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MHS BPA fundraiser this Thursday at Giant Bistro

Posted: by Patricia Gibson, Communications Director
News Blog Category - News The Marion High School chapter of Business Professionals of America will have a fundraiser at the Giant Bistro from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 11.
The Giant Bistro, 2215 S. Western Ave., is run by the Culinary Arts program at Marion Regional Career Center. Fundraisers for Marion Community Schools groups and community groups is a common way that MRCC and the Giant Bistro gives back to the community.


Come out this Thursday to support BPA, which has been re-established at MHS this year after a long absence. The club gives a head start to anyone who is interested in a career in business. BPA touches on a wide variety of related skills, from management, to accounting, to human resources, office systems and procedures, various computer skills, entrepreneurship, and more. The BPA competitions also include team contests, so as the club grows there will be lots of opportunities for students to earn recognition.

Any student who is interested in joining (or any business or organization that wants to find out how to support or work with the club) should contact Cathy Griffin at cgriffin@marion.k12.in.us, call 662-2546 x. 143, or visit her in the Marion Community Schools Business Office at Marion High School.