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Southwind District

Erie Office

111 South Butler
Erie, KS 66733
620-244-3826
Fax:  620-244-3829

Fort Scott Office

210 South National
Fort Scott, KS 66701
620-223-3720
Fax:  620-223-0332

Iola Office

1 North Washington
Iola, KS 66749
620-365-2242
Fax:  620-365-7944

Yates Center Office

211 W. Butler
Yates Center, KS  66783
620-625-8620
Fax:  620-625-8645

Family and Community Education (FCE)

The Kansas Association for Family and Community Education works with K-State Research and Extension to enrich Kansas families through educational programs, leadership development and community service. Family Consumer Sciences Agents act as advisors to FCE.

The mission of Family and Community Education is strengthening individuals, families and communities through: CONTINUING EDUCATION, DEVELOPING LEADERSHIP and COMMUNITY ACTION.

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FCE Units
The Southwind FCE is an affiliate of the Kansas Organization and part of the National FCE Organization.  FCE Unitsare groups of people who learn together. Each unit determines topics of interest and members participate in planning and presenting programs to the community or to individuals.  FCE program leaders are provided training through K-State, which is passed to the individual units.  Southwind FCE members learn and volunteer together to improve the lives of their families, individuals and community.


Scholarships

Kansas Association for Family and Community Education KAFCE Scholarship Guidelines and Conditions (pdf)

Kansas Association for Family and Community Education KAFCE Scholarship Guidelines and Conditions (word)

Bourbon County Family and Community Education (FCE) Council Scholarship Application (pdf)

Bourbon County Family and Community Education (FCE) Council Scholarship Application (word)