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  • What is DECA?
    DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America) is a student leadership organization that focuses on preparing emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high schools and colleges around the globe. Here is a link to a more thorough description: http://oregondeca.org/what-is-deca. Here is a link to a video on Oregon DECA: http://oregondeca.publishpath.com/get-deca#getdeca.
     
    The most informative site on DECA is the Oregon DECA site, which can be found here:http://oregondeca.publishpath.com/.
     
    How DECA benefits students:
    a.       Builds new skills: Business/Leadership
    b.      Builds Resume
    c.       Work experience (Buck Stop)
    d.      Leadership experience (officer positions)
    e.       College Application
    f.        Job Application
    g.      Scholarships
    h.      Travel to events and competitions in and out of state
    i.        Receive DECA T-shirt
     
    What students are expected to contribute to DECA:
    a.       Pay Membership Dues
    b.      Work at Buck Stop
    c.       Budget time for meetings and competitions
    d.      Participate in DECA sponsored events and fundraisers (Halloween party, Superbowl party, etc.)