DOTS FOR DOLLARS
BPA - TEXAS ASSOCIATION STATEWIDE SPECIAL OLYMPICS SERVICE PROJECT GUIDELINES
THROUGHOUT THE STATE OF TEXAS, BPA CHAPTERS WILL BE CONDUCTING SERVICE PROJECTS FOR SPECIAL OLYMPICS. WE WOULD LIKE TO ENCOURAGE YOUR CHAPTER TO PARTICIPATE IN THE STATEWIDE PROJECT- DOTS FOR DOLLARS! YOUR STATE OFFICER TEAM HAS SET A GOAL OF $10,000 TO BE COLLECTED AND DONATED TO TEXAS SPECIAL OLYMPICS. JOIN US IN PROMOTING SPECIAL OLYMPICS ACROSS OUR STATE.


events and conferences
Regional Leadership Conferences:
Held on one of the last three weekends in January. Regional Conference dates and deadlines are set by Regional Advisors. These conferences are in the planning phases and will be posted to the Conference tab.
State Leadership Conferences
March 6-9, 2019 in Dallas, Texas
March 3-7, 2020 in Dallas, Texas

National Leadership Conferences
May 1-5, 2019 in Anaheim, California
May 6-10, 2020 in Washington D.C.
May 5-9, 2021 in Orlando, Florida
 
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Exciting Virtual Membership Option!

- Virtual Membership Program Information

- Virtual Membership Application

Texas BPA also has an online Virtual membership option. If you are looking to join BPA but do not have a chapter at your school, you can join the Virtual chapter available for middle level, secondary (high school) and post-secondary (college). For more information, contact Texas BPA State Advisor, Diana Weber.

News
April 2019
Business Professionals of America Announces Brand Refresh
Anaheim, CA (April 29, 2019) - Business Professionals of America (BPA) has unveiled a new logo and updated brand identity that aligns its strategic framework and vision so it is known as an organization laser-focused on the professional development and future of our youth, providing the tools, skills and experiences needed to compete, succeed and thrive in the business world. The announcement comes as the organization prepares to welcome more than 6,000 members from across the country to Anaheim, CA this week for the 53rd annual National Leadership Conference.

The updates include a new logo, tagline, design approach, and brand colors. The goals for the new visual identity include creating clear and strong messaging with consistent visuals that are adaptable across various media; conveying an innovative organization that is evolving and future-focused; creating a sense of community that enhances the membership's connection to the organization with a renewed vision and amplified purpose; and elevating the organization's reputation for preparing students for the future. The new elements will be present on the BPA website, social media channels, communications and marketing.
March 2019
Founding Father of OEA/BPA Celebrates 100th Birthday
John "Jack" Adams was one of the founding fathers of the Office Education Association (OEA) which later became the organization that we know as Business Professionals of America. He served as our first Executive Director and on the National Board of Trustees.
March 2019
NO BULL Challenge Golden Ticket Winner - BPA member, Michaela Riggins
Michaela Riggins, BPA sophomore from Lamesa High School, won "The Golden Ticket" award for the NO BULL Challenge video contest. NO BULL is partnered with Business Professionals of America and is sponsored by the National Organizations for Youth Safety (NOYS).
March 2019
Texas Board of Directors and Staff Preparing for SLC
Your Board of Directors and Texas BPA Staff is already in Dallas and preparing for your arrival for the State Leadership Conference. We look forward to your arrival. Please be sure to have your paperwork ready so registration can go as smoothly as possible:
  • For more information about Texas Business
    Professionals of America, contact State Advisor, Diana Weber. mrsweberbpa@gmail.com