 NLC in Boston, Massachusetts, the BPA University online system, exciting competitive events and partner programs and a renewed Alumni Division!

- Start your membership year off right, join today!

 

Other News:

**Advisors--Please note:

The National Office for Business Professionals of America has a new address. Please be sure that you send this change to your business office so that your membership dues can be processed correctly.

 

Please send all membership dues to:

BUSINESS PROFESSIONALS OF AMERICA

NATIONAL CENTER P.O. BOX 729 WESTERVILLE, OHIO 43086

 

New Resources

**New** Download the Member Handbook. Designed for members and advisors, this handbook has everything you ever wanted to know about Texas BPA and more!

 

Fundraising Opportunity - Looking for a fundraiser for your club activities? Texas BPA has partnered with Successful Promotions/Service Fundraising. Successful Promotions will donate 5% of your sales back to Texas BPA for our scholarship funds.

Contact Successful Promotions: infosuccessfulpromotions@gmail.com 

Call 1-888-615-1418

 

 

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